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How an inventor and his company changed the fashion industry.

The inside story of a company that went on to lead a revolution in knitwear manufacturing.

Written by the inventor himself, the book explains both the innovation and philosophy behind his success.

Today, Wholegarment knitting machines produces knitwear for major high-street brands as well as high-end fashion houses.

An inspiring book about invention and the pursuit of perfection.

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Publisher: LID Publishing

ISBN: 978-1-911498-82-7

FORMAT: 234×156 mm

Bookbinding: Hardback

Number of pages: 224

AUTHOR

Masahiro Shima is the Founder and Chairman of Shima Seiki MFG Ltd.

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An account of the development of [the] world-leadingWHOLEGARMENT knitting machines, and the achievement and success of a brilliant engineering inventor driven by the ‘Ever Onward’ philosophy he’d developed as his personal driving force at the tender age of eight.

Professor Frank Hartley, Vice-Chancellor/President, Cranfield Institute of Technology, Cranfield University, 1989-2006

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