We are excited to share our newest innovations and anticipate that these enhancements will strengthen our position and provide our customers with greater control over their entire production process
Tolland, Conn., USA (Vocus) May 18, 2010
Gerber Technology, a business unit of Gerber Scientific, Inc. (NYSE: GRB) and a world leader in automated CAD/CAM and PLM solutions for the apparel and flexible materials industry, showcases its newest additions to their longstanding line of Gerber products for the apparel and other sewn products industries at SPESA EXPO 2010 in Atlanta.
Gerber Technology will demonstrate, a number of new products for the first time in North America, including YuniquePLM™ 3.0, AccuMark® 8.4, GERBERplotter™ XLp95 and GERBERcutter® DCS2600 with Pivex® as well as newly integrated Virtek Laser systems for the technical textile and apparel industries. In addition, Gerber Service will present GERBERconnect, their next generation service model.
Gerber’s booth will be an expression of its theme: “Protect your future” which reflects not only Gerber’s commitment to their customers but also the value and security that comes with owning Gerber Technology products.
“Given what has transpired these past few years, we felt that it was appropriate to reinforce to our customers and the markets we serve that Gerber is a brand you can trust and a company you can depend on,” explains Bill Brewster, President, Gerber Software Solutions, Gerber Technology. “We are excited to share our newest innovations and anticipate that these enhancements will strengthen our position and provide our customers with greater control over their entire production process,” adds Brewster.
PRODUCTS FEATURED AT SPESA EXPO 2010:
YuniquePLM™ 3.0 - Features extended line and merchandise planning tools, at-a-glance management visibility dashboards, enhanced user and supplier home pages, and numerous other productivity tools that enhance the user experience. YuniquePLM is an innovative Product Lifecycle Management solution that delivers a full range of functionality needed by today’s fast-paced apparel, footwear and soft goods industries.
AccuMark® 8.4 - The leading pattern design, grading and marker-making software solution. AccuMark contains the most comprehensive set of pattern development tools in the industry to meet the ever-changing needs of today's technical designers. AccuMark 8.4 key enhancements enable users to improve communication, collaboration and efficiency.
Virtek Laser Systems – In cooperation with Gerber’s subsidiary, Virtek Vision International, several new and innovative products will be showcased with GERBERcutters. LaserKit, LaserID and LaserQC are the first suite of products to be integrated with automated cutting equipment. They are designed to enhance productivity, quality and ease-of-use for most any cutting room operation.
GERBERcutter® DSC2600 with Pivex® - A high-speed, low-ply cutting system designed to cut a wide selection of complex materials with high precision. Utilizing Gerber’s Pivex cutting technology, the DCS2600 produces a high-frequency oscillating cutting motion that is capable of cutting the most intricate of material weaves with minimal disturbance to fiber integrity and orientation. The DCS2600 provides ultimate precision, throughput, and cut quality.
GERBERplotter™ XLp95 – Gerber’s newest line of Plotters, the XLp50 & 95 integrate value with state-of-the-art inkjet technology, offering competitive pricing and low cost of ownership without sacrificing productivity or performance. The intuitive LCD display panel and software interface allow for reduced operator learning curves and increased ease-of-use.
GERBERconnect™ – A proactive support package to help customers maximize uptime and productivity. A secure remote connection between your system and Gerber Service provides interactive real-time diagnostics for improved system visibility, enhanced preventative maintenance and a faster system recovery. As the next generation service model, GERBERconnet adds to Gerber’s long standing reputation as the industry leading service provider.
GERBER TO PARTICIPATE IN THE [TC]2 “COOL ZONE”
Gerber Technology will also participate in this year’s COOL ZONE 2.0, produced by [TC]2. The all-new
COOL ZONE v2.0 exhibit will highlight current and future technologies that support a totally digital supply-chain for the fashion industry. Gerber Technology will demo its GERBERcutter® DCS3600 with ContourVision™, as well as their V-Stitcher™ 3D pattern visualization software. The DSC3600 with ContourVision is designed for printed textile and industrial fabrics. The system automatically cuts complex graphics, shapes and contours for seamless material processing.
About Gerber Technology
Gerber Technology, a Microsoft Gold Certified Partner, develops and manufactures the world's leading brands of integrated software and hardware automation systems for the sewn products and flexible materials industries. These systems automate and significantly improve the efficiency of information management, product design and development, pre-production and production processes. The company offers specialized solutions to a variety of end-user markets including apparel, composites, industrial fabrics, transportation interiors and home textiles. Gerber Technology’s world headquarters are located in Tolland, Connecticut, U.S.A. with regional offices, agents and distributors in more than 126 countries serving over 22,000 customers through 16 Customer Solutions Centers on six continents. The company engineers and manufactures its products in various locations throughout the United States, Europe and Asia. For more information about Gerber Technology, connect with us on Twitter, YouTube and LinkedIn.
Through innovation and commitment to our customers, Gerber’s products have become industry standards as well as benchmarks by which all others are measured. By continuing to explore emerging technologies and to build strategic relationships, Gerber intends to continue the pace of setting new standards for innovation and productivity.
Established in 1968, Gerber Technology is one of four businesses of Gerber Scientific, Inc. of South Windsor, Connecticut, U.S.A., a corporation listed on the New York Stock Exchange under the “GRB” symbol. For more information, visit http://www.gerberscientific.com/.
GERBERcutter, AccuMark and Pivex are registered trademarks of Gerber Technology. YuniquePLM, ContourVision, GERBERplotter and GERBERconnect are trademarks of Gerber Technology. V- Stitcher is a trademark of Browzwear Ltd. All other trademarks or registered trademarks are the property of their respective owners and are hereby acknowledged.
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