Senses and Sensibility: Putting the Consumer at the Center of Simulation and Design

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by Michael Plishka, Consumer Goods, Consumer Packaged Goods & Retail Industry Solutions Experience Senior Manger, Dassault Systèmes. But today’s advancements in simulation, material science, and production technology enable us to work that process in reverse.

‘My Design’ webinar: how a typical furniture company turns ideas into reality?

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Sketching combined with the intuitive act of painting demonstrates the power of realistic 3D modeling. Simulation and Validation. Integrating simulation in the design workflow improves quality and reduces the cost linked to physical testing.

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The first European Consumer Launch of the QUANT-U Footwear Experience at Le Bon Marché

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For this process, Quant-U has been integrated with Dassault Systèmes’ 3D EXPERIENCE platform to enable a cloud-based, data-driven design that works in full automation and is able to generate infinite iterations of 3D models.

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Driving packaging trends with the 3DEXPERIENCE platform

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To meet these challenges, RETAL adopted the 3D EXPERIENCE® platform including its integrated applications CATIA for design and SIMULIA for analysis and digital simulation. With the 3D EXPERIENCE platform, RETAL can design and simulate the best package.

Experiencing IoT in Barcelona

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Participants were also able to check out the “Modeling and Simulation for Line Builders” demo, to discover how users can validate design early and assist or automate calibration to augment troubleshooting capabilities.

Can 3D Technology Spawn Better Athletes?

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While it is already possible to go online or into a shop to choose the color and design of shoes, 3D modeling and printing technology is now being used to mold and shape footwear for customers to create the definitive personalized design. Next Up: 3D Modeling for the Masses.

Accelerating CPG Innovation with a Product Innovation Platform

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It provides cohesive product model that pulls together formulas, packaging, labeling, artwork, compliance, and more so that everyone is working on the same information. Then, it leverages mathematical and scientific models to simulate the product, for example to optimize packaging designs.

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Optimal Device: Using Tosca to Design for Different Manufacturing Processes

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Tosca is as close to magic as you can get with simulation” – Rob Stupplebeen, Optimal Device. Starting from the NCAA rules regarding stick dimensions, Stupplebeen created a CATIA model of the head component with the largest permissible amount of material. Consumer Goods & Retail

Optimal Device: Using Tosca to Design for Different Manufacturing Processes

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Tosca is as close to magic as you can get with simulation” – Rob Stupplebeen, Optimal Device. Starting from the NCAA rules regarding stick dimensions, Stupplebeen created a CATIA model of the head component with the largest permissible amount of material. Consumer Goods & Retail

Optimal Device: Using Tosca to Design for Different Manufacturing Processes

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Tosca is as close to magic as you can get with simulation” – Rob Stupplebeen, Optimal Device. Starting from the NCAA rules regarding stick dimensions, Stupplebeen created a CATIA model of the head component with the largest permissible amount of material. Consumer Goods & Retail

Technology Trend Setters and Innovators in Aerospace: What Do They Have in Common?

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See the scaled physical model and the virtual model and discover how they accelerated development of the Thrust Reverser Unit (TRU) prototype. As the growth of the aerospace and defense industry continues, the number of non-traditional players also seems to be growing.

Do you want your shoes to fit better?

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The future of retail is customized. Any customer can have a car painted any color that he wants, so long as it is black,” Henry Ford famously said in 1908 when he launched the Model T, the world’s first mass-produced car. This article appeared in our 2018 annual report.

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SOLIDWORKS World 2017 Day Three Recap: The Future

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Kishore then went on to discuss four ecosystems driving SOLIDWORKS: design to manufacturing, data management, simulation and IoT. With releases of MBD, Inspection, Costing, Plastics Injection Simulation, DFM, and Composer, this ecosystem has exploded over the last several years.

The Evolution of the Fashion Industry – and Where Tech is Taking it Next

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Firstly, by actively embracing the very technology that retailers still view as a threat to the traditional high street. Online clothes shopping is a huge business, the popularity of digital retailers burgeoning in the last few years ahead of their bricks and mortar rivals.

LettUs Grow: Sustainably Feeding the Next Generation

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Using SOLIDWORKS PCB, Electrical and Standard, we have modelled the farm in its entirety as a large, electro-mechanical assembly. offers complete 3D software tools that let you create, simulate, publish, and manage your data.

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Felcana: The New Product that Revolutionises Pet Care

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With SOLIDWORKS on their team, Felcana’s designers got to work on refining their product through intensive 3D modelling, exploring different options in terms of size, design and appearance. The team expect to beta test in early 2017 and are anticipating a 2017 retail launch.

Q&A with 3DS’s Cloud Expert

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Digital technology trends such as mobility, Internet of Things (IoT), big data and analytics are changing business processes and disrupting business models.

Evaluating the Total Cost of Ownership of a Drone

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Several models are highly recommended for those trying to save money: Hubsan X4 H107L – At only $30, the Hubsan X4 Quadcopter is one of the cheapest drones available. The new model’s lights look great while flying at night and it comes pre-programmed to make acrobatic flips.

Redefining How AEC Can Apply BIM for Digital Design & Construction: A Recap of BIM World 2016

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It is a community that is growing in popularity among home builders, kitchen retailers, architects, and consumers around the world. Building Energy Efficiency Project Manager at ENGIE Lab, presenting First Steps to the Development of a 3D Generic Modeling Platform for Urban Infrastructures.

Building Agile and Sustainable Future Ready Airports – Smart Airport Operations

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How do we improve the airport retail experience? [3](2018, 3D Building Information Modelling (BIM) PLM : For optimizing the management of facilities throughout the building life cycle e.g. design, construction, procurement and logistics of different facilities, spaces, networks and utilities.

The 3D printing uses: prototype

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The proof of concept is used to test some aspect of the intended design without attempting to exactly simulate the visual appearance, choice of materials or intended manufacturing process. When one speaks about 3D printing, he often has in mind a prototyping technology.

How virtual reality will dramatically redefine architecture

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One particularly advanced design method is called building information modeling; with BIM, architects use meta-data about projects to create interactive, digital prototypes of buildings. Pagotto comes from the world of luxury retail design; Demangel is a veteran of the video game world.

Foamy Headphones and Smelly Clothes: Designing for the Second Moment of Truth

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” Designing with a broadly aspirational approach often means putting a series of virtual prototypes in front of focus groups, simulating interaction and providing a realistic rendering that can then be iterated upon before even printing out a physical prototype.

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Mixed Reality Experience at Smart Manufacturing Experience to Showcase Virtual Reality, Augmented Reality Technologies and Plant of the Future

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During these demonstrations attendees will see live factory analytics, virtual machine demonstrations, modeling, and simulation in a factory environment.

The CAM Ecosystem at SOLIDWORKS World 2015

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Save significant time and instantly boost your productivity by eliminating the need to export/import/repair models. Always work on the most current design model. Design models to improve manufacturability. Besides the offsetting, the clamps and machine heads are also simulated.

Drone Warfare: A Review of Battle Drones

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In this review, we look at several models of battle drones currently available in the market. The Air Hogs Star Wars X-Wing vs. Death Star Rebel Assault, retailing at $130, comes packaged with an X-Wing quadcopter, a Death Star, and one controller.

Drones from A Galaxy Far, Far Away: A Review of the Star Wars Drones

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The drones retail at $179 and come in 3 models, each one hand-painted and intricately designed down to the wear and tear suffered from hard-won victories. Prior to the Propel drones, SpinMaster had already released a Millennium Falcon drone in 2016 which retails for $120.

Best Gaming Headsets Under $100

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Make and Model. Both presented a solid case for the throne, but in the end, the G430 got the nod because it’s the true budget option, retailing for less than $40 at most stores. Some models come with LED lights while others have large, over-the-top logos on the ear cups.

Engineered. Bespoke. – The R160

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HiETA’s Customisation and Parametric Modelling Tool (Photo courtesy of HiETA Technologies). Simulation specialists, Altair, was made responsible for the optimisation of the bike’s additively manufactured connecters.

RESHORING: THE TREND FROM GLOBALIZATION TO…

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The emergence of localization and regionalization as a preferred business model is good news for the reshoring trend. Simulation. Retailers and distributors as well as OEMs and contract manufacturers can benefit from better understanding the cost factors of offshore products, and reevaluating their own domestic vs. offshore mix. “RESHORING: THE TREND FROM GLOBALIZATION TO LOCALIZATION” By Harry Moser, president at Reshoring Initiative, Industry Today.

Laying the Groundwork for Factories of the Future

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But it reportedly differs from a smartphone platform in that it addresses data management, modeling, and key performance metrics as apps that can be assembled into a workflow to provide information for management decisions to be made in real time. By Mark Shortt, Design-2-Part Magazine.