Category: Technology

The Twikit Live software solution is built to connect and integrate with existing systems to elevate sales and manufacturing processes. The proprietary technology enables the creation and on-demand production of personalized products. On the other hand, connecting to MES systems fuels scaling to mass production and a seamless manufacturing flow for brands and OEMs.   [...]
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Made-to-fit products generated through on-demand digital manufacturing require a fully digital chain. In this blog, we’ll focus on the logistics and manufacturing part of the chain. How can sustainable manufacturing be accelerated through a digital, on-demand, and automated workflow? Well, Twikit’s Live platform module connects the dots between the design automation kernel and the manufacturing [...]
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The TwikBot Cloud Suite includes core technologies such as TwikBot and TwikFit and back-office applications that enable and accelerate mass customization. These supporting systems are essential for a seamless and efficient manufacturing flow and link the dots in the supply chain.   The previously named Product Creator and Order and User Service have been updated and [...]
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At the AMUG conference 2-6 May in Orlando, Twikit is unveiling their latest cloud suite product, Laddy. The innovative software solution will enable brands to capture the value of mass customization even further through lattice individualization.    Are you curious about what we are launching in May, and do you want to see a demo? Discover [...]
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TwikFit: end-to-end digital workflow for custom-fit insoles

[vc_row el_class="boxed-narrow"][vc_column][vc_empty_space height="64px"][vc_column_text] <h5><span data-contrast="auto">TwikFit is Twikit’s software system for 3D printed orthopedics and sports gear that enables design automation for biometric customization based on 3D scanning.</span></h5> <span data-contrast="auto"> In the past years, the orthotics industry is experiencing a shift towards additive manufacturing to increase efficiency and scalability. The previously labor-intensive creation process is becoming fully digitized and more sustainable with no waste and on-demand digital manufacturing. By using the TwikFit platform, it is possible to create sports gear and orthotic products such as insoles on-demand and at scale with less effort and in a smaller timeframe.  </span><span data-ccp-props="{}"> </span><span data-ccp-props="{}"> </span> Discover the end-to-end digital workflow of custom-fit insoles from design to finalized product and the added value of mass customization for orthoses.[/vc_column_text][vc_video link="https://youtu.be/2fWQQp5Cwrw" align="center" css_animation="fadeIn"][vc_column_text] <h5><span class="TextRun SCXW215603648 BCX4" lang="EN-US" xml:lang="EN-US" data-contrast="auto"><span class="NormalTextRun SCXW215603648 BCX4">Are you interested in how </span></span><span class="TextRun SCXW215603648 BCX4" lang="EN-US" xml:lang="EN-US" data-contrast="auto"><span class="NormalTextRun SpellingErrorV2 SCXW215603648 BCX4">TwikFit</span></span><span class="TextRun SCXW215603648 BCX4" lang="EN-US" xml:lang="EN-US" data-contrast="auto"><span class="NormalTextRun SCXW215603648 BCX4"> can improve and digitize your manufacturing process</span></span><span class="TextRun SCXW215603648 BCX4" lang="EN-US" xml:lang="EN-US" data-contrast="auto"><span class="NormalTextRun SCXW215603648 BCX4"> of custom-fit ortho</span></span><span class="TextRun SCXW215603648 BCX4" lang="EN-US" xml:lang="EN-US" data-contrast="auto"><span class="NormalTextRun SCXW215603648 BCX4">ses</span></span><span class="TextRun SCXW215603648 BCX4" lang="EN-US" xml:lang="EN-US" data-contrast="auto"><span class="NormalTextRun SCXW215603648 BCX4">? Please visit <a href="https://www.twikit.com/twikit-platform/twikfit/">here</a>.</span></span></h5> [/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row el_class="boxed"][vc_column css_animation="fadeIn"][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner width="1/5"][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width="1/5"][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width="1/5" css=".vc_custom_1590501898363{padding-left: 30px !important;}"][twkt_button text="Go back to overview" link="url:https%3A%2F%2Fwww.twikit.com%2Fcompany%2Fnewsroom%2F|title:Newsroom||"][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width="1/5"][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width="1/5"][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][vc_empty_space height="64"][/vc_column][/vc_row]
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Twikit launches Admin Portal: the control center of everything Twikit

