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How to Retool your Production for PPE in Just One Week

May 26th, 2020 / By: / COVID-19, News

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May 28, 2020 | Noon – 1 p.m. CST

With a global shortage of personal protective equipment (PPE), companies of all industries are eager to jump in and do their part to make it more widely available, it’s about saving lives and jobs. However, due to the complexity of PPE materials, supply chain, manufacturers must have the right network and tools such as patterns to ensure a streamlined process.  

Many companies need to quickly retool their supply chain in order to successfully develop the highest quality PPE while still remaining fast, efficient, cost effective and sustainable. Gerber Technology has already helped over 1,200 manufacturers around the world retool their entire production process in just one week, and during this webinar they’ll share with you what are the key steps.

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Karsten Newbury 
Chief Strategy and Digital Officer 

Karsten Newbury is Chief Strategy and Digital Officer at Gerber. His focus is on leveraging Gerber’s heritage of innovation to drive the company’s end-to-end “Digital Solution”, working very closely with customers in the fashion, retail and flexible materials industries to drive their digital transformation and competitiveness in the global marketplace including topics such as supply chain automation, integration and on demand manufacturing.

More recently, Karsten has played an integral role in helping Gerber’s customers transition to PPE production by leading the Gerber PPE Task Force. The Task Force has helped over 1,200 manufacturers retool and optimize their supply chain for fast & efficient PPE production, allowing them to save lives and jobs.