What Impact Will the Robot Revolution Have on the Fashion Industry?

Global Fashion Agenda, the organizers of Copenhagen Fashion Summit, is urging companies throughout the fashion industry to embrace environmentally and socially responsible practices, and maintains that companies like H&M are leading the way.” claims Everyone is talking about robots, and the fashion industry is no exception.In fact, circularity is going to be the application that will constrain the fashion industry to an appropriate scale, according to Paul Dillinger, Vice President and Head of Global Product Innovation and Premium Collection Design at Levi Strauss & Co.”The big challenge is how to make sure everyone in the industry can benefit from these changes.”At this week’s Copenhagen Fashion Summit, a group of panelists speculated about the various impacts that robotics, automation and A.I. may have on the global apparel industry in coming years, highlighting the plight of today’s human workers.

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