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    LiveWorx 2019: The WhichPLM Report

    Ben Hanson has recently returned from the PTC Liveworx 2019 event in Boston, where he moderated the retail track. This is his exclusive report. 

    Creating Frictionless Commerce for the Sci-Fi Shopper

    In today’s guest post, Darin Archer, CMO at Elastic Path, explores today’s ‘sci-fi shoppers’. Elastic Path has launched a new report on this topic, drawing on data from over 1,000 consumers and 300 B2C brand marketing professionals, entitled “The Sci-Fi Shopper: How to Future Proof Your Brand for the New Customer”.

    The Future of NFC in Retail Technology

    In his first guest post for WhichPLM, David Rogers, Marketing Manager for Blue Bite, unpacks the benefits of near-field communication in fashion. Blue Bite’s patented platform empowers creators to build dynamic digital experiences and channel them through physical items using technologies like NFC, QR and geofencing.

    Risk, Resilience & Reward: Cyber Security in a Changed World

    Originally running in our 6th Edition Report, ex-Editor, reporter and contributor to WhichPLM, Ben Hanson, discusses cyber security. This piece accompanies a dedicated IoT series from Ben, all of which you can find in our 6th Edition. 

    Connected Consumers: IoT in Retail

    Originally running in our 6th Edition Report, ex-Editor, reporter and contributor to WhichPLM, Ben Hanson, discusses the Internet of Things in Retail. This piece accompanies a dedicated IoT series from Ben, all of which you can find in our 6th Edition.  Very few people would argue that the Internet has irreversibly changed retail. E-commerce is […]

    Conversations: Chris Roselli, THE.LAND

    Earlier this month, Chris Roselli, CEO, THE.LAND took some time out to chat with our Editor about his newest endeavour. An expert in user environments, Chris shared his views on multiple aspects of our current digital landscape, with particular reference to influencers, social media, consumer experiences and last month’s CES event. He and Lydia spoke […]

    Understanding Brand Health takes an Array of Things

    Shoshana Burgett, Director of Corporate Strategy for X-Rite Pantone, shares her second piece with WhichPLM today, in which she discusses the AoT (Array of Things) as it relates to the consumer packaged goods and retail, footwear and apparel (RFA) industries. Shoshana is responsible for leading X-Rite Pantone’s Voice of the Customer (VOC) initiative across all industries, […]

    A Year In Review: Retail Tech

    In her last piece for WhichPLM for this year, Elizabeth Shobert, Director of Marketing & Digital Strategy for StyleSage, shares the company’s recap for 2017, and takes a look into the collaboration necessary for next year.

    Download The WhichPLM Report: 6th Edition (The IoT issue)

    We are delighted to offer our community the opportunity to download WhichPLM’s ‘6th Edition’ Report free of charge! Available in PDF format or in print, our 2016 publication contains features on PLM and the Internet of Things (including an exclusive interview with IoT inventor, Kevin Ashton), detailed profiles of key players in the PLM and IoT sectors, […]

    WTiN Report: Inaugural Textile 4.0 Conference provides digital vision

    WhichPLM’s own Mark Harrop has recently returned from his role as keynote speaker at WTiN’s first Textile 4.0 conference. Here, Tansy Fall, Editor of Industry Digitalisation for the World Textile Information Network, reviews the conference, which took place in Amsterdam from 25-26 October 2017. The programme explored the potential impact of Industry 4.0 and IoT […]

    The Future of Supply Chain Transparency: PLM meets the IoT and Blockchain

    In his latest digital exploration, WhichPLM’s own Mark Harrop shares his thoughts on blockchain, the IoT, PLM, and the consumer as each relates to the modern supply chain. Since PLM entered the retail, footwear and apparel (RFA) industry around the turn of the millennium, I have to admit that I’m disappointed at the lack of […]