The United States Fashion Industry Association (USFIA) is excited to announce that Material Exchange will continue as our Innovation Partner for 2022. Material Exchange will help us deliver innovative solutions to challenges faced by global brands and retailers throughout the supply chain.
Material Exchange is an online platform which allows designers, material teams, product developers and material vendors to collaborate, filter and organize the raw materials for their collections all within a secure environment. Brands are able to connect with suppliers from around the globe, allowing for increased agility in case of disruptions in the supply chain. The platform helps apparel and footwear brands analyze, optimize, and digitize their material supply chains to create a more sustainable and transparent fashion industry while helping companies cut development costs and increase speed-to-market.
In 2021, Material Exchange shared their innovative digital supply chain management solutions for fashion brands and retailers by participating in USFIA publications and webinars as well as through featured speaking roles at USFIA events.
In 2022, Material Exchange will participate in USFIA’s webinars and industry events to provide innovative solutions and insights into topics such as:
- How to make digitalization a part of your sourcing strategy to mitigate COVID-19 disruptions.
- The future of sustainable digital transformation.
- How Material Exchange is transforming the material sourcing industry.