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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. 

    Centric Software® Receives Hong Kong Apparel Business Strategy Award

    Centric Software recognized for contribution to fostering growth in the apparel industry CAMPBELL, Calif., January 20, 2022– Based on its reputation, innovation, strategy and vision to boost sustainable growth in the apparel society, Centric Software has been presented the 2021 Business Strategies Award by the Hong Kong Apparel Society. Centric Software provides the most innovative enterprise […]

    Rapha Racing Selects Centric PLM™ to Shave 30% off Product Development Time

    Leader in high performance cycling clothing partners with Centric Software® to propel growth, support product innovation and improve community relationships CAMPBELL, Calif., January 18, 2022 – Rapha Racing, a leading high-performance cycling clothing brand has selected Centric Software’s Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solution. Centric Software provides the most innovative enterprise solutions to plan, design, develop, source and sell […]

    PTC to Demonstrate Retail’s Most Widely-Used PLM Platform and Digital Product Creation Solutions at NRF 2022

    Across all three days of NRF: Retail’s Big Show, in New York City, PTC will showcase live demonstrations of retail’s leading PLM solution, FlexPLM V12, as well as a full suite of digital product creation, supply chain, and sustainability-focused solutions – all designed to accelerate product development & go-to-market process for brands and retailers. PTC has […]

    MECCA to Streamline Compliance with Centric PLM™

    Cosmetics retailer MECCA partners with Centric Software® to enhance compliance, labeling and certification management CAMPBELL, Calif., January 17, 2022 – Australasia’s leading beauty retailer, MECCA, has selected Centric Software’s Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solution. Centric Software provides the most innovative enterprise solutions to plan, design, develop, source and sell products such as apparel, footwear, sporting goods, furniture, home décor, cosmetics, […]

    Sud Express Optimizes Purchasing Process by 30% with Centric PLM™

    French women’s ready-to-wear brand pursues omnichannel strategy with Centric Software® CAMPBELL, Calif., January 13, 2022 – Sud Express, the French women’s apparel retailer, has adopted Centric Software’s Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solution. Centric Software provides innovative business solutions for the planning, design, development, procurement and distribution of products – including apparel, footwear, sports equipment, furniture, home furnishings, beauty products, […]

    Azim Group Increases Planning Efficiency by 15% with Coats Digital’s FastReactPlan

    Other benefits realised include: 97% faster order confirmation; reduced report generation time-saving of 68% and a factory efficiency improvement of 7% DHAKA, BANGLADESH and LONDON, UK  – January 12, 2022 – Coats Digital is delighted to announce that following the implementation of Coats Digital’s FastReactPlan solution, pioneering Bangladesh garment manufacturer, Azim Group, has realised a 15% improvement in planning efficiencies […]

    Aritzia & Their PLM Success

    A fashion company finds their PLM match CAMPBELL, Calif., January 11, 2022 – Centric Software® is delighted to announce the release of a success story about its customer, Aritzia. Aritzia is a fast-growing fashion company. The Hill family started Aritzia inside their 70-year-old department store in Vancouver. The first standalone boutique was opened in 1984 and […]

    Portwest Selects Centric PLM™ to Cement Ambitious Growth Strategy

    Irish manufacturer and innovator of workwear, safetywear and PPE partners with Centric Software® to streamline quality, safety and compliance CAMPBELL, Calif., January 10, 2021 – Portwest has selected Centric Software‘s Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) to provide a solid digital foundation and better manage complex product data during a time of growth and development. Centric Software provides the most innovative […]

    AHAVA Selects Centric PLM™ as Digital Foundation for New Product Introduction

    Global cosmetics brand and manufacturer partners with Centric Software® to speed time to market, streamline operations and achieve one source of truth CAMPBELL, Calif., January 6, 2022 – AHAVA, a leading Israel-based global cosmetics brand has selected Centric Software’s Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solution to help them flawlessly execute new product introductions, speed time to market and navigate change. […]

    Gémo Gears Up for Business Transformation with Centric PLM™

    Famous French brand joins forces with Centric to transform business model, conquer new markets, develop omnichannel capabilities and strengthen B2B partnerships CAMPBELL, Calif., January 4, 2022 – Gémo, the French clothing, footwear and accessories brand for the whole family, has selected Centric Software®’s Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solution to support their business transformation. Centric Software provides the most innovative enterprise solutions […]

    PurCotton Implements Digital Transformation “Three-Step Strategy” with Centric PLMTM

    Cotton products leader builds collaborative, efficient, and open product development management platform with Centric Software®  CAMPBELL, Calif., December 28th, 2021 – PurCotton, the cotton products company, has successfully implemented Centric Software’s Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solution, and Centric is celebrating with the release of a success story. Centric Software provides the most innovative enterprise solutions to plan, design, develop, […]

    Semir Group Chooses Centric PLM™ for Third Time in MarColor Implementation

    Childrenswear brand partners with Centric Software® to drive digital brand management and innovation CAMPBELL, Calif., December 21, 2021 – Semir Group has selected Centric Software’s Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solution for the third time for its childrenswear brand, MarColor. Centric Software provides the most innovative enterprise solutions to plan, design, develop, source and sell products such […]

    Mission-led manufacturer DTRT Apparel uses Coats Digital’s FastReactPlan to set new sustainability standards

    As a cornerstone of an ambitious, multi-year growth strategy, DTRT (Do The Right Thing) is leveraging FastReactPlan across all production lines to improve on-time delivery at the same time as driving positive social change. ACCRA, GHANA and UXBRIDGE, UK – December 21, 2021 – Coats Digital is proud to unveil a partnership with mission-led manufacturing company Do The […]

    Jermey™ Stationery Drives Multi-Category Development with Centric PLM™

    Chinese stationery brand partners with Centric Software® to manage tens of thousands of SKUs and get closer to consumers CAMPBELL, Calif., December 16, 2021 – Jermey, the leading stationery brand, has selected Centric Software’s Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solution. Centric Software provides the most innovative enterprise solutions to plan, design, develop, source and sell products such as […]

    Bamboo Rose Launches Partnership with Blue Yonder to Drive Consumer-Driven Product Strategy

    Retail software leaders will drive intelligence and agility throughout the product lifecycle from concept to omni-channel fulfillment BOSTON Dec. 15, 2021 – Bamboo Rose, the multi-enterprise product and supply chain platform, recently launched a new partnership with Blue Yonder, a leading digital supply chain and omni-channel commerce fulfillment provider, to help retailers unite their innovation, demand planning, […]