[vc_row el_class="boxed-narrow"][vc_column][vc_empty_space height="64px"][vc_column_text] <h5><span data-contrast="auto">The </span><span data-contrast="auto">Twikit</span><span data-contrast="auto"> portfolio of mass customization software products is continuously expanding. With </span><span data-contrast="auto">TwikBot</span><span data-contrast="auto">, </span><span data-contrast="auto">TwikFit</span><span data-contrast="auto">, </span><span data-contrast="auto">Twikit</span><span data-contrast="auto"> Create, </span><span data-contrast="auto">Twikit</span><span data-contrast="auto"> Live, and more coming soon, there was a need for an application to supervise and operate all the software products in one view. To ensure easy access, security, and efficient management of mass customization tools, </span><span data-contrast="auto">Twikit</span><span data-contrast="auto"> has launched Admin Portal.  </span><span data-ccp-props="{}"> </span></h5> <h5><span data-contrast="auto">Admin Portal is the control center where you can manage all users, roles, permissions, and organizations for </span><span data-contrast="auto">all of</span> <span data-contrast="auto">Twikit’s</span><span data-contrast="auto"> mass customization tools. Through a single-sign-on, you connect with the entire digital production chain for a smooth customization workflow. It allows for a seamless connection to digital manufacturing and provides you with all the tools to capture the value of on-demand, digitally manufactured personalized products.   </span><span data-ccp-props="{}"> </span></h5>   <h5>Twikit’s Admin Portal</h5> <span class="TextRun SCXW91896221 BCX4" lang="EN-US" xml:lang="EN-US" data-contrast="auto"><span class="NormalTextRun SCXW91896221 BCX4">Learn more</span></span><span class="TextRun SCXW91896221 BCX4" lang="EN-US" xml:lang="EN-US" data-contrast="auto"><span class="NormalTextRun SCXW91896221 BCX4"> about Admin Portal and its exciting features and added values for mass customization operations from Sam Van Den Berghe, </span></span><span class="TextRun SCXW91896221 BCX4" lang="EN-US" xml:lang="EN-US" data-contrast="auto"><span class="NormalTextRun SCXW91896221 BCX4">Head of full-stack development at </span><span class="NormalTextRun SpellingErrorV2 SpellingErrorHighlight SCXW91896221 BCX4">Twikit</span><span class="NormalTextRun SCXW91896221 BCX4">. </span></span><span class="EOP SCXW91896221 BCX4" data-ccp-props="{}"> </span>[/vc_column_text][vc_video link="https://vimeo.com/522403700" align="center" css_animation="fadeIn"][vc_column_text] <h5>Value-adding features highlighted</h5> <strong>Industry-standard security </strong> <span data-contrast="auto">All </span><span data-contrast="auto">Twikit</span><span data-contrast="auto"> products need to meet high-level security requirements. The accounts set-up and managed through Admin Portal are secured through the </span><span data-contrast="auto">Ory</span><span data-contrast="auto"> Hydra implementation of OAuth 2.0 and OpenID connect. The portal provides the latest industry-standard regarding security, protecting all users and their organizations.</span><span data-ccp-props="{}"> </span><span data-ccp-props="{}"> </span> <strong>Flexible and fine-grained permission management  </strong> <span data-contrast="auto">Admin Portal’s features allow managing user permissions in a very flexible and fine-grained way. Users are free to create their own roles to suit the organization’s needs. Each user role has a set of permissions for actions available within the </span><span data-contrast="auto">Twikit</span><span data-contrast="auto"> web applications. This means you can </span><span data-contrast="auto">create roles and grant them a certain level of </span><span data-contrast="auto">access </span><span data-contrast="auto">to the applications for precise user management. </span><span data-ccp-props="{"335551550":1,"335551620":1,"335559740":259}"> </span> <strong>Managing multiple organizations </strong> <span data-contrast="auto">Managing multiple organizations is a key feature of Admin Portal. </span><span data-contrast="auto">This means that an organization can create sub-organizations such as other departments or companies. A</span><span data-contrast="auto"> single user can </span><span data-contrast="auto">also </span><span data-contrast="auto">be part of </span><span data-contrast="auto">several </span><span data-contrast="auto">organizations. </span><span data-contrast="auto">As m</span><span data-contrast="auto">ultiple organizations are supported throughout </span><span data-contrast="auto">Twikit</span><span data-contrast="auto"> web applications, such as </span><span data-contrast="auto">TwikFit</span><span data-contrast="auto">, </span><span data-contrast="auto">Twikit</span><span data-contrast="auto"> Create, and </span><span data-contrast="auto">Twikit</span><span data-contrast="auto"> Live</span><span data-contrast="auto">, it </span><span data-contrast="auto">allows use cases like sublicensing with the </span><span data-contrast="auto">Twikit</span><span data-contrast="auto"> software. </span><span data-contrast="auto">And,</span><span data-contrast="auto"> did you know that Admin Portal is fully </span><span data-contrast="auto">white-labeled</span><span data-contrast="auto">?