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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.

    Rip Curl Selects NGC Andromeda Platform for Global Collaboration

    Surfing Sportswear Company Turns to NGC’s PLM Solution to Improve Service and Productivity  MIAMI—April 17, 2019—New Generation Computing, Inc. (“NGC”), a leading provider of digital supply chain solutions that transform the concept to customer lifecycle for retailers and brand owners, today announced that Rip Curl will replace its legacy PLM system with Andromeda PLM® from NGC. Based in […]

    SWAROVSKI Forges Brilliant Future with Centric Software

    Global jewelry brand selects Centric PLM to streamline product development and enhance collection planning CAMPBELL, Calif., 16 April2019 – SWAROVSKI, the world-renowned jewelry 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 operational digital […]

    Gerber Technology Expands its MCT Digital Cutting System into European Market at FESPA

    The most versatile digital multi-tool/laser cutting system.   TOLLAND, CONN., USA, April 16, 2019– As the need for on-demand manufacturing increases across an ever-widening array of substrates, producers in the sign & graphic and packaging industries need a system that offers speed and versatility to meet every request that comes in. In order to remain competitive, […]

    Gerber Pushes Boundaries of Innovation to Provide Unique Customer Experience with New eCommerce Platform

    eSTORE Increases Speed and Process Efficiency TOLLAND, CONN., USA, April 11, 2019 – Agility, speed and efficiency have become keys to success across the broad range of industries Gerber Technology supports. In day-to-day manufacturing operations, having the right parts and consumables at the right time is essential to ensuring uptime, quality and helping to keep operating costs […]

    Mulberry Implements Aptos to Support Supply Chain Transformation

    Live with Aptos Planning, the iconic British brand will implement Aptos PLM and Supply Chain Management solutions as a second phase of the program LONDON — April 9, 2019 — Aptos, Inc., a recognized market leader in retail technology solutions, today announced that British brand Mulberry has successfully implemented Aptos solutions for pre-season and in-season planning. During the […]

    Bueltel Finds Perfect IT Fit with Centric PLM

    German fashion group expects Centric PLM to optimize product development and improve visibility CAMPBELL, Calif., 9 April, 2019 – Bültel International Fashion Group (Bueltel), the German fashion company, 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 […]

    Texprocess Forum: expertise for the textile-processing industry and trade

    Digitalisation and sustainability are the dominant subjects at Texprocess Forum. Accordingly, Messe Frankfurt is bringing part of its Fashionsustain conference from Berlin to Frankfurt for the first time. The Texprocess Forum programme has now been published. Sustainability is a driving force for innovation, inter-connected textile processing, e-commerce and the next steps in the direction of […]

    First Insight Continues Global Expansion with New Offices in Europe and Asia

    International Roster of Clients Now Includes Superdry and Bata India As First Insight Broadens Global Capabilities  CEO Greg Petro to Lead Discussion on Future of Brands and Need for Customer Centricity at World Retail Congress in Amsterdam PITTSBURGH, April 4, 2019 — First Insight, Inc., a global technology company transforming how leading retailers make product investment, pricing […]

    Techtextil and Texprocess look ahead to the city of the future

    By 2050, almost 70 percent of the world’s population will be living in urban regions, metropolises and megacities, according to the United Nations. This poses new challenges for construction, mobility concepts and health services, as well as for smart fashion and functional clothing. With the special event “Urban Living – City of the Future” from 14-17 […]

    Centric Software Celebrates 300 PLM Customers

    Centric reinforces PLM market-leading position with this fantastic milestone  CAMPBELL, Calif., 2 April2019– Centric Software, the Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) market leader, is celebrating the signing of its 300thcustomer. Centric Software provides the most innovative enterprise solutions to fashion, retail, footwear, outdoor, luxury and consumer goods companies to achieve strategic and operational digital transformation goals. […]

    swatchbook opens swatchbook China

    Swatchbook Software Information Technology (Dongguan) Co., Ltd. is open for business; Mr. Jackie Yang, Founder of FMNII has been appointed as Managing Director Irvine, CA, Kowloon, HK, and Dongguan, CN – April 2, 2018 – swatchbook, inc today announced the opening of “Swatchbook Software Information Technology (Dongguan) Co., Ltd.”, in short “swatchbook China”, a wholly […]

    PTC to Play a Lead Role in PI Apparel Hong Kong 2019, Covering Supply Chain Connectivity & PLM

    BOSTON – March. 29, 2019 —PTC (NASDAQ: PTC) is pleased to announce its active participation in the latest PI Apparel (Product Innovation Apparel) event in Asia, which will take place on 2nd and 3rd April 2019 at the Kowloon Shangri-La.   As a global series of events, PI Apparel brings together leaders from across fashion, apparel, […]

    California Manufacturing Company Selects NGC’s Andromeda PLM and SCM for Flexible Solution That Improves Speed to Market and Efficiency

    MIAMI—March 26, 2019—New Generation Computing, Inc. (“NGC”), a leading provider of cloud-based solutions for product lifecycle management (PLM), supply chain management (SCM), quality control and vendor compliance, today announced that California Manufacturing Company selected the Andromeda Cloud Platform® from NGC Software®. California Manufacturing Company will implement the NGC Andromeda PLM® and Andromeda SCM® solutions for both the […]

    Lunelli Group Signs With Centric Software

    CAMPBELL, Calif., March 26, 2019 – Lunelli Group, the Brazilian fashion group, 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 operational digital transformation goals. Lunelli Group has been active in the Brazilian […]

    Lectra’s Innovation Lab brings breakthrough innovation to life

    Lectra boosts its innovation process by dedicating a new space to the ideation and design of disruptive solutions  Paris, March 19, 2019 – Lectra announces the opening of its Innovation Lab, created by Philippe Ribera, Vice President Innovation, Lectra. The Innovation Lab is located in the heart of the company’s technological campus in Bordeaux-Cestas. The mission of […]