Morgan Stanley
  • Ideas
  • Sep 28, 2017

Why is it Hard for a Robot to Make Sneakers?

Hosted by Ashley Milne-Tyte
Automation and Bringing Fast Fashion to the Sneaker Supply Chain

Listen to the Ideas Podcast and discover the future of the sneaker industry. Travel from a sneakerhead haven in New York to a robotics workshop in Atlanta.


Can consumers get the same quick turnaround on new styles from the sneaker industry that they’ve come to expect for sportswear? This episode, we travel from a sneakerhead haven on New York’s Lower East Side to a state of the art robotics workshop outside Atlanta. Along the way we talk with Jay Sole, Morgan Stanley’s Branded Apparel and Footwear Analyst, about the future of the sneaker industry.

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