</span><span data-ccp-props="{}"> </span> <h5>Streamline your digital mass customization workflow</h5> <span class="TextRun SCXW60309752 BCX4" lang="EN-US" xml:lang="EN-US" data-contrast="auto"><span class="NormalTextRun SCXW60309752 BCX4">Admin Portal offers </span></span><span class="TextRun SCXW60309752 BCX4" lang="EN-US" xml:lang="EN-US" data-contrast="auto"><span class="NormalTextRun SCXW60309752 BCX4">one control center </span></span><span class="TextRun SCXW60309752 BCX4" lang="EN-US" xml:lang="EN-US" data-contrast="auto"><span class="NormalTextRun SCXW60309752 BCX4">for all 3D customization software through a single-sign</span></span><span class="TextRun SCXW60309752 BCX4" lang="EN-US" xml:lang="EN-US" data-contrast="auto"><span class="NormalTextRun SCXW60309752 BCX4">-</span></span><span class="TextRun SCXW60309752 BCX4" lang="EN-US" xml:lang="EN-US" data-contrast="auto"><span class="NormalTextRun SCXW60309752 BCX4">o</span></span><span class="TextRun SCXW60309752 BCX4" lang="EN-US" xml:lang="EN-US" data-contrast="auto"><span class="NormalTextRun SCXW60309752 BCX4">n. It allows you to manage your organizations, roles, and permissions efficiently to streamline your digital mass customization workflow and capture the value of on-demand, digitally manufactured personalized products. </span></span><span class="EOP SCXW60309752 BCX4" data-ccp-props="{}"> </span>   <span data-ccp-props="{}"> </span> <span data-contrast="auto"><span class="TextRun BCX4 SCXW96281565" lang="EN-US" xml:lang="EN-US" data-contrast="auto"><span class="NormalTextRun BCX4 SCXW96281565">Do you want to offer a </span></span><span class="TextRun BCX4 SCXW96281565" lang="EN-US" xml:lang="EN-US" data-contrast="auto"><span class="NormalTextRun BCX4 SCXW96281565">next-level customization experience and head towards a </span></span><span class="TextRun BCX4 SCXW96281565" lang="EN-US" xml:lang="EN-US" data-contrast="auto"><span class="NormalTextRun BCX4 SCXW96281565">scalable </span></span><span class="TextRun BCX4 SCXW96281565" lang="EN-US" xml:lang="EN-US" data-contrast="auto"><span class="NormalTextRun BCX4 SCXW96281565">seamless digital, on-demand production flow?</span></span>  </span><span data-ccp-props="{}"> </span> <a href="https://www.twikit.com/contact/"><b><span data-contrast="auto">Get in touch with us.</span></b></a><span data-ccp-props="{}"> </span>[/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row el_class="boxed"][vc_column css_animation="fadeIn"][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner width="1/5"][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width="1/5"][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width="1/5" css=".vc_custom_1590501898363{padding-left: 30px !important;}"][twkt_button text="Go back to overview" link="url:https%3A%2F%2Fwww.twikit.com%2Fcompany%2Fnewsroom%2F|title:Newsroom||"][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width="1/5"][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width="1/5"][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][vc_empty_space height="64"][/vc_column][/vc_row]
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The next phase of Twikit Connect: connecting TwikBot and CAD software

[vc_row el_class="boxed-narrow"][vc_column][vc_empty_space height="64px"][vc_column_text] <h5><span data-contrast="auto">To advance the possibilities </span><span data-contrast="auto">which </span><span data-contrast="auto">TwikBot</span><span data-contrast="auto"> offers, </span><span data-contrast="auto">Twikit</span><span data-contrast="auto"> is taking the software’s integration capabilities to the next level with the </span><span data-contrast="auto">Twikit</span><span data-contrast="auto"> Connect program. The result: a plug-and-play </span><span data-contrast="auto">TwikBot</span><span data-contrast="auto"> hybrid software system. With the purpose to simplify the introduction of on-demand digitally manufactured mass customization to any business model. </span><span data-ccp-props="{}"> </span></h5> <h5><span data-contrast="auto">The first step </span><span data-contrast="auto">was</span><span data-contrast="auto"> the launch of the front-end Software Development Kit (SDK) to integrate a customizer seamlessly into any e-commerce platform or website. Now, they are moving </span><span data-contrast="auto">forward to</span><span data-contrast="auto"> the next phase</span><span data-contrast="auto"> of </span><span data-contrast="auto">Twikit</span><span data-contrast="auto"> Connect and creating a fully integrated </span><span data-contrast="auto">TwikBot</span> <span data-contrast="auto">by</span> <span data-contrast="auto">launching </span><span data-contrast="auto">the API and connectors for CAD software</span><span data-contrast="auto">. </span><span data-ccp-props="{}"> </span></h5> <h5><i><span data-contrast="auto">In April 2021, </span></i><i><span data-contrast="auto">Twikit</span></i><i><span data-contrast="auto"> will launch the </span></i><i><span data-contrast="auto">Twikit</span></i><i><span data-contrast="auto"> Connect program's second phase by introducing a Rhino Grasshopper CAD </span></i><i><span data-contrast="auto">connector</span></i> <i><span data-contrast="auto">which</span></i><i><span data-contrast="auto"> links the software to </span></i><i><span data-contrast="auto">TwikBot</span></i><i><span data-contrast="auto">.</span></i><i><span data-contrast="auto"> The connector is built on top of the new API, enabling the setup and launch of a wide range of additional connectors.</span></i><span data-ccp-props="{}"> </span></h5>   <h5>Introducing a hybrid, plug-and-play TwikBot</h5> <span data-contrast="auto">TwikBot</span><span data-contrast="auto"> is </span><span data-contrast="auto">Twikit’s</span><span data-contrast="auto"> proprietary software core</span> <span data-contrast="auto">which</span> <span data-contrast="auto">enables </span><span data-contrast="auto">the creation and digital manufacturing of </span><span data-contrast="auto">highly customized products at scale. The </span><span data-contrast="auto">end-to-end </span><span data-contrast="auto">cloud</span><span data-contrast="auto"> solution</span><span data-contrast="auto">, including </span><span data-contrast="auto">the </span><span data-contrast="auto">proprietary software Kernel, </span><span data-contrast="auto">supports </span><span data-contrast="auto">the full customization journey from product parametrization to order</span><span data-contrast="auto"> and </span><span data-contrast="auto">manufacturing </span><span data-contrast="auto">management</span><span data-contrast="auto">.