Material Exchange Scanning

The footwear and apparel industries are moving to digital product creation, they require state of the art material scans and quality material attribute data to create virtual products. We can help suppliers create design-worthy digital materials to share with brands.

Leather 3D Scan

Standardized material digitalization

We provide a super high-quality digitalization service including; scanning, processing, rendering as well as photography and videography to help suppliers digitize their material inventory and showcase these materials to brands.

The scanning service empowers suppliers to share materials with brands that can be used in 2D and 3D CAD tools and rendering software like CLO, Adobe, Browzwear and more.

Advantages of material scanning

Brands and Buyers

    Less physical samples

    Less material waste

    Improve product development timescales

    Integrate into 3D CAD tools

    Find new sources of inspiration

    Easily reuse materials

    Better communication with suppliers

Material Supplier

    Save costs by using less physical samples

    Save time by being more efficient

    Easily manage and update material library

    Reach more brands with better quality material images

    Use the same material multiple times


Our high quality scans are compatible with 2D and 3D CAD tools such as:
Adobe Illustrator, CLO, Keyshot, Browzwear, Romans CAD and more.

Quick and cost efficient

Scanning Services - 2D



Using a standardized light source, the photo gives the most precise representation of a material. Perfect for the initial sourcing stage

Flatbed Scanner

Flatbed scan

Providing the best quality material scans for 2D workflows, such as: Adobe Illustrator



Ideal for stretchy or bendy materials. The video shows the durability, elasticity and texture

High quality and multi-use

Advanced Digitalization - 3D

3D Visualization

3D material digitalization for 3D applications

A high-quality visualization of a 3D material to be used in 3D CAD design tools

3D Material Conversion

3D conversion

For those transitioning from 2D to 3D. Convert 2D materials to be used in 3D design applications

Turntable photography

Turntable photography

Ideal for view dependent materials with complex appearances, such as: transparent, glittery or color traveling materials


Global scanning hubs

The Material Exchange Scanning Hubs are strategically located around the world:

Scanning Hub China

Dongguan, Guangdong Province, China

Scanning Hub India (Launching later in 2021)

Mumbai, India

Scanning Hub Europe

Stuttgart, Germany


Let us, help you, digitize your materials

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