Digitalization and Industry 4.0 in Automotive Seat & Interior Manufacturing
In the automotive design world, interiors once played the second fiddle. The glamour and glory resided in the sleek, beautiful sheet metal of the exterior. But the game has radically changed. Technology is transforming what carmakers can do with interiors. New mega trends will change how customers spend time in the cabin. Some key players in the market already reacted and took a strategic decision towards a 100% interior focus and split off their seat manufacturing activities.
As the trusted advisor to the automotive industry for integrated cutting room solutions, Lectra is ideally positioned to empower all automotive supply chain members with agility and business control to take their products to market quickly and efficiently with the highest level of quality. The company’s in-depth expertise improves manufacturing processes and enables suppliers of fabric or leather seats and interiors as well as airbag manufacturer to achieve their long-term operational excellence and cost-reduction objectives.