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Circular Knitting

Smartex’ ground-breaking solutions at ITM 2024

Leading tech company’s answers for enhancing textile production go on show at leading textile machinery show in Istanbul.

22nd May 2024

Knitting Industry
 |  Istanbul, Turkey

Knitted Outerwear, Sports/​Activewear

Smartex, a leader in textiles industry innovation, has announced its return to the upcoming ITM 2024 exhibition in Istanbul, showcasing unparalleled advancements in quality control and production efficiency.

Building on the success of previous exhibitions at ITM 2022 and ITMA Milan 2023, Smartex says it is emerging stronger than ever, presenting its complete Smartex System aimed at transforming textile manufacturing.

At ITM 2024, Smartex will exhibit its flagship AI-based solution, Smartex CORE, at its main booth as well as participating with other major leading machinery manufacturers. This strategic collaboration underscores Smartex' commitment to revolutionise quality control across the textiles industry, facilitating seamless defect detection and optimisation processes.

Smartex' main booth, located in Hall 3 at Stand 308I, will serve as an epicentre of innovation, offering visitors first-hand experience with live demonstrations of cutting-edge technology designed to elevate production standards as well as engaging discussions with its team of experts. Smartex invites all attendees of ITM 2024 to visit its  booth to discover the future of textiles manufacturing.

"We are excited to showcase our latest innovations at ITM Istanbul 2024 and demonstrate how is shaping the future of textile manufacturing," says Gilberto Loureiro, CEO & Co-Founder of "Our solutions empower textile manufacturers to streamline operations, enhance product quality, and drive sustainable growth."

Smartex System overview

Smartex is renowned for its award-winning hardware-based software solutions, designed to meet the evolving demands of modern textile factories. At the heart of Smartex' offering lies the ground-breaking Smartex CORE, an AI-driven system that enables real-time defect detection during open-width and tubular circular knitting machine production.


In addition to Smartex CORE, the Smartex System encompasses Smartex FACT and Smartex LOOP, offering comprehensive factory management and supply chain optimisation capabilities. Through advanced analytics and seamless integration, Smartex empowers manufacturers to enhance quality control, streamline operations, and drive sustainable growth.

Key Features

Real-time Defect Detection: Smartex CORE utilises cutting-edge AI and machine learning algorithms to identify defects in real-time, ensuring unparalleled accuracy and efficiency for reduced waste and enhanced quality control.

Efficient Factory Management: Smartex FACT provides manufacturers with detailed operational insights and production analytics, enabling informed decision-making and resource optimization.

Enhanced Supply Chain Communication: Smartex LOOP ensures a quality record of production and enhances supply chain communication, meeting the demand for enhanced data from fashion brands, regulations, and consumers by fostering transparency and collaboration between suppliers and brands.

Smartex at ITM 2024

4-8 June 2024

Hall 3 at Stand 308I

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