</span><span data-contrast="auto"> Due to its cloud-based location</span><span data-contrast="auto"> and hybrid </span><span data-contrast="auto">architecture</span><span data-contrast="auto">, the </span><span data-contrast="auto">TwikBot</span><span data-contrast="auto"> solution is scalable and </span><span data-contrast="auto">applic</span><span data-contrast="auto">able for all </span><span data-contrast="auto">sor</span><span data-contrast="auto">t</span><span data-contrast="auto">s of industries such as automotive, orthotics</span><span data-contrast="auto">,</span><span data-contrast="auto"> and protective gear</span><span data-contrast="auto">.</span> <span data-ccp-props="{}"> </span> <i><span data-contrast="auto">How </span></i><i><span data-contrast="auto">Twikit</span></i> <i><span data-contrast="auto">is </span></i><i><span data-contrast="auto">build</span></i><i><span data-contrast="auto">ing</span></i><i><span data-contrast="auto"> the </span></i><i><span data-contrast="auto">TwikBot</span></i><i><span data-contrast="auto"> plug-and-play</span></i><i><span data-contrast="auto">,</span></i><i><span data-contrast="auto"> open software solution to integrate smoothly into any </span></i><i><span data-contrast="auto">w</span></i><i><span data-contrast="auto">orkflow:  </span></i><span data-ccp-props="{}"> </span> <ul> <li data-leveltext="" data-font="Symbol" data-listid="2" aria-setsize="-1" data-aria-posinset="1" data-aria-level="1"><span data-contrast="auto">The first </span><span data-contrast="auto">touchpoint</span><span data-contrast="auto"> is with CAD and optimization software. With the link to the </span><span data-contrast="auto">TwikBot</span><span data-contrast="auto"> platform, 3D CAD models can be uploaded onto </span><span data-contrast="auto">Twikit</span><span data-contrast="auto"> Create</span><span data-contrast="auto">. Twikit Create is a platform for creating and managing parametric designs. In the platform, parameters are defined</span><span data-contrast="auto">,</span> <span data-contrast="auto">and certain operations can be performed, such as adding lattice through additional </span><span data-contrast="auto">Twikit</span><span data-contrast="auto"> extensions.   </span><span data-ccp-props="{"134233279":true}"> </span></li> </ul> <ul> <li data-leveltext="" data-font="Symbol" data-listid="2" aria-setsize="-1" data-aria-posinset="2" data-aria-level="1"><span data-contrast="auto">The </span><span data-contrast="auto">Twikit</span><span data-contrast="auto"> Web SDK is the next step in the chain covering the front-end. It allows a product c</span><span data-contrast="auto">ustomizer</span><span data-contrast="auto"> to be seamlessly integrated into any e-commerce platform, car </span><span data-contrast="auto">configurator</span><span data-contrast="auto">, in-store kiosk</span><span data-contrast="auto">,</span> <span data-contrast="auto">3D scanning app, </span><span data-contrast="auto">or website.   </span><span data-ccp-props="{"134233279":true}"> </span></li> </ul> <ul> <li data-leveltext="" data-font="Symbol" data-listid="2" aria-setsize="-1" data-aria-posinset="1" data-aria-level="1"><span data-contrast="auto">Following the </span><span data-contrast="auto">c</span><span data-contrast="auto">ustomizer</span><span data-contrast="auto"> is the order and configuration management software, </span><span data-contrast="auto">Twikit</span><span data-contrast="auto"> Live, also powered by </span><span data-contrast="auto">TwikBot</span><span data-contrast="auto">. The platform assists in order management, production files and presents analytics.   </span><span data-ccp-props="{"134233279":true}"> </span></li> </ul> <ul> <li data-leveltext="" data-font="Symbol" data-listid="2" aria-setsize="-1" data-aria-posinset="2" data-aria-level="1"><span data-contrast="auto">The final connection is with manufacturing. </span><span data-contrast="auto">TwikBot</span><span data-contrast="auto"> connects to MES platforms through additional extensions for optimized production efficiency.</span><span data-ccp-props="{"134233279":true}"> </span></li> </ul> <h5>Twikit offers end-to-end automated mass customization solutions</h5> <span data-contrast="none">Twikit’s</span><span data-contrast="none"> vision is to grow </span><span data-contrast="none">TwikBot</span><span data-contrast="none"> into an open and modular</span><span data-contrast="none"> hybrid</span> <span data-contrast="none">platform</span> <span data-contrast="none">which</span><span data-contrast="none"> </span><span data-contrast="none">fully integrates with other solutions</span><span data-contrast="none">. Why? To accelerate mass individualization through digital manufacturing. E</span><span data-contrast="none">nd-to-end </span><span data-contrast="none">full solutions are the way to move the market forward.   </span><span data-ccp-props="{}"> </span> <span data-contrast="none">Implementing mass customization into your business processes needs to be</span><span data-contrast="none"> plug-and-play without losing focus on the customer experience and production efficiency. </span><span data-contrast="none">Therefore</span> <span data-contrast="none">Twikit</span><span data-contrast="none"> looks at the full picture and enables </span><span data-contrast="none">TwikBot</span><span data-contrast="none"> to be part of a rich eco-system. It allows for full automatization, crucial for mass customization, starting with product design in CAD software to manufacturing with digital technologies. It reduces both manual steps and errors.   </span><span data-ccp-props="{}"> </span> <span data-contrast="none">By making connections with third-party systems, the solution becomes truly plug-and-play, increasing the installation speed and reducing costs.</span><span data-ccp-props="{}"> </span> <img class="size-large wp-image-4131" src="https://www.twikit.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/03/Twikit_Connect-1024x722.jpg" alt="twikit connect" width="848" height="598" /> <h5>SDK’s for seamless front-end integration and a unique personalization experience</h5> <span data-contrast="auto">The first step has been taken. On the front-end, Twikit has already established progress towards an open software solution. The <a href="https://www.twikit.com/news/twikit-web-sdk-smooth-integration/">Twikit Web Software Development Kit</a> (SDK) ensures seamless integration of customizers into any e-commerce platform or website and enables a scalable set-up of more integration plug-ins.   </span><span data-ccp-props="{}"> </span> <span data-contrast="auto">It contains website publishing tools and a client-side JavaScript library. The SDK fuses with a webshop or website with just a few lines of code—a simple integration that automatizes the product customization phase.  </span><span data-ccp-props="{}"> </span> <span data-contrast="auto">Learn more about the <a href="https://twikit.atlassian.net/wiki/spaces/DOCS/pages/394100760/Web+SDK">Twikit web SDK</a> or visit the <a href="https://github.com/Twikit">open-source demo examples</a>.    </span><span data-ccp-props="{}"> </span> <h5>The next step: design automation by connecting CAD software and Twikit Create</h5> <span data-contrast="none">The next big thing in the hybrid model of Twikit is the connection to CAD and engineering software. It is significant for two reasons:  </span><span data-ccp-props="{}"> </span> <ul> <li data-leveltext="" data-font="Symbol" data-listid="2" aria-setsize="-1" data-aria-posinset="1" data-aria-level="1"><span data-contrast="none">To simplify the process for new product input and template set-up </span><span data-ccp-props="{"134233279":true}"> </span></li> <li data-leveltext="" data-font="Symbol" data-listid="2" aria-setsize="-1" data-aria-posinset="2" data-aria-level="1"><span data-contrast="none">By setting up a hybrid model, </span><span data-contrast="none">TwikBot</span><span data-contrast="none"> algorithms and modifiers can be combined with CAD / CAE functionalities</span><span data-ccp-props="{"134233279":true}"> </span></li> </ul> <b><span data-contrast="none">By connecti</span></b><b><span data-contrast="none">ng </span></b><b><span data-contrast="none">TwikBot</span></b><b><span data-contrast="none"> and CAD software</span></b><b><span data-contrast="none">, 3D designs are easily uploaded onto the </span></b><b><span data-contrast="none">Twikit</span></b><b><span data-contrast="none"> Create platform onto the cloud</span></b><span data-contrast="none">, interpreting the CAD data and preparing it for customization by defining the parameters. With mass customization, a file is not ‘fixed’ as it is with mass production. That is why parametrization comes into play. It increases complexity, but it is essential for the production process.   </span><span data-ccp-props="{}"> </span> <b><span data-contrast="none">By setting up a hybrid model, </span></b><b><span data-contrast="none">TwikBot</span></b><b><span data-contrast="none"> algorithms and modifiers can be combined with CAD / CAE functionalities. </span></b><span data-contrast="none">Twikit</span><span data-contrast="none"> Create is a node-based system. If the CAD software is also node-based, specific nodes can be integrated into </span><span data-contrast="none">Twikit</span><span data-contrast="none"> Create and the CAD program. It results in flow automation and connection.   </span><span data-ccp-props="{}"> </span> <span data-contrast="none">The fore-runner in node-based parametrization is Rhino Grasshopper. Because both the program and Twikit Create work according to a node-based system, the integration between the two is a logical first step in connecting TwikBot to CAD software. This integration will launch in April 2021.  </span><span data-ccp-props="{}"> </span> <span data-contrast="none">Additionally, within mass customization, verification for each product output is crucial. The open system enables the connection with simulation systems and sets up FEA or CFD simulations for each specific product export to have a validated flow.  </span><span data-ccp-props="{}"> </span> <h5>How does it actually work: use cases</h5> <span data-contrast="auto">We present the use case</span><span data-contrast="auto">s</span><span data-contrast="auto"> below to</span><span data-contrast="auto"> illustrate the </span><span data-contrast="auto">use and </span><span data-contrast="auto">advantages of</span><span data-contrast="auto"> the plug-and-play connection between </span><span data-contrast="auto">CAD</span><span data-contrast="auto"> and engineering software and TwikBot</span><span data-contrast="auto">. </span><span data-ccp-props="{}"> </span> <span data-contrast="auto">The first use case illustrates the digital workflow </span><span data-contrast="auto">of </span><span data-contrast="auto">a custom-fit thumb brace created through the </span><span data-contrast="auto">TwikFit</span><span data-contrast="auto"> application. </span><span data-ccp-props="{}"> </span> <span class="TextRun SCXW31240285 BCX4" lang="EN-US" xml:lang="EN-US" data-contrast="auto"><span class="NormalTextRun SCXW31240285 BCX4"><img class="size-large wp-image-4168 aligncenter" src="https://www.twikit.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/03/Brace_flow-2-826x1024.jpg" alt="Twikit connect use case brace " width="826" height="1024" />The second case shows the digital workflow of customized, additive manufactured car wheel blades.</span></span><span class="EOP SCXW31240285 BCX4" data-ccp-props="{"335551550":1,"335551620":1}"> </span> <h5><img class="size-large wp-image-4165 aligncenter" src="https://www.twikit.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/03/Carwheel_flow-838x1024.jpg" alt="twikit connect war wheel use case" width="838" height="1024" /></h5> <h5>TwikBot plug-and-play hybrid software solution: enabling mass customization for any brand and industry</h5> <span data-contrast="auto">The broader mass customization eco-system can only be leveraged when different systems are connected. These systems being </span><span data-contrast="auto">the various components necessary to deliver customized parts at a large scale. </span><span data-contrast="auto">The benefits of the </span><span data-contrast="auto">Twikit</span> <span data-contrast="auto">Connect</span><span data-contrast="auto"> program for customers are that existing systems can easily connect with less </span><span data-contrast="auto">effort</span><span data-contrast="auto"> </span><span data-contrast="auto">than</span><span data-contrast="auto"> before.</span><span data-ccp-props="{}"> </span> <span data-contrast="auto">The </span><span data-contrast="auto">TwikBot</span><span data-contrast="auto"> plug-and-play open software solution program will not only enable highly customized products at scale as </span><span data-contrast="auto">TwikBot</span><span data-contrast="auto"> already does but accelerate mass individualization through digital manufacturing. The </span><span data-contrast="auto">Twikit</span> <span data-contrast="auto">C</span><span data-contrast="auto">onnect</span> <span data-contrast="auto">program facilitates end-to-end integrations for design automation and digital on-demand manufacturing the easiest way possible. </span><span data-ccp-props="{}"> </span> <span data-ccp-props="{}"> </span>   <span data-contrast="auto">Are you interested in an open, plug-and-play mass customization solution that easily integrates into your business? </span><span data-ccp-props="{}"> </span> <strong><a href="https://www.twikit.com/contact/">Get in touch with us</a>. </strong>[/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row el_class="boxed"][vc_column css_animation="fadeIn"][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner width="1/5"][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width="1/5"][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width="1/5" css=".vc_custom_1590501898363{padding-left: 30px !important;}"][twkt_button text="Go back to overview" link="url:https%3A%2F%2Fwww.twikit.com%2Fcompany%2Fnewsroom%2F|title:Newsroom||"][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width="1/5"][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width="1/5"][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][vc_empty_space height="64"][/vc_column][/vc_row]
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Twikit web SDK: smooth integration

[vc_row el_class="boxed-narrow"][vc_column][vc_empty_space height="64px"][vc_column_text] <h5><span data-contrast="auto">Whether you are a</span><span data-contrast="auto">n</span> <span data-contrast="auto">acclaimed </span><span data-contrast="auto">brand adding customization to extend product ranges or a niche manufacturer focusing solely on custom products</span><span data-contrast="auto">, </span><span data-contrast="auto">personalizatio</span><span data-contrast="auto">n is where we are head</span><span data-contrast="auto">ing</span><span data-contrast="auto">.</span> <span data-contrast="auto">The Twikit </span><span data-contrast="auto">web </span><span data-contrast="auto">SDK </span><span data-contrast="auto">(Software Development Kit) </span><span data-contrast="auto">allows a configurator to be </span><span data-contrast="auto">smoothly </span><span data-contrast="auto">integrated into </span><span data-contrast="auto">digital interfaces such as </span><span data-contrast="auto">webshop</span><span data-contrast="auto">s</span><span data-contrast="auto"> or website</span><span data-contrast="auto">s</span><span data-contrast="auto">. </span><span data-contrast="auto">A simple solution to innovate </span><span data-contrast="auto">your </span><span data-contrast="auto">assortment and </span><span data-contrast="auto">customer experience. </span><span data-ccp-props="{}"> </span><span data-ccp-props="{}"> </span></h5>   <span data-contrast="auto">T</span><span data-contrast="auto">o illustrate the Twikit software solution</span><span data-contrast="auto">, let’s take the automotive industry as an exa</span><span data-contrast="auto">mple</span><span data-contrast="auto">. W</span><span data-contrast="auto">ith the rapid technological advancements in the industry, car brands have to keep innovating to be the forerunner. Simultaneously, consumers are becoming more demanding, and the value of the customer experience has become significant.