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Lectra to Share Insights at Texprocess Americas

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ATLANTA, May 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lectra, the world leader in integrated technology solutions dedicated to industries using soft materials--fabrics, leather, technical textiles and composite materials--will showcase process and technology innovations during Texprocess Americas at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta, GA from May 13-15, 2014.

Texprocess Americas is the largest North American trade show for the development, sourcing and production of sewn products. Lectra's 40+ years of experience will be on display in booth #3341, including the industry's most advanced technology solutions from design to the cutting room. Lectra's experts will provide overviews of design, development, pre-production, production and product lifecycle management solutions, including live demonstrations of the latest generation of Vector fabric cutters.

Lectra will take a leading role during the Texprocess Americas Symposium, which is a set of ten sessions structured to discuss the most pressing issues faced by today's sewn products industry. Lectra executives will share insights and capabilities in three sessions, covering the impact of 3D technology on fit, grading and virtual prototyping; how to connect design and development teams to create a competitive advantage; and how to achieve operational excellence with an integrated cutting room.

"Texprocess Americas brings together the leaders in the sewn products industry, allowing executives to learn about the latest advancements in their respective markets," says Roy Shurling, President of Lectra North America. "We encourage attendees to visit our booth #3341 to see live demonstrations, speak with our industry experts and learn how the combination of technology, process expertise and lean methodology allows companies to optimize operations, reduce operating expenses, increase margins and remain ahead of the competition."

About Lectra

Lectra is the world leader in integrated technology solutions that automate, streamline and accelerate product design, development and manufacturing processes for industries using soft materials. Lectra develops the most advanced specialized software and cutting systems and provides associated services to a broad array of markets including fashion (apparel, accessories, footwear), automotive (car seats and interiors, airbags), furniture, as well as a wide variety of other market sectors, such as aeronautical and marine industries, wind power and personal protective equipment. Lectra serves 23,000 customers in more than 100 countries with 1,400 employees and $270 million in 2013 revenues. The company is listed on NYSE Euronext.

For more information, please visit www.lectra.com

Contact - Lectra North America: Jahmin Lee
Email: ja.lee@lectra.com
Tel.:+1 770 422 8050 - Fax: +1 800 538 7619

SOURCE Lectra