News & Upcoming Events
3rd training on eBIZ
- 14 January 2016
The ENEA, technical partner of eBIZ since 2008 and organization in charge of writing the eBIZ Rererence Architecture under CEN Workshop supervision, organises the 3rd edition of the eBIZ training course.
The training is free of charge, held in Italian language and lasts 4 hours. It addresses IT technicians and Software Houses wtih an interest on eBIZ implementation in real business cases.
Venue and date: Bologna, 15 January 2016
Programme (in Italian only)
more information contact ENEA
5th eBIZ AB meeting in ITMA
- 16 November 2015
"ITMA is the world’s most established textile and garment machinery exhibition since 1951 [...] The drive towards sustainability in the entire textile and garment value chain is increasingly integrated with enlightened business practices, and innovative technology holds the key to environmental sustainability." (source ITMA official website)
The 5th Advisory Board Meeting has taken place in the ITMA fair kindly hosted by the exhibiting IT company Schaeffer Productique in the Hall 8 (Software)
The main topics addressed included new opportunities to support digitalisation of textile and clothing companies in Europe, particularly, SMEs. Many fashion companies appeared to increase interest in traceability along the supply chain and use of RFID tags in finished products. This may be a remarkable opportunity for further exploitation of eBIZ.
eBIZ at TradeIT Fashion 2015
- 11 November 2015
In Milan, on 11 November 2015 the expo-conference TraceIT Fashion organized by Editrice TeMi - Logistics Management and Datavalue, will focus on supply chain optimization and answers to lean management of the fashion industry from production to point of sale.
The 4th edition of the event features industry experts and companies elaborating on business cases, while accademics and consultants analyze the sector as a "system" where specific elements act. Mr. De Sabbata from ENEA will address the development and current use of eBIZ the European initiative for a common digital language in textiles, clothing and footwear industry.
Technology (and leadership) to optimizing business models
- 09 July 2015
Conclusions from a session of the IAF (Intenational Apparel Federaion) on successful implementation of technology in the Fashion Industry held at Texprocess
In the past years the fashion industry has become more reliant on technology to drive competitiveness. Technology is at the heart of optimizing existing business models.
Euratex for eBIZ in 2014
- 28 May 2015
At the occasion of its General Assembly and release of annual report, Euratex, the European confederation of the textile and apparel industry, takes stock of latest activities undertaken to support digital integration of the sector SMEs with eBIZ.
The Euratex annual report highlighths
eBIZ in Techtextil Texprocess 2015
- 05 May 2015
eBIZ in Techtextil / Texprocess fair, Frankfurt
On 4-7 May 2015, EURATEX joined the Techtextil/ Texprocess fair in Frankfurt to present its major initiatives, meet companies and learn about the latest developments. The eBIZ initiative supporting digitalization of the Textile and Clothing supplychain was presented among EURATEX priorities
about Texprocess / Techtextil
eBIZ & digital integration at Euro-Med conference
- 27 April 2015
eBIZ & digital integration in Europe and across the Mediterranea area was discussed in the prestigious Cloth Hall (Sukiennice) in Krakow, Poland on 27 April at the 2015 edition of Euro Mediterranean conference organised by European Commission
4th eBIZ Advisory Board
- 23 April 2015
The fourth meeting of the eBIZ Advisory Board (AB) takes place on 23rd April in Florence, Italy, in the framework of the IT4Fashion 2015 event. The meeting is restricted to the AB Members, insights will be shared in the afternoon workshop "Information Technologioes and data needs in the Fashion Industry", in Room A.
eBIZ in the press
- 27 February 2015
Since the release of the upgraded eBIZ Reference Architecture (July 2013) articles and press release are published by national or global sources.
These information provides different perspectives on eBIZ and the benefits of standard digital communication for the fashion business.
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