Material Exchange

State-of-the-art 2D and 3D scanning

Digitize your materials and components to showcase your collections at their best

State-of-the-art 2D and 3D scanning​

Digitize your materials and components to showcase your collections at their best

state-of-the-art scanning services

Get digital-ready​

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Digitize workflows

Brands are adding 3D workflows to their product development processes. Increase business opportunities by adding 3D to your offering.

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Present your materials

Quality material scans alongside detailed material attribute data help brands get an accurate picture of your materials.

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Decrease costs

Lower costs of sending material samples to multiple brands. Scan a single material and seamlessly share it with the brands you choose.

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Be more sustainable

Digital samples reduce the circulation of physical samples, lowering both waste and CO2 emissions.​

Our scanning services​

Material Exchange offers a high-quality digitization service which includes scanning, processing, and rendering as well as photography and videography to help you digitize your material inventory and showcase your materials to brands.

Scanned materials can be used in 2D and 3D CAD tools as well as rendering software like CLO, Adobe, Browzwear, and more.

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Photography

Precisely captured

Offers an accurate representation of a material. 

Flatbed scan​

2D ​done right​

Provides the highest-quality material scans for 2D workflows like Adobe Illustrator.

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3D digitization​

As simple as​ 1, 2, 3D

Provides superior visualizations of 3D materials to be used in 3D CAD design tools.​

We use a cutting-edge 3D VIZOO Scanner to create color-calibrated scans and a seamless material scanning experience for 3D designs. All 3D material scans can be exported to multiple 3D creation software and can be viewed through our 3D Viewer.

Scanning options

Scanning hubs

Send your fabrics to one of Material Exchange’s scanning hubs or partner alliances.

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Service to​ your door

Get scanning services straight to your door with 2D or 3D options, then upload the files to our DSP.​

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Self-scanning

Scan your materials as photos, videos, or in 2D design and upload the files to Material Exchange's Digital Sourcing ​ Platform (DSP).​

Where to digitize your materials​

Scanning hubs

We provide a superior scanning service to help suppliers digitize their material inventory and showcase these materials to brands through our strategically located scanning hubs around the world (with more to come!).​

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Start your scanning today

Digitizing your materials and components as high-quality scans is critical to getting your offerings in front of your target audience. Get the ball rolling today by reaching out to us about the scanning service that best suits your needs!