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Since our inception, we’ve been providing unbiased, impartial insights to the fashion apparel industry. Here you will find the most recent editorial features, guest blogs, advertorials, downloads and more – all from top experts in the fashion and textile industries.

Topics covered in these posts include PLM, the IoT, 3D, Trend, Sustainability, Planning, Design, Sourcing, Logistics, and Robotics.

    Texprocess: the Largest Portfolio of Technologies in its History

    In today’s guest post, the organisers behind the renowned Texprocess event give us a sneak peak into what we can expect this year. Michael Jänecke, Director Brand Management Technical Textiles and Textile Processing, Messe Frankfurt shares how, this year, Texprocess will focus on the trend themes of automation, individualisation and sustainability.

    2D/3D Production Workflow Integration

    In his first guest post for WhichPLM this year, Amnon Shalev, CEO & Founder of Virtuality.Fashion, continues his discussion on 3D – this time, sharing a look at a generic workflow integrating 2D and 3D harmoniously.

    Empowering Your ‘Backstage’ Teams: Retail Digital Transformation for What You Sell, Not Just How You Sell

    Implementing new in-store and online technologies like virtual changing rooms, digital shopping assistants, and AI applications to analyze customer data are the future of retail.

    Plus Size Fashion: The New Gold Rush?

    In today’s guest post, Emma Hayes, womenswear customer fit expert and Founder of At Last, explores the many issues around today’s ‘plus size’ market, and what we can do to better this.

    The Fashion Value Chain – It’s All About Communication

    In today’s guest post, Andrew Dalziel, Senior Director, Industry Strategy, Infor looks at the relationship between collaboration and success.

    Sustainable 3D Fashion: More than a Passing Trend

    In today’s guest post, Sharon Lim, CEO of Browzwear, educates us on the benefits of working in 3D when it comes to the environment. Sharon is a corporate visionary with nearly 20 years experience in the apparel industry, from sourcing to retail.

    Digitization: Expanding the Creative Process

    In today’s post, resident Expert Shoshana Burgett, breaks down the similarities between 2D and 3D printing for us. Always eager to explore various technologies, she shares some important benefits of working in 3D.

    How Retailers can Drive Cross-Channel, Personalized Marketing at Scale

    Sean Brady, President, Americas at Emarsys shares his first guest post with WhichPLM. He discusses how marketing technology can really help retailers deliver targeted messages and reach individuals. Emarsys is a provider of marketing software, enabling true one-to-one interactions between marketers and consumers.

    The Future of Product Design and Development: PTC Talks to Deckers Brands

    In today’s guest advertorial, PTC discusses Deckers Brand’s vision for integrated 3D and PLM with Mitch Harvey, 3D Innovation Manager.

    Why Voice Assistants and Chatbots are an Opportunity Brands Can’t Ignore

    In today’s guest post, Sal Visca, CTO of Elastic Path, shares some advice on how to leverage voice assistants and chatbots effectively. Elastic Path’s flexible enterprise commerce software seamlessly brings omnichannel e-commerce directly into marketing clouds and experience management platforms.

    Creating a Dialogue with the Customer

    Anthony Bamford shares his thoughts in the first of a series of articles for WhichPLM. Anthony (MBA MRICS MIWFM MCMI) is a senior interim manager and consultant specialising in strategic management as well as transformation and change.