</span><span data-contrast="auto"> </span><span data-ccp-props="{}"> </span> <span data-contrast="auto">These two factors present the automotive industry with two challenges: optimizing manufacturing efficiency and offering customers a truly personalized </span><span data-contrast="auto">customer </span><span data-contrast="auto">experience</span><span data-contrast="auto"> on par with the brand guidelines</span><span data-contrast="auto">.</span> <span data-contrast="auto">Twikit can support in conquering these challenges. </span><span data-ccp-props="{}"> </span> <h5>A feature rich Web SDK</h5> <span data-contrast="auto">To ensure customer satisfaction, it requires a user interface that leans into customers' wishes and integrates seamlessly into their platform. This is where Twikit can assist. The Twikit web SDK contains website publishing tools and a client-side JavaScript library. The JavaScript library has a rich set of functionalities for adding a 3D canvas with configuration options and translations to your website. The Twikit SDK allows the configurator to fuse with every webshop or website with just a few lines</span><span data-contrast="auto"> of code</span><span data-contrast="auto">. It embeds in the front-end code, which also saves the user server costs.</span><span data-ccp-props="{}"> </span> <strong>Feature overview of the Twikit web SDK</strong> <ul> <li><span data-contrast="auto">Simple JavaScript library to integrate a 3D configurator in any website</span><span data-ccp-props="{"134233279":true}"> </span></li> <li data-leveltext="" data-font="Symbol" data-listid="16" aria-setsize="-1" data-aria-posinset="2" data-aria-level="1"><span data-contrast="auto">Distributed to a worldwide content distribution network (CDN), ensuring fast loading times worldwide</span><span data-ccp-props="{"134233279":true}"> </span></li> <li data-leveltext="" data-font="Symbol" data-listid="16" aria-setsize="-1" data-aria-posinset="3" data-aria-level="1"><span data-contrast="auto">Save and reopen user configurations for</span><span data-contrast="auto"> an</span> <span data-contrast="auto">optimal </span><span data-contrast="auto">customer experience</span><span data-ccp-props="{"134233279":true}"> </span></li> <li data-leveltext="" data-font="Symbol" data-listid="16" aria-setsize="-1" data-aria-posinset="3" data-aria-level="1"><span data-contrast="auto">S</span><span data-contrast="auto">upport desk for all your IT questions and feature requests</span><span data-ccp-props="{"134233279":true}"> </span></li> <li data-leveltext="" data-font="Symbol" data-listid="16" aria-setsize="-1" data-aria-posinset="3" data-aria-level="1"><span data-contrast="auto">Seamlessly integrated with the Twikit Product Creator tools and Twikbot</span><span data-ccp-props="{"134233279":true}"> </span></li> <li data-leveltext="" data-font="Symbol" data-listid="16" aria-setsize="-1" data-aria-posinset="3" data-aria-level="1"><a href="https://github.com/Twikit"><span data-contrast="auto">Open-source demo </span><span data-contrast="auto">examples</span></a> <span data-contrast="auto">available</span><span data-ccp-props="{"134233279":true}"> </span></li> <li data-leveltext="" data-font="Symbol" data-listid="16" aria-setsize="-1" data-aria-posinset="3" data-aria-level="1"><span data-contrast="auto">Visit </span><a href="https://twikit.atlassian.net/wiki/spaces/DOCS/pages/394100760/Web+SDK"><span data-contrast="auto">here</span></a><span data-contrast="auto"> to </span><span data-contrast="auto">learn </span><span data-contrast="auto">more about the Twikit web SDK</span><span data-ccp-props="{"134233279":true}"> </span></li> </ul> <img class=" wp-image-3942 aligncenter" src="https://www.twikit.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/01/Angular-test-app-1024x543.png" alt="Angular example application" width="699" height="371" /> <p style="text-align: center;"><em><span class="TextRun SCXW58447809 BCX4" lang="EN-US" xml:lang="EN-US" data-contrast="auto"><span class="NormalTextRun SCXW58447809 BCX4">Angular example application</span></span><span class="TextRun SCXW58447809 BCX4" lang="EN-US" xml:lang="EN-US" data-contrast="auto"><span class="NormalTextRun SCXW58447809 BCX4"> - </span></span><span class="TextRun SCXW58447809 BCX4" lang="EN-US" xml:lang="EN-US" data-contrast="auto"><span class="NormalTextRun SCXW58447809 BCX4">The Angular framework simplifies increasing responsivity, applying material design, and reusing branding components in the configurator. </span></span><span class="EOP SCXW58447809 BCX4" data-ccp-props="{"335551550":2,"335551620":2}"> </span></em></p> <img class=" wp-image-3944 aligncenter" src="https://www.twikit.