Our close ties to the leather industry are reflected by the projects we share below. Due to the novelty of our technology to many parties, we occasionally publish knowledge articles and stories that shed a broader light on the kind of tech we deploy. These include topics such as artificial intelligence, machine vision, engineering and robotics.

Another day in the model

Another day in the model

For our Technical Lead Damon Maria, no day is the same. Speaking the language of master leather graders as well as the language of code, he is a vital piece of the puzzle to our automation of wet blue grading.

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Defect FAQ

Defect FAQ

Model V Grading is now able to detect 19 different defects… and counting. Our Tech team is currently working on adding 3 more defects to the model – while others are being further refined. Read the mini-FAQ on defect detection and quickly learn the key facts...

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Meet super star Luke

Meet super star Luke

As the appetite for Mindhive innovation was growing rapidly in the USA, we added Luke Keehan as a vital team member and direct contact for the Americas.

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Lowe innovates with Model V Grading

Lowe innovates with Model V Grading

New Zealand based Lowe Corporation is embracing Model V Grading for the grading of their wet blue bovine hides.

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NZTE: Interview

NZTE: Interview

An interview with Yoshifumi Imamura

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Our team in Japan

Our team in Japan

Miyu & Shiomi complement each other's skillset.

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