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eTail West 2019: CGTrader Demonstrates the Paradigm Shift that AR with 3D Modeling Brings to eCommerce

February 28th, 2019

eTail West 2019: CGTrader Demonstrates the Paradigm Shift that AR with 3D Modeling Brings to eCommerce

eTail West, one of the world’s premier events for eCommerce, wrapped up last Friday in Palm Springs California. The annual conference and exhibition bring together 1200 retailers from all over the US to discuss the latest trends and technologies that are shaping the future of online shopping.

CGTrader was there in force, demonstrating our ability to transform any number of SKUs into photorealistic 3D models for immersive Augmented Reality user experiences.

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How 3D Designers are Bringing a Game-changing Dimension to e-Commerce

January 29th, 2019

How 3D Designers are Bringing a Game-changing Dimension to e-Commerce

Discover this massive opportunity with CGTrader

Last year was the “Proof of Concept phase” for Augmented and Virtual Reality (AR & VR) in terms of proving their business case - generating an understanding of the actual value of their ROI in various industries and applications In 2019, we will see newly inititated projects move into full scale production, with AR & VR as the prime catalyst.

For these technologies to reach their full business potential, they require great 3d content, especially for e-commerce applications.

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E-commerce in 2019: The Year of Augmented Reality?

January 2nd, 2019

E-commerce in 2019: The Year of Augmented Reality?

by Dalia Lašaitė, CEO at CGTrader

E-commerce is a huge and fast-growing industry: it is expected to generate more than USD 500B in revenue in the US this year, and continues to grow at 14.5% annually. The media continues to report onslaught of e-commerce and death of retail on a regular basis.

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Xootr ANZ replaces physical store with a virtual one using Augmented Reality

December 31st, 2018

Xootr ANZ replaces physical store with a virtual one using Augmented Reality

Client: Xootr Australia & New Zealand

I did not need to do anything. No photoshoots, not sending the scooters to anyone - nothing. Everything they needed, CGTrader downloaded from our website: they used the store’s product images to make their 3D models”
- Charlie Mills-Mateer, Managing Director at Xootr Australia & New Zealand.

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CGTrader offers integration of its technology with e-commerce giant Shopify to create an innovative shopping experience

November 2nd, 2018

CGTrader offers integration of its technology with e-commerce giant Shopify to create an innovative shopping experience

CGTrader, one of the world's leading 3D model marketplaces, offers integration of its technology with the Canadian e-commerce giant Shopify. As part of the integration, CGTrader will help Shopify to create an all new shopping experience using 3D modeling and Augmented Reality (AR). The merchants on Shopify will be able to access CGTrader's services through the Shopify experts’ site.

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