Technology-Driven Sustainability

Innovation in the Fashion Supply Chain

  • Gianpaolo Vignali
  • Louise F. Reid
  • Daniella Ryding
  • Claudia E. Henninger

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-ix
  2. Gianpaolo Vignali, Louise F. Reid, Daniella Ryding, Claudia E. Henninger
    Pages 1-6
  3. Celina Jones, Claudia E. Henninger
    Pages 81-92
  4. David J. Tyler, Sara L.-C. Han
    Pages 93-116
  5. Madalena Pereira, Liliana Pina, Benilde Reis, Rui Miguel, Manuel Silva, Paulo Rafael
    Pages 117-136
  6. Helen McCormick, Ran Zhang, Rosy Boardman, Celina Jones, Claudia E. Henninger
    Pages 137-154
  7. Rosy Boardman, Claudia E. Henninger, Ailing Zhu
    Pages 155-172
  8. Vedika Dugar, Marta Blazquez, Claudia E. Henninger
    Pages 195-217

About this book


This book provides a critical overview of technologies that are used within the fashion industry and supply chain, with a special emphasis on how they engender sustainability and the circular economy. The chapters present contemporary case studies alongside new research on technologies such as 3D printing, 3D scanning and recycling technology to assess the effect they will have on the future of fashion and its global supply chain.


technology sustainability fashion industry innovation 3D printing product development circular economy

Editors and affiliations

  • Gianpaolo Vignali
    • 1
  • Louise F. Reid
    • 2
  • Daniella Ryding
    • 3
  • Claudia E. Henninger
    • 4
  1. 1.School of MaterialsUniversity of ManchesterManchesterUK
  2. 2.The University of GloucestershireCheltenhamUK
  3. 3.School of MaterialsUniversity of ManchesterManchesterUK
  4. 4.School of MaterialsUniversity of ManchesterManchesterUK

Bibliographic information

Industry Sectors
Materials & Steel
Chemical Manufacturing
Finance, Business & Banking
Consumer Packaged Goods