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By Christina O'Handley |  May 3, 2017

It looks like Jeff Bezos and the team at Amazon are getting busier. According to recent reports, Amazon was awarded a patent for an on-demand clothing manufacturing warehouse.

The online retailer's new warehouse system is designed to quickly produce clothing, footwear and bedding after a customer places their order. The system will rely on batch manufacturing based on a variety of factors, such as location, to make this rapid production a reality. Textile printers, cutters, an assembly line and cameras designed to provide product feedback will also be included in the warehouse to speed up production. 

Want to learn more about Amazon's latest venture? See the full coverage at Industrial Equipment News.

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Topics: Manufacturing and Industrial, Technology, Video, IEN

Christina O'Handley

Christina O'Handley

Christina is a Digital Content Marketing Associate at THOMASNET.com. You can find her writing about manufacturing, supply chain and technology on Tom's Blog or trying to score tickets to Hamilton.

http://www.thomasnet.com

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