Luxury French Retailer ba&sh to Use Cappasity Platform for 3D Visualization of Online Store Products

Immersive technology expert Cappasity is happy to announce a partnership with the French fashion retailer ba&sh. The brand will use the Cappasity platform for the 3D visualization of its online store products Since its creation by Parisians Barbara Boccara and Sharon Krief in 2003, luxury fashion brand ba&sh has been a major success. It is the embodiment of French bohemian style, offering signature contemporary clothing in the accessible luxury market. With 249 stores all over the world, ba&sh has ambitious…

Weatherford, INT Expand Collaboration to Create 2D, 3D Real-Time Well Visualization

Weatherford International plc announced a strengthened collaboration with upstream data visualization provider INT to provide next-level, real-time well visualization in both 2D and 3D. Weatherford will embed INT's IVAAP framework into the Weatherford Centro™ digital well delivery software, advancing its data visualization capabilities. "Weatherford's selection of the IVAAP framework for their Centro software is extremely exciting for INT," said Dr. Olivier Lhemann, President of INT, Inc. "Centro is leading the…

Serial Entrepreneur, Godard Abel, Leads $10 Million Investment in 3D Product Visualization Technology, ThreeKit

Strategic Investment Further Strengthens 3D Visualization Capabilities, Allowing Brands to Create More Interactive and Personalized Online Shopping Experiences Serial entrepreneur, Godard Abel, has led a $10 million seed round investment in ThreeKit, a 3D product configuration and visualization platform, to help the company further meet the demands of brands for more interactive and personalized e-commerce experiences. The investment will fund talent acquisition, and product and business development for the rapidly…

Survey: 60% of Online Shoppers Say They’re More Likely to Buy a Product If It’s Shown in 3D or Augmented Reality

Threekit becomes Google Trusted 3D Partner to address the urgent need for amazing 3D and AR in eCommerce due to COVID-19 Due to COVID-19, consumers are being more careful when they shop online. With fewer opportunities to view products in person, and the growing logistical challenges posed by online returns, shoppers are relying on product visuals more than ever to inform their purchasing decisions. The retail apocalypse is here, and even businesses with a large online presence are not immune. Investing in technologies such…

Bublar to Develop Interactive E-commerce Tool in 3D/AR for Aritco

Bublar Group receives an order to develop an advanced and tailored interactive e-commerce tool based on a 3D configurator to the lift manufacturer Aritco Lift. The project is a collaboration between the subsidiaries Vobling and Sayduck, based on Sayduck's 3D/AR platform and Vobling's expertise to adapt the solution for Aritco. The order value is estimated to approximately SEK 2 million over 24 months and is based on a combination of license revenue and a fixed fee. The e-commerce tool will be available on Aritco's website…

Gerber Partners with 3DLOOK to Offer Unique Digital Customer Experience

Offer the ultimate experience of the end-to-end supply chain remotely Gerber Technology and 3DLOOK, The Body Data Platform are proud to announce their partnership and integration to offer a fully-connected, digital remote supply chain experience. In a retail world in which fit is essential and working remotely due to the COVID-19 situation is the new normal, this partnership will facilitate consumers receiving personalized, high-quality garments by leveraging a fully connected, on-demand workflow. To support demand…

Tacton Visualization Empowers Customers to See and Interact with Customized Products in Real-Time

Offering Shortens the Sales Cycle, Reduces Order Errors and Educates Customers by Enabling Real-Time Collaboration Throughout the Buying Process  Tacton, a global leader in Smart Commerce solutions for manufacturers, today announced expanded visualization capabilities, enhancing the customer experience by giving manufacturers the ability to configure and view customized products in 3D and real-time via an interactive interface. Tacton Visualization empowers customers to make informed business decisions quicker and with…

HERE Unveils 3D Road Models for Advanced Driver Assistance Systems and Driver Safety

HERE Technologies, a location data and technology platform, announced at CES 2020 the launch of HERE Lanes to increase driver awareness and road safety through Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS). HERE Lanes is a digital representation of the global road network that enables a vehicle to position itself in a lane while providing drivers with lane-level visual guidance. HERE Lanes feeds ADAS and mobile applications with precise lane topology, geometry and attribute data, such as the rules of the road, vehicle height…

Wappier Raises $4 Million Seed Round to Bring Intelligent Revenue Management and ML-Based Data Visualization to App Developers and Marketers

The Wappier Platform Maximizes Revenue and Retention by Using AI to Model and Predict Consumer Behavior to Recommend the Next Best Action in Real-Time Wappier, the Intelligent Revenue Management platform for apps and businesses, announced that it has raised $4 million in seed funding as it continues to build its AI-powered revenue management and data visualization platform. The round of financing was led by Counterview Capital, with participation from other private and institutional investors. The wappier platform…

Marxent Joins Khronos 3D Commerce Working Group

The leader in 3D asset management for ecommerce is now a part of the member-driven consortium for open standards for 3D content, Virtual Reality, Augmented Reality and more Marxent, the leader in 3D asset management for ecommerce, is proud to announce that it has officially become a member of The Khronos Group 3D Commerce Working Group, a Working Group formed within Khronos to develop specifications and guidelines to align the 3D asset workflow for online retail from product design to manufacturing, so that 3D…

