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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. 

    swatchbook® partners with Vizoo