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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. 

    Coats Digital and Phong Phu International collaborate to win a digital-led recovery

    Phong Phu International (PPJ), one of the leading textile producers, garment manufacturers and exporters in Vietnam, is optimising spare capacity with the help of FastReactPlan, Coats Digital’s world class fashion production planning and control software application. Harnessing the power of online communication and collaboration platforms to effectively deliver software and training, Coats Digital and PPJ […]

    NGC to Help Transform Design Productivity and Reduce Lead Times at Janouras

    Uniform manufacturer Janouras will rely on NGC solutions to streamline processes and enable digital transformation of the company’s custom designs MIAMI—July 9, 2020— New Generation Computing, Inc. (NGC), a leading provider of digital supply chain solutions, today announced that Janouras Custom Design Limited, a premier manufacturer of corporate uniforms in Trinidad and Tobago, has selected NGC’s PLM solution to streamline […]

    Camper Accelerates Product Development with Centric PLM™

    CAMPBELL, Calif., July 7, 2020 – Centric Software® is delighted to announce the release of a success story about its customer, Camper. Camper — a contemporary footwear brand from the island of Mallorca, Spain — was founded in 1975 and its shoes are still designed and developed in Inca, in the rural heart of Mallorca. Now in […]

    SHIMA SEIKI Announces New Design Software and Web Services

    Leading flat knitting solutions provider SHIMA SEIKI MFG., LTD. of Wakayama, Japan announces the release of its new subscription-based design software, as well as two other web services to enhance its user experience. The new set of products and services is intended to aid in the digital transformation of the fashion industry for supporting business […]

    Kariban Changes Gears and Chooses Centric PLM™

    TOPTEX Group brand Kariban, which manufactures the Kariban, ProAct, K-Up and Kimood brands, selects Centric PLM for digital transformation and faster time to market. TOULOUSE, France, June 30, 2020 – Kariban, has selected Centric Software®‘s Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solution. Centric Software provides the most innovative enterprise solutions to fashion, retail, footwear, outdoor, luxury, consumer goods […]

    Pets At Home Commits to Next Gen Customer Engagement with Aptos ONE and the Cloud

    The UK’s leading pet care business embarks on a retail technology modernisation journey with Aptos LONDON – 30TH JUNE 2020 — Aptos, a recognised market leader in retail technology solutions, today announced that Pets At Home has selected the Aptos ONE platform to power its retail operations and customer engagement strategies. With the adoption of the microservices-based SaaS platform, Pets At Home is […]

    NGC Named to Supply & Demand Chain Executive’s SDCE 100 Top Supply Chain Projects for 10th Consecutive Year

    NGC is recognized for helping C&A expand its business with a digital supply chain MIAMI—June 24, 2020— New Generation Computing, Inc. (“NGC”) announced that Supply & Demand Chain Executive has named NGC a recipient of the SDCE 100 Award for the tenth consecutive year. This year, NGC was recognized for its work with C&A, a leading fashion retail business with more than […]

    Classic Brands Goes Live on Time and on Budget with Centric SMB

    Colorado based consumer goods company undergoes successful 100% remote implementation CAMPBELL, Calif., June 23, 2020 – Classic Brands, the designer, manufacturer and distributor of wild bird feeders and birding products, has gone live on time and on budget with Centric Software®’s Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solution for emerging brands, Centric SMB. Centric Software provides the most innovative […]

    Colorkarma Joins Forces with Gerber Technology to Promote Collaboration Among Global Network of Manufacturers and Suppliers for PPE Production

    A new Matchmaking Directory allows manufacturers to find the support and resources they need for a successful transition to PPE. New York, New York (USA) June 22, 2020 – Gerber Technology has partnered with the creative platform, Colorkarma, to develop an easy-to-use interface for the company’s PPE Manufacturing Matchmaking Program. As companies continue to rely on the […]

    Acushnet Tees Off with Centric Software PLM

    Golfing gear company fully digitizes product development and transforms collaboration with Centric PLMTM CAMPBELL, Calif., June 16, 2020 – Acushnet Company, the golf equipment and apparel leader, has successfully gone live with Centric Software®‘s Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solution. Centric Software provides the most innovative enterprise solutions to fashion, retail, footwear, outdoor, luxury, consumer goods and […]

    FPS Apparel Empowered to Produce 10,000 Protective Masks Per Week

    Live in less than a week with Gerber’s retooling solution and support. New York, New York (USA) June 11, 2020 – With help from Gerber Technology, FPS Apparel was able to quickly transition from producing promotional apparel to producing personal protective equipment (PPE) in just a week. FPS Apparel’s current production allows them to produce and donate 10,000 masks per […]

    Aptos Releases Quick Start Omnichannel and Merchandising Solutions To Help Retailers Rebound Faster From COVID-19 Disruption

    Retail technology provider unveiled new product innovations, extensive R&D commitments during virtual conference, Aptos Engage Digital, June 9-10 LONDON — June 11, 2020 — Aptos, a recognised market leader in retail technology solutions, yesterday concluded its two-day virtual conference, Aptos Engage Digital. Attracting registrations from 1,100 retail professionals from around the world, the event spanned three keynotes, four tracks and […]

    VT Garment Cuts Time to Market by 20% with Centric Manufacturing PLM

    CAMPBELL, Calif., June 9, 2020– Centric Software® is delighted to announce the release of a success story about its customer, VT Garment. Founded in 1981, VT Garment Co. Ltd is an innovative designer and world-class manufacturer of outerwear and sportswear for top global brands including Patagonia, Jack Wolfskin, Montbell, O’Neill and many others from the […]

    To Scale Growth, Luly Yang Design Selects CGS BlueCherry ERP to Optimize Inventory and Order Fulfillment Processes

    New York, NY – June 4, 2020 – CGS, a global provider of business applications, enterprise learning and outsourcing services, today announced that Luly Yang Design Group, the uniform designer and manufacturer, couture and apparel company based in Seattle, selected BlueCherry® Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) to optimize inventory and order fulfillment processes. The BlueCherry Enterprise Suite provides […]

    Urban Revivo Maximizes Retail Value with the Digital Buying Board from Centric Software®

    Chinese fashion leader aims to grow sales with innovative virtual buying session solution CAMPBELL, Calif., June 4, 2020 – Urban Revivo (UR), the Chinese fast luxury fashion brand, has chosen to implement Centric Software’s Digital Buying Board. Centric Software provides the most innovative enterprise solutions to fashion, retail, footwear, outdoor, luxury, consumer goods and home […]