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News

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. 

    PTC Introduces FlexPLM Canvas a Digital Concept Board App for Retail

    Digitally Capturing Ideas, Concepts, and Trends in One FARNBOROUGH, UK. – February 20, 2018 – PTC (NASDAQ: PTC) has launched its FlexPLM Canvas app, a visually-stunning digital concept board app that enables designers and developers to easily capture inspirations, concepts, trends, requirements, and feedback in one place.  Allowing brands and retailers to deliver on-trend products to market on-time and on-budget. […]

    British Lifestyle Clothing Brand Barbour Selects Centric PLM

    Family owned heritage brand chooses Centric Software’s PLM to streamline design and development while speeding time to market CAMPBELL, Calif., February 20, 2018 – Barbour, a premium outdoor and lifestyle brand that is the essence of British style, has selected Centric Software to provide their Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solution. Centric Software provides the most innovative […]

    Textile innovations from Germany presented in the USA

    ‘High-Tex from Germany’ presents technical textiles, textile machines and textile-processing machines at Techtextil North America and Texprocess Americas from 22 to 24 May 2018 66 companies from the German textile, textile-machinery and garment-technology industries will make presentations at the ‘High-Tex from Germany’ exhibition within the framework of the Techtextil North America and Texprocess Americas trade fairs in […]

    Bestseller Improves Business Intelligence and Innovation with Centric Software

    Campbell, Calif., February 14, 2018 – Centric Software is delighted to announce the release of a success story video about its customer, Bestseller. “Before using Centric, teams maintained data in separate places,” explains Dan Friis, CEO at Bestseller Fashion Group China (BFGC). BFGC markets clothing and accessories in more than 6,000 stores in China, under five Bestseller […]

    Gerber Strengthens Management Team, Scott Schinlever Joins as Chief Operating Officer

    TOLLAND, CONN., USA, Feb. 13, 2018 –  To build upon its legacy of leadership in providing technology solutions to help its customers address market challenges and opportunities to achieve optimum results, Gerber Technology announced today the hiring of Scott Schinlever, as president and chief operating officer leading the Automation Solutions business. “Scott brings a great track record […]

    Industry Leaders to Speak at LiveWorx18

    Recently Released Agenda Packed with Industry Trends, Digital Technologies, Productivity Hacks, Design Tips, and Best Practices NEEDHAM, Mass. – February 13, 2018 –– PTC (NASDAQ: PTC) today announced the initial agenda for the award-winning LiveWorx® digital transformation conference, which will be held in Boston from June 17-20, 2018. The annual event expects to feature more than 230 sessions covering a host of […]

    Messe Frankfurt acquires Thailand Lighting Fair and Thailand Building Fair

    Messe Frankfurt New Era Business Media Ltd has acquired Thailand Lighting Fair and Thailand Building Fair to expand the worldwide portfolio of its Light + Building brand of trade fairs. Powered by Messe Frankfurt since their inception in 2015, the two fairs will now officially form part of the Light + Building family that totals […]

    Woolworths Chooses Centric Software PLM

    Retail giant aims to streamline business and improve speed to market CAMPBELL, Calif., February 6, 2018 – Woolworths Proprietary Limited, a prominent South African retail chain, has selected Centric Software to provide its Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solution for its Fashion, Beauty and Home business. Centric Software provides the most innovative enterprise solutions to fashion, retail, footwear, […]

    X-Rite Announces 2018 Color and Appearance Training in North America

    Popular 2-day seminar offers color theory, techniques for effective color management, and new ways to evaluate appearance characteristics. GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., February 5, 2018 – X-Rite Incorporated, a global leader in color science and technology, and its subsidiary Pantone LLC, today announced its 2018 Fundamentals of Color and Appearance Training Seminar in 13 locations throughout North America. The two-day seminar helps […]

    Corporativo Ivonne S.A. de C.V. Selects Visual Next as End-to-End Fashion Software Provider

    Montreal, Quebec, Canada, February 2nd, 2018 — Visual Next, leading provider of End2End software solutions for the fashion, retail, footwear and accessories industry, is delighted to announce that it has been selected by Mexican women’s apparel, footwear, and accessories brand, Ivonne S.A. de C.V., to implement their suite of fashion business software solutions. A proudly […]

    EXENTA to Showcase Innovations in Fashion Technology, Discuss Blockchain at PI Apparel LA

    The recently rebranded EXENTA (formerly Simparel) will leverage its sponsorship of the PI Apparel Los Angeles event to exhibit the latest innovations in PLM and Enterprise software. It will also lead a think tank discussion on the use and future of Blockchain technology in the industry.  New York, NY – February 5, 2018 – EXENTA […]

    EFI Reports Record Revenue for Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2017

    FREMONT, California — January 31, 2018 — Electronics For Imaging, Inc. (Nasdaq:EFII), a world leader in customer-focused digital printing innovation, today announced its results for the fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2017. For the quarter ended December 31, 2017, the Company reported record fourth quarter revenue of $269.2 million, up 1% compared to fourth quarter 2016 […]

    Techtextil and Texprocess 2019: registration now open

    From 14 to 17 May 2019, Techtextil and Texprocess will present the complete spectrum of technical textiles, nonwovens and textile processing technology in Frankfurt am Main. Under the motto ‘Space for Innovation’, Techtextil, Leading International Trade Fair for Technical Textiles and Nonwovens, will present the complete spectrum of technical textiles, functional apparel textiles and textile technologies and […]

    China’s Modern Lily Brand Chooses Centric PLM

    Shanghai-based women’s fashion brand selects Centric Software PLM to boost efficiency and standardize brand DNA CAMPBELL, Calif., January 30, 2018 – Lily Brand, the fast-growing womenswear brand from China, has selected Centric Software to provide its Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solution. Centric Software provides the most innovative enterprise solutions to fashion, retail, footwear, outdoor, luxury and […]

    PTC Partners with Microsoft to Help Customers Accelerate Their Digital Transformations in IoT

    PTC Selects Microsoft Azure as its Preferred Cloud Platform for the Industrial Sector FARNBOROUGH, UK. – January 30, 2018 –– PTC (NASDAQ: PTC) today announced it has partnered with Microsoft (NASDAQ: MSFT) to make available the ThingWorx® Industrial Innovation Platform on the Microsoft Azure cloud platform, capitalizing on the two companies’ complementary technologies and together targeting opportunities in industrial […]