SHIMA SEIKI supports its users in all stages of the product supply chain through various web-based services.
The Shima KnitPLM website features the world's first PLM system dedicated to the flat knitting industry. Shima KnitPLM connects SHIMA SEIKI products with the customer's core systems such as ERP and SCM using the latest IoT technology, and ensures traceability and improved productivity throughout the value chain.
Frequently asked questions about SHIMA SEIKI products are answered. A search function is available for searching topics using key words. Furthermore some questions are answered in an easy-to-understand manner through the use of videos.
An archive of approx. 10,000 original knit samples is available for free viewing by SHIMA SEIKI users. Users may purchase knitting data as well.
A web service for inspiring creativity in the fashion industry, staf features an impressive volume of archive data including collection photos, fabrics, designs, illustrations, patterns and more. Information can be organized using tools that are intuitive and easy to operate for effective product planning.
yarnbank is a website for searching and downloading digital yarn data that can be used for virtual sampling on the SDS-ONE APEX series 3D design system, free of charge. Accuracy of simulations and efficiency of product planning can be improved, while it offers the yarn company a new channel for sales promotion.
Online training allows users to take classes for SHIMA SEIKI products when or where it is convenient, and at their own pace. Basic Knitting and Design System Courses are available in a number of languages.
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