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What is
Material Exchange?

What We Do

The world’s leading footwear & apparel brands trust Material Exchange to create transparency and sustainability within their supply chain through our digital transformation SaaS based solutions.

Our Approach

Material Exchange work closely with brands, material suppliers and agents to digitize and streamline complex supply chains, our revolutionary platform delivers instant digital material sample sharing, speeding up go-to-market requirements and reducing the carbon impact of the fashion industry.

Areas We Focus

Working closely with industry regulators such as FDRA and USFIA, along with authorised sustainable certification institutes, Material Exchange provides a credible source of sustainable suppliers and encourages the strengthening of the brand and supplier/agent relationship.

Sustainability

Sustainable development is a key pressure the fashion industry faces, with pressure from global carbon reduction strategies, G7 fashion pack and UN Sustainable Development Goals. Material Exchange enables brands, material suppliers and agents to achieve their own sustainability goals through our digital transformation solution

Transparency

Delivering supply chain transparency for brands, material suppliers and agents by creating a Single Source of Truth within the fashion industry by presenting clear, accurate and credible data on the production capabilities, sustainability practices and certifications of suppliers. Whilst allows brands to broadcast their requirements deep into their supply chain

Sustainable Digital Transformation

Brands are making the shift from analogue to digital and from 2D to 3D. Fashion is becoming faster and time to market is becoming shorter. Brands are demanding full transparency into their complex supply chains to help reduce costs and ensure product compliance. Material Exchange allows brands to work with manufactures digitally which reduces the reliance on physical samples, and greatly reduces material wastage for a more sustainable future.

Reimagine the Material Selection Process

WHY PTC RECOMMENDS MATERIAL EXCHANGE AS A LEADING RETAIL INNOVATION PLATFORM?

Imagine This:

An industry-backed SaaS solution that drives sustainable change within the fashion industry. A centralized repository of accurate and instant material data, and digital material samples that reduces the need and costs involved in sharing physical samples.

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Imagine That:

Having complete supply chain transparency, the ability to search and select suppliers based on sustainability accreditations, certifications and production capabilities.

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Imagine the Efficiency:

A database that allows brands to transparently view supply chain data and broadcast their upcoming material requirements deep into their supply chain. A digital transformation solution that allows suppliers/agents to instantly upload materials to share with brands.

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Imagine the Savings:

An online tool that’s able to populate PLM data target="_blank"to give development teams line-of-sight into material costs, availability, and quality and compliance issues

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Imagine the Sustainable Growth:

A database that reduces the needs and costs involved in physical sample sharing, reducing the environmental impact, strengthening relationships between brands and suppliers, allowing instant collaboration across the globe, increasing speed-to-market requirements and sustainably transforming the fashion industry.

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PARTNERS

PRICING

FULL MEMBERSHIP

IF YOU ARE A BRAND

Search materials by filter, communicate directly with suppliers in the system, have full line of sight into who on your teams are talking to what supplier, end costly data processing by being able to download specs directly into Excel or your PLM software and many more.

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FULL MEMBERSHIP

IF YOU ARE A MANUFACTURER/MATERIAL SUPPLIER $ 4000 per Year/per Company

Manage all your materials and specs in one place, streamline communication, enhance collaboration with your clients, find new brands and track analytics of what materials people are browsing.

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