Handloom & Tech

Empowering Handloom: Selyn and The London College of Fashion Pave the Way with Blockchain Technology

In an era where technological innovations are reshaping industries, the handloom sector is not left behind. Handloom fame Selyn, Sri Lanka’s pioneer in fair trade handloom manufacture, in collaboration with The London College of Fashion, is making waves by pioneering the use of blockchain technology to address the myriad challenges faced by the handloom industry. …

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Empowering Weavers: A Collaborative Journey of Handlooom.com and SaveHandloom.org

India’s handloom industry weaves a tapestry of exquisite artistry, reflecting the country’s cultural heritage. The skilled weavers and artisans behind these creations contribute significantly to our identity. However, their livelihood often faces challenges. In this blog, we delve into the impactful collaboration between Handlooom.com, a Private Limited Company with a global e-commerce site, and SaveHandloom.org, …

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How RFID Tags Can Revitalize the Handloom Industry

India’s rich tapestry of handloom textiles faces a modern-day challenge. While celebrated for their intricate beauty and cultural significance, handloom weavers struggle with opaque supply chains, counterfeiting, and limited market reach. The good news? Innovation like Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) tags holds the key to untangling these threads and weaving a vibrant future for the …

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Revolutionizing Indian Handloom Industry with NIR Spectroscopy

Near-infrared (NIR) spectroscopy has the potential to be a game-changer for the Indian handloom industry, especially in tackling counterfeiting and other challenges. Here’s how: Combating counterfeiting: Accurate fingerprinting: NIR spectrometers can analyze the unique chemical composition of handloom fabrics, creating a spectral fingerprint for each type of fabric. This fingerprint can be used to instantly …

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Potential benefits of DNA tagging for the Indian handloom industry

Combating counterfeiting and piracy: Authenticity verification: DNA tagging provides a unique and near-impossible-to-fake identifier embedded in the fibers themselves. This can help verify the origin and authenticity of handloom products, making it much harder for counterfeiters to imitate them. This can restore consumer confidence and protect the reputation of genuine handloom products. Traceability: DNA tagging …

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