What are the potential challenges for apparel brands wanting to introduce a blockchain-based supply chain?

As with any new technology, the rate of adoption begins slow but over time it speeds up fast. With regard to digital twins of apparel items and the intelligent labels sewn into them to verify they’re a match, the cost of microchips and computing has moved from dollars in past years to cents today.

In a new world of cheap sensors and cheap connectivity, brands can now cost-effectively gather billions of data points, analyze them, and act on insights in a fraction of a second.