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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.

    Conversations: Jade Huang, StyleSage

    Jade Huang, Co-founder & CEO of analytical ‘virtual assistant’ platform, StyleSage, took some time out in early August to chat to us and share her story thus far, and her views for the future. Jade’s experience in design, technology, and business shines through in this exclusive piece – as does the depth and rapid development […]

    ‘Tis the Season for Fundamental Transformation

    Expert in digital photography and digital asset workflow, Eric Fulmer (VP Operations & Strategic Growth at Capture Integration) builds on his earlier work with WhichPLM (The Zara Effect) – a very popular piece with our readers – to explore how this trend is revolutionising our industry.

    Resourced

    In his latest piece for WhichPLM, Yotam Solomon (resident Expert here at WhichPLM) discusses a new age of sourcing – an age in which materials could become fully reusable (if we work collectively as an industry to achieve new C2C standards), sourcing can be done through imagery software, and AI can combine with social media […]

    What the Internet of Things means for Fashion

    In their second guest piece for WhichPLM this year, Dassault Systèmes explores the Internet of Things in our industry, discussing RFID, smart technology, and PLM. Dassault Systèmes – or, the 3DEXPERIENCE company – is a French multinational business that specializes in 3D design, 3D digital mock-up, and PLM software.

    PLM Mobility: Reshaping the Foundation of A Modern Fashion Business

    In their latest exclusive for WhichPLM, Visual Next discusses the changing face of fashion, and how PLM mobility is becoming a must for entire supply chains. This piece addresses common concerns around mobile PLM, and integrated future of PLM and other systems. Visual Next is a Montreal-based software development company specializing in Apparel specific Enterprise […]

    Why it’s time to take a step towards 3D and how you might approach it

    In his first exclusive piece for WhichPLM, Chris Hillyer, advocates for the adoption of 3D in fashion. Director of Innovation at DECKERS Brands, Chris contributes to the evolution of product development processes as well as leading other innovation projects; Chris sits on WhichPLM’s Expert panel.

    Blockchain: the Next Disruptive Wave after the Internet?

    In the second instalment of a two-part exclusive, our CEO builds on his exploration of blockchain for the RFA industry. Mark Harrop continues here by exploring some potential advantages of using blockchain in the fashion supply chain.

    Creatives are Redefining Fabrics in Digital Textile Printing

    In her latest piece for WhichPLM, resident digital printing expert, Debbie McKeegan, explores how creative are redefining fabrics. “The digital market is expanding at a rapid pace and it’s a tribute to the creativity of both the print and design industry working together that we are witnessing the removal of boundaries for designers.”

    Is the Blockchain Revolution Coming to the Fashion Sector?

    In the first instalment of a two-part exclusive, our CEO delves into the world of bitcoin and blockchain. Mark Harrop gives a brief history of the ‘global phenomenon’ here, and in part two will look at what this could mean for the RFA sector. 

    WhichPLM Report: 7th Edition (The Intelligence issue)

    WhichPLM is now taking pre-orders for our ‘7th Edition’ Report, with shipping due the second week of September! Available in print, this year’s publication contains features on PLM and data intelligence, detailed profiles of key players in the PLM sector, the results of our extensive PLM user survey, extensive market intelligence, a look into the future and […]

    Riding the Next Wave of Fashionology Disruptions

    In his latest exclusive for WhichPLM, our Founder, Mark Harrop, shares his thoughts on the latest technology to hit the Fashion industry.