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New Nanofibers Could Lay Groundwork for the Future of Wearable Tech

When it’s deliver-or-die, supply chains become the lifeblood of a company. To that end, the fashion industry has embraced technology to navigate today’s hyper-complicated supply chain, with myriad solutions shaping the first, middle and last mile. Call it Sourcing 2.0.

Scientists at the Nanjing University of Posts and Telecommunications in China unveiled a new method of developing nanofibers that could bring wearable electronics and smart fabrics closer to practicality. The research is detailed in a report published by NANO, a nanoscience journal, and details a production method that can create “stretchable conductive fibers” that are…

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