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Fabric inspection systems for the apparel industry

Tuesday 20th February, 2018

Fabric quality conformance plays an important part in the garment value chain. If the garment maker is unaware of defects in fabric and begins manufacturing, the cost is not just the ‘seconds’ garments produced. Real costs include the delay in shipping the full amount of first quality garments to their customer, re-equipping sewing lines and […]

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Quality assurance testing for textiles

Monday 22nd January, 2018

Quality control in textiles is concerned with being certain a product meets performance standards and customer expectations. The expectations of customers and the increasing requirements for quality control have grown in parallel with the advances in vision inspection technology. Quality assurance testing software Shelton uses state of the art imaging hardware and write bespoke machine […]

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Industry 4.0 – Create your own ‘smart factory’

Tuesday 9th January, 2018

Industry 4.0, with its focus on automation, customisation, ‘virtual’ product development and digitally integrated supply chains, is beginning to make an impact on the interactions and processes of the textile and apparel industry. The textile and apparel industry used to be a very labour-intensive, the recent advances in technology have made it a more machine-driven […]

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Shanghai Tex 2017

Thursday 30th November, 2017

Shelton Vision, with their agents Shanghai Caleb Industrial Co., Ltd, attended this year’s Shanghai Tex event. The eighteenth Shanghai International Textile Machine Exhibition (Shanghai Tex 2017) focuses on the world’s latest innovative textile technology. Shelton provided information about their WebSpector textile inspection systems. Industry 4.0 Some of the key objectives of the exhibition are to […]

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AOI inspection systems

Wednesday 18th October, 2017

Shelton builds automated optical inspection (AOI) applications that use high-performance industrial cameras and various lighting configurations that make sure you get the most from your next batch. We create tailor-made solutions that are unique to your business. Shelton brings more than one hundred years of combined machine vision experience to the table. Initiate the first […]

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