Research & Development
Bordo Group R&D team is preparing its infrastructure for Industry 4.0, taking concrete steps to update associated processes and applications. Bordo Group has never ceased investing in R&D and innovation, and places Industry 4.0 at the heart of its approach. Industry 4.0 is a vision that involves manufacturing technologies, and the transformation it is due to bring will result in significant changes to production centers and processes. The production transformation will focus on facilitating instant interaction in all steps along the supply chain, allowing the communication-driven management of suppliers, warehouses, market shelves and processes at smart facilities. Intelligent devices will constantly feed information on stock levels, supply chain disruptions, damaged goods, and order and supply level changes. As a consequence, processes will be reshaped to ensure efficiency and productivity.
Bordo Group is preparing for the Industry 4.0 revolution
Industry 4.0 incorporates improvements for each line of business within the fashion industry. These enhancements include cost-effective smart warehouses with flexible design and software systems, enabling real-time tracking and intervention. Their infrastructures will be adapted for new technologies, facilitating effective supply chain management. Structures able to eliminate security vulnerabilities will also be offered, with the potential to monitor and control environmental factors while enabling data-based decisions to be taken within each service network. In view of the above, Bordo Group will shift its skills and resources into Industry 4.0.
Bordo Group R&D and Industry 4.0
In light of Industry 4.0 developments, Bordo Group is turning data into meaningful information by making objects detectable, carrying out research on self-determining technologies, and conducting pilot projects. In line with the strategy of applying the principles of Industry 4.0, Bordo Group’s R&D focus has put Logistics 4.0 at its center through digitalization and visualization, process integration via the internet and mobile applications, the creation of networks between objects, cloud computing and communications technologies, and simulation and robotic systems.
The mission of the Bordo Group R&D team is to create innovative services in cooperation with all its stakeholders and integrate technology in all value chains, enabling the company to play a leading role in the transformation of the industry.
The work of the unit encompasses fields such as production planning, delivery network design, pricing, ergonomics, process analysis, quality management, capacity planning, facility design, and investment planning. Bordo Group R&D team follows interdisciplinary methodology, utilizing capacities from a number of fields in harmony including process development, optimization, simulation, software development, quality systems management, and project management.