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Since our inception, we’ve been providing unbiased, impartial insights to the fashion retail industry. Here you will find the most recent apparel industry news, and textile industry news. 

    Brandix Goes ‘Live’ with Centric PLM Solution

    Leading apparel exporter in Sri Lanka successfully implements Centric 8 PLM to improve processes, products and decision-making CAMPBELL, Calif., February February 19, 2019 – Brandix, a leading apparel exporter in Sri Lanka, has successfully implemented Centric Software’s Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solution. Centric Software provides the most innovative enterprise solutions to fashion, retail, footwear, outdoor, luxury and consumer […]

    Messe Frankfurt to switch over entirely to renewable energy

    As of event year 2020, Messe Frankfurt will be changing over completely to green power, sourcing 100 percent of its electricity from renewable energy. This includes the power supply for the stands, halls and exhibition grounds at the company’s Frankfurt base. For Messe Frankfurt, the world’s largest trade fair organiser with its own exhibition grounds, […]

    PTC to Sponsor PI Apparel LA 2019 and Showcase its Retail Innovation Platform

    PTC will leverage its sponsorship of the PI Apparel Los Angeles event to showcase its latest Retail Platform capabilities. It will also lead a discussion on the value of using 3D design and PLM technology to increase speed to market BOSTON – Feb. 15, 2019 —PTC (NASDAQ: PTC) is pleased to announce its sponsorship of the […]

    ACERBIS Achieves Real-Time Visibility with Aptos PLM

    With Aptos product lifecycle management solution, Italian sportswear brand optimises workflows, centralises data and improves traceability LONDON — Feb. 13, 2019 — Aptos, Inc., a recognised market leader in retail technology solutions, today announced that ACERBIS, the historic Italian brand of motorbike components and sportswear, has successfully deployed Aptos PLM to manage the design and collection development process of its […]

    Centric Software Brings Fashion & Retail PLM Innovations to South Korea

    PLM market leader continues explosive growth in Asia CAMPBELL, Calif., February 12, 2019 – Centric Software is pleased to announce that it is expanding its presence to Seoul, Korea, bringing market-leading Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solutions to local fashion, retail and consumer goods companies.  Centric Software provides the most innovative enterprise solutions to fashion, retail, footwear, outdoor, luxury and […]

    Gerber Innovates to Meet Personalization and the Need for Speed Challenges with AccuMark® Version 12 Launch

    AccuMark Integrates Data from Design Through Manufacturing TOLLAND, CONN., USA, February 7, 2019 – Personalization, convenience and value: online and offline shoppers want it all. They expect brands and retailers to understand their needs and deliver new styles and trends faster than ever before. “To survive and more importantly thrive in today’s markets, fashion players need to […]

    Lectra appoints Gianluca Croci Managing Director of Lectra France

    Gianluca Croci’s priority will be to support Lectra’s French customers in their transformation towards Industry 4.0 Paris, February 7, 2019 – Lectra announces the appointment of Gianluca Croci as Managing Director, Lectra France. Based in Paris, Gianluca Croci reports to Fabio Canali, President, Southern Europe & North Africa. Gianluca Croci has more than 20 years of […]

    Collaborate now – reach the next stage of digitalization together with Assyst

    Munich/Frankfurt am Main, February 7, 2019 The Texprocess in Frankfurt am Main from May 14 to 17, 2019 will see the Assyst team demonstrating how companies in the apparel industry are ushering in the next stage of 3D digitalization and benefiting from 3D across all product phases. Preparations for the Texprocess 2019 are already in […]

    Coalision Transforms Digital Infrastructure with Centric PLM

    Canadian activewear company chooses Centric Software PLM to centralize product data and speed time to market CAMPBELL, Calif., February 7, 2019 – Coalision, the Canadian company behind activewear brand Lolë and outdoor clothing brand Paradox, has selected Centric Software’s Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solution. Centric Software provides the most innovative enterprise solutions to fashion, retail, footwear, outdoor, luxury and […]

    DeSL Revolutionizes the Way Bortex Approaches Development

    Malta’s most respected name in formal men’s tailoring, Bortex, has selected DeSL to support end-to-end processes to enable better speed-to-market capabilities. (San Francisco Bay Area, California, February 7, 2019) Discover e-Solutions Ltd. (DeSL) is the leading provider of Product Lifecycle Management software and Color Lifecycle Management solutions for the fashion, apparel, footwear, accessories, and textile […]

    Manufacturers Lead Digital Transformation Efforts Using PTC and Rockwell Automation Technology Suite

    Strategic Alliance Marked by New Solution and Customer Adoption in a Variety of Countries and Industries FARNBOROUGH, UK. – Feb. 6, 2019 –– PTC (NASDAQ: PTC) and Rockwell Automation, Inc. (NYSE: ROK) today announced from the 2019 ARC Industry Forum that in the last three months a dozen manufacturers across a variety of countries and industries have selected the FactoryTalk InnovationSuite, powered by PTC, solution […]

    Bill Brewster is Appointed Senior Vice President and General Manager of PTC’s Retail Business Unit

    PTC strengthens its retail leadership team to deepen customer relationships, support key growth opportunities and deliver customer value now and in the future BOSTON – Feb. 05, 2019 —PTC (NASDAQ: PTC) is pleased to announce the appointment of Bill Brewster as SVP and General Manager. In his new role, Bill will lead PTC’s Retail Business […]

    French Ready-to-Wear Leader Camaïeu Selects Centric Software

    Camaïeu adopts Centric PLM to optimize team collaboration and streamline product development CAMPBELL, Calif., February 5, 2019 – Camaïeu, the leading French women’s ready-to-wear brand, has selected Centric Software’s Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solution. Centric Software provides the most innovative enterprise solutions to fashion, retail, footwear, outdoor, luxury and consumer goods companies to achieve strategic and […]

    Coloro and WGSN reveal the five key S/S 21 colors for sportswear

    [London, 1st February 2019] Coloro, the revolutionary color system, and WGSN, the world’s leading trend forecaster, have come together to release the five colors that will be key in S/S 21 for the sportswear and athleisure markets. The active and color teams at WGSN have worked together with color experts at Coloro to look at […]

    PTC Named the Technology Leader in the Global PLM Market by Quadrant Knowledge Solutions

    PTC Windchill Applauded for Robust Integration of PLM and Innovative Capabilities FARNBOROUGH – Jan. 31, 2019 –– PTC (NASDAQ: PTC) today announced that it has been named a leader in the product lifecycle management (PLM) market for its Windchill® PLM solution, according to a new evaluation from Quadrant Knowledge Solutions. In the evaluation, entitled “Market Outlook: Product Lifecycle Management (PLM), 2018-2023, […]