Magna Imperio Systems Selects Vertebrae for 3D & AR Sales Enablement

Leading Provider of Energy Efficient and High-Recovery Water Treatment Systems Empowers Its Sales Teams with Interactive Product Visualizations That Inform Prospects and Provide Accurate Dimensions for Implementations Worldwide Vertebrae, a technology innovator in interactive 3D and augmented reality commerce solutions, announced a new 3D and AR sales enablement partnership with MI Systems (MIS), a provider of high-performance desalination systems for industrial, municipal, and defense projects worldwide. With Vertebrae,…

Khronos Establishes Exploratory Group for 3D Commerce Standards and Guidelines

Leading Retailers, Manufacturers and Technology Companies Propose Collaboration on Open Standards to Enable Cross-Vendor Creation and Deployment of Photorealistic 3d Virtual Products; Interested Companies Are Invited to Join Exploratory Group to Provide Input and Feedback The Khronos Group, an open consortium of leading companies creating advanced 3D standards, announces the formation of an Exploratory Group to investigate the creation of standards and guidelines for the production and distribution of real-time 3D…

PlanGrid Delivers BIM Data in 2D and 3D Directly to Mobile Users in the Field

One of the Construction Industry's Most Widely-Used Mobile Technologies Makes Critical Data Accessible in the Field with First Major Autodesk Integration After Acquisition PlanGrid, an Autodesk company and a leader in construction productivity software, introduced PlanGrid BIM, a powerful new product integration with Autodesk Revit that enables users to immediately access Building Information Modeling (BIM) data, in either 2D or 3D, directly within PlanGrid on their mobile devices. Construction teams and facilities…

Arvizio Brings BIM, LiDAR and CAD Visualization to Magic Leap

Unified Mixed Reality Collaboration for Microsoft Hololens, Magic Leap and Vr Headsets Arvizio Inc., announced the expansion of their MR Studio enterprise mixed reality software platform to include Magic Leap One and virtual reality (VR) headsets in addition to new features for Microsoft HoloLens. Architecture, Engineering and Construction (AEC) firms as well as those in the energy, engineering and mining industries can now engage in combined mixed reality and fully immersive VR experiences while sharing design reviews,…

Sketchfab Launches App-free Augmented Reality for Brands

AR is the newest addition to Sketchfab for Enterprise, a professional 3D visualization toolkit that allows brands to improve sales performance with 3D configurators, 3D for eCommerce and more Support for native augmented reality (AR) is now available for Sketchfab Enterprise customers, on both iOS and Android. This rounds out Sketchfab’s utility for eCommerce, marketing, education, entertainment, cultural heritage and other industries, delivering 3D online, in virtual reality and now AR. Sketchfab AR allows for a very…

TechBytes with Kevin Bennett, CTO and Co-Founder at KBMax

Tell us about your role and the team/technology you handle at KBMax. I act as a CTO and Co-founder of KBMax, overseeing Technical Operations for the company’s groundbreaking Configure Price Quote (CPQ) solutions. What is the current technology roadmap to build CPQ products?  CPQ technology has primarily been used in the B2B space to help businesses sell to other businesses more efficiently. It has been implemented to significantly improve the quoting process for custom products, which allows salespeople to improve…

CorelDRAW Technical Suite 2019 Offers Precision and Control for Technical Illustration

Enhanced isometric drawing, greater document control, improved Styles workflow, and boosted performance accelerate productivity CorelDRAW® Technical Suite 2019 is the latest edition of Corel’s comprehensive graphics suite designed to maximize technical illustration and drafting workflows. Produce precise illustrations, including assembly instructions and complex schematics from original designs or existing 3D CAD renderings. A streamlined interface and boosted performance accelerate technical communication authoring, while…

HighJump Digitally Transforms Retail with Supply Chain of the Future at NRF 2019

Cloud, Warehouse Control, Voice and Simulation Revolutionize Retail Execution to Meet Ever-Higher Consumer Expectations HighJump, a global provider of supply chain solutions, unveils how it will lead the digital transformation (DX) of retail execution. Through the cloud, warehouse control, voice technology and warehouse simulation, HighJump empowers retailers worldwide with the connected, automated supply chain of the future. Consumer expectations for purchasing convenience, delivery speed, choice and adaptability are…

Tacton Revolutionizes B2B Sales Through Launch of Visual Configuration with Augmented Reality

Tacton announces the launch of Tacton Visual Configuration, an intuitive tool that extends the capabilities of Tacton's powerful CPQ software with drag-and-drop 3D Visualization and Augmented Reality (AR). The tool enables manufacturers to offer a faster, more personalized configuration process—where even the most complex of products become easier to visualize and understand. Tacton Visual Configuration is fully integrated with Tacton's advanced CPQ software, and helps accelerate the entire product configuration process…

TechBytes with Joshua Smith, CTO, Kaon Interactive

Joshua Smith CTO, Kaon Interactive Immersive Content and Visual Marketing are buzzing louder than any other marketing tool in 2018. Videos, AR/VR, and Live streaming content are perfect recipes for a powerful audience engagement at any time. We spoke to Joshua Smith, CTO, Kaon Interactive, to better understand the current state of visual marketing technologies and how his company would extend the benefits of their partnership with Google and Lenovo to customers.Tell us about your role at Kaon Interactive and the…