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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. 

    Happypunt Delivers Fast Fashion by Implementing Gerber’s PLM and 3D Digital Solutions

    TOLLAND, CONN., USA, JUNE 20, 2018 – Fast fashion can be slowed down by the physical sampling process. Additionally, the costs of samples are a continued concern in the fashion and apparel industry. “The implementation of Gerber’s AccuMark® 3D and YuniquePLM® will help us to address consumer trends immediately, making sure to have the right style with the correct fit as demand changes,” said Marta Bosch, chief operation officer at Happypunt. Located in Mataró (Barcelona) and founded in […]

    PTC Partners with Device Authority and TeamViewer at IoT Tech Expo Europe 2018

    27 – 28th June, RAI Amsterdam, Booth 293 FARNBOROUGH, UK – June 19, 2018 –– PTC (NASDAQ: PTC) today announced its participation in IoT Tech Expo Europe alongside PTC partners Device Authority and TeamViewer. All three technology providers will demonstrate individual solutions that, together, produce a smart, connected and secure water pump unit. The unit will be powered by […]

    Marine Layer Saves Time and Improves Data Management with Centric SMB

    Campbell, Calif., June 19, 2018 – Centric Software is delighted to announce the release of a success story about its customer, Marine Layer. Marine Layer was founded in 2009 by two friends, Mike Natenshon and Adam Lynch. The San Francisco-based company began by making just one product: a super-soft shirt, made from a recycled beechwood fiber […]

    Messe Frankfurt aiming for €700 million in sales

    As far as its financial position and event portfolio are concerned, the Messe Frankfurt Group remains stronger than ever in 2018. Speaking at the Corporate Press Conference earlier today, Wolfgang Marzin, President and Chief Executive Officer of Messe Frankfurt, announced: “We are aiming for around €700 million in sales.” After a very dynamic first six […]

    PTC Provides Industrial Companies Clear Path to Value with Augmented Reality; Hot Technology Empowers People to ‘See’ Their Business in New Ways

    PTC Advances Leadership in Industrial Augmented Reality with New Product Offerings and Acquisitions Boston, Mass. – June 18, 2018 –– PTC (NASDAQ: PTC) today announced at the sold-out LiveWorx®  18 digital transformation conference a wide range of new initiatives for augmented reality (AR) coming out of its business unit dedicated to the advancement and application of augmented reality in industrial settings. Augmented […]

    ANSYS and PTC to Offer Ground-breaking Integrated Solution for Design at the Speed of Thought

    PTC, 3D CAD Leader, Partners with ANSYS, Engineering Simulation Leader, to Revolutionize Product Design; Demo at LiveWorx 18 BOSTON, Mass. – June 18, 2018 –– ANSYS (NASDAQ: ANSS) and PTC (NASDAQ: PTC) today announced at the sold-out LiveWorx® 18 digital transformation conference that they have partnered to accelerate product innovation by providing customers a world-class simulation-driven design solution. Working together, ANSYS and PTC […]

    PTC FlexPLM Software Enables Leading CPG Company, Hunter Fan, to Reinvent Merchandising Processes

    Long-time PTC Customer Extends Product Lifecycle Management from Product Design and Manufacturing to Merchandising with PTC FlexPLM June 17, 2018 03:00 PM Eastern Daylight Time BOSTON–PTC (NASDAQ: PTC) today announced Hunter Fan Company is expanding its PTC product portfolio to include PTC FlexPLM® retail software, in addition to its existing use of PTC’s Creo® CAD software and PTC’s Windchill® PLM solution. Implementing […]

    Dassault Systèmes to Acquire Majority Stake in Centric Software

    Dassault Systèmes and Centric Software Come Together to Accelerate Digital Transformation of Fashion, Retail and Consumer Goods Companies: Dassault Systèmes and Centric Software to achieve digital transformation, speed to market and innovation for fashion companies Centric Software’s PLM solutions generate fast ROI for fashion brands to respond to on-trend, on-demand consumers Centric Software’s globally-recognized customers include […]

    Gerber Hosts Expert Panel at PI Apparel New York on 3D Customer Experience and Platform Strategy

    TOLLAND, CONN., USA, JUNE 13, 2018 – 3D has been the topic of conversation in the industry for many years. The promise of time savings and value generation are substantial, but to date the challenge has been ease of use and how to address the needs of different users in an integrated way. “At PI Apparel New York, Gerber will present an end-to-end 3D platform strategy and host a panel discussion covering the needs of users from creative design […]

    KEEN, Inc. Steps into Success with Centric Software

    Innovative Oregon footwear company experiences enhanced workflows and improved line planning with Centric PLM CAMPBELL, Calif., June 12, 2018 – KEEN, Inc. (KEEN), the Portland, Oregon-based manufacturer and retailer of shoes, sandals, boots, bags and apparel, has successfully gone live with Centric Software’s Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solution. Centric Software provides the most innovative enterprise solutions […]

    PTC Renew Sponsorship of Formula Student UK Competition

    PTC Academic Program provides next-generation engineers with winning tools to design and monitor Formula-style race cars FARNBOROUGH, UK. – June 11, 2018 –– PTC (NASDAQ: PTC) and partner, Concurrent Engineering, today announced renewed  sponsorship of Formula Student UK, the popular program where engineering students compete to design, build, test and race small-scale formula-style cars. Large crowds are expected to […]

    “Capture to Manufacture” – a revolutionary new workflow for material visualization and new material development

    Visualizing 2D designs on 3D objects has never been easier thanks to “smart tagging” Irvine, CA, June 7, 2018 – swatchbook inc announced the immediate availability of “capture to manufacture”, a revolutionary workflow and approach to material visualization and new material development using mobile devices. A video of this new, revolutionary workflow can be seen […]

    Gerber Leads the Way in Facilitating On-Demand Textile Supply Chain – Showcases Micro Factory with Three Digital Printing Leaders Within 10 Days

    TOLLAND, CONN., USA, June 7, 2018 – Increasingly in an on-demand world, consumers expect personalization and immediate delivery when they see what they want. To remain competitive, brands and manufacturers are being compelled to re-examine their processes and find ways to become more agile and remain relevant in a time of ever-changing consumer trends. “We have been investing in and developing technology to helpour customers transform and connect their workflows to meetthe needs of an on-demand world, enabling a seamless digital print […]

    Blue Sky Soars with Centric PLM

    Date planners leader Blue Sky increases speed to market with Centric Software SMB PLM solution CAMPBELL, Calif., June 5, 2018 – Blue Sky, creator of fashionable and functional planners and notebooks sold through major retailers, has successfully gone live with Centric Software’s Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solution. Centric Software provides the most innovative enterprise solutions to fashion, […]

    PTC Named a Visionary in Gartner Magic Quadrant for Industrial IoT Platforms

    PTC Positioned for its Ability to Execute and Completeness of Vision FARNBOROUGH, UK. – May 31, 2018 –– PTC (NASDAQ: PTC) today announced that it has been positioned in the Visionaries quadrant by independent industry analyst firm Gartner, Inc. in its first Magic Quadrant for Industrial IoT Platforms. PTC was placed highest for ability to execute and furthest […]