One of retail's biggest challenges - getting the right size for your customer, consistently.

The most common reason for high return rates is incorrect sizing or fit. Reduce returns by half by optimizing fit and pattern.

We lend our expertise from product idea to the market launch. No matter your development stage, we provide targeted support with customized, modular services for 3D scanningsize chartspattern developmentfit testingconsulting and training.

With Hohenstein, you get pioneering expertise in fit and pattern combined with 3D technology. To help you visualize the fit in three dimensions, we record and analyze body measurements using state-of-the-art 3D scanners and develop virtual, 3D body models.

From questions of technology, size tables, material selection, patterns, seam construction, supplier communication, to integrating e-textiles into a garment, we are ready to help.

3D Technology

Reliable size tables with the 3D scanning.

Fit / Pattern Development

We partner to develop the perfect fit for your target groups.

Fit Testing

We test the garment for measurements, construction, ergonomics, use, workmanship, material, labeling and conformity.


We transfer knowledge to help you improve your products and processes.

Consulting & Project Support

Collaborate with our engineers on your individual projects.


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Ben Mead
Managing Director
Hohenstein Institute America