Paris-based Lectra reports Under Armour, Baltimore, Md., has chosen Lectra equipment — including the Brio fabric spreader and Vector™ fabric-cutting machine — for its new 35,000-square-foot UA Lighthouse manufacturing and design center. Housing the latest technologies, the collaborative center will allow designers and manufacturers to develop innovative methods for creating and delivering state-of-the-art product.
“This partnership is the start of what we hope will be a long and fruitful relationship between two like-minded global companies,” said Jason Adams, president, Lectra North America. “Our technology is very much in line with where Under Armour wants to take manufacturing. As a company that also strives to push the boundaries of innovation, we applaud the leadership Under Armour has shown and we are honored to be involved in the launch of such an ambitious project.”