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/01/Javascript-example-app-1024x541.png" alt="javascript example app" width="699" height="369" /> <p style="text-align: center;"><i><span data-contrast="auto">Javascript example application</span></i><span data-ccp-props="{"335551550":2,"335551620":2}"> - </span><i><span data-contrast="auto">The Twikit web SDK can be integrated into any website whether </span></i><i><span data-contrast="auto">it </span></i><i><span data-contrast="auto">use</span></i><i><span data-contrast="auto">s</span></i><i><span data-contrast="auto"> the framework Angular or not.</span></i><span data-ccp-props="{"335551550":2,"335551620":2}"> </span></p> <h5>Configurator styling</h5> <span data-contrast="auto">The previously mentioned advantages are significant, but you would also require the customizer to be visually integrated. This means that the colors, fonts, logos, and other elements are consistent with the overall UX of, e.g., a car configurator. The custom product becomes a part of the assortment and needs to communicate this way to all customers visiting the website. The configurator can be provided ready-to-use with the right branding incorporated to meet this re</span><span data-contrast="auto">quirement</span><span data-contrast="auto">. Further, </span><span data-contrast="auto">Twikit</span><span data-contrast="auto"> web SDK also grants </span><span data-contrast="auto">a company's</span> <span data-contrast="auto">in-house IT team </span><span data-contrast="auto">to style the configurator themselves. </span><span data-contrast="auto">The </span><span data-contrast="auto">in-house IT team is then able to style the platform themselves to fit seamlessly into the website.  </span><span data-ccp-props="{}"> </span> <h5>Advanced customization</h5> <span data-contrast="auto">The </span><span data-contrast="auto">Twikit</span><span data-contrast="auto"> software solution enables the connection between the front-end product personalization experience and digital manufacturing. Hereby, </span><span data-contrast="auto">Twikit</span><span data-contrast="auto"> provides an end-to-end digital process in which manufacturers can capture the value of advanced customization. The customization platform can cover a wide spectrum of applications and finishes</span><span data-contrast="auto"> (e.g.,</span> <span data-contrast="auto">color, </span><span data-contrast="auto">pattern, </span><span data-contrast="auto">personalized </span><span data-contrast="auto">text,…</span><span data-contrast="auto">)</span><span data-contrast="auto">—all of which the </span><span data-contrast="auto">customer</span><span data-contrast="auto"> can personally select. In turn, it results in increased customer engagement, revenues, and margins whilst also reducing production complexity.</span><span data-ccp-props="{}"> </span><span data-ccp-props="{}"> </span>[/vc_column_text][vc_video link="https://vimeo.com/502978601" align="center" css_animation="fadeIn"][vc_column_text] <p style="text-align: center;"><span data-contrast="auto">V</span><span data-contrast="auto">isit the Twikit <a href="https://carwheel.twikit.com">car wheel configurator</a> </span><span data-contrast="auto">and </span><span data-contrast="auto">explore</span><span data-contrast="auto"> the possibilities</span><span data-contrast="auto"> yourself.</span><span data-ccp-props="{}"> </span></p> <h5>The Twikit software solution: end-to-end</h5> <span data-contrast="auto">To conclude, offering a customer the unique experience of designing their own product is made simple by the Twikit software solution. Twikit web SDK ensures seamless integration of the customizer into any webshop or website. It is possible to visually modify the configurator to match any branding by an in-house IT team, or Twikit can be of assistance to implement the required design. A complete front-end optimization that links to the back-end operations smoothly with increased efficiency.  </span><span data-ccp-props="{}"> </span> <span data-contrast="auto">On the back-end, Twikit ensures a smooth transition to a completely digital manufacturing flow with optimized efficiency. It can be implemented into any business model or industry for any product. By providing scalability, cost-effective production, and lesser errors during the process, going digital is made a logical choice by Twikit.   </span><span data-ccp-props="{}"> </span> <span data-ccp-props="{"134233117":true,"134233118":true}"> </span> <span data-contrast="auto">Do you want to step into mass customization with a seamless end-to-end digital solution?  </span><span data-ccp-props="{"134233117":true,"134233118":true}"> </span><strong><a href="https://www.twikit.com/contact/">Get in touch with us</a>. </strong>[/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row el_class="boxed"][vc_column css_animation="fadeIn"][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner width="1/5"][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width="1/5"][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width="1/5" css=".vc_custom_1590501898363{padding-left: 30px !important;}"][twkt_button text="Go back to overview" link="url:https%3A%2F%2Fwww.twikit.com%2Fcompany%2Fnewsroom%2F|title:Newsroom||"][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width="1/5"][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width="1/5"][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][vc_empty_space height="64"][/vc_column][/vc_row]
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