Will This New Amazon Patent Revolutionize the Apparel Industry?
We've already told you that Amazon is taking drastic steps to shakeup the apparel industry. But the e-commerce giant continues to surprise us, and this new patent could be big.
According to Re/Code, Amazon was awarded a patent for an on-demand manufacturing system that can quickly produce clothing once a customer places an order. The system would consist of textile printers, cutters, an assembly line and cameras to photograph garments for future feedback.