SUNDAR is building software that connects apparel brands and retailers with suppliers of textiles, raw materials and garments - and transforming the fashion supply chain by driving the speed, responsiveness and sustainability standards demanded by today’s digital consumers. Sundar’s core technology and sustainability initiatives can integrate with retailer’s apparel sourcing programs and supply chain innovation strategies in these connected ways:
Vendor Discovery & Development Marketplace: Deliver speed and scale to sourcing and sustainability including solutions with a proprietary interface to accommodate full network of suppliers, optimized for scale and speed. Discovery of materials, products, supplier capabilities are instantly accessible and sustainability accreditation more easily surfaced. New capacity planning marketplace layer to address persistent supply chain issues around subcontracting and enable better forecasting for both buyers and suppliers, capacity tracking and optimization of production using blockchain technology and calculation algorithms.
Transparency Tracking & Engagement Indicators: Supplier capacity building and transparency tracking tools and analytics through a tool integrating assessments of indicators of suppliers’ and manufacturer’s likely social (labor), health and safety and environmental sustainability standards leveraging the strengths of existing open-source tools and performance databases. Sustainability indicators are taken into account more rapidly in real-time in the design and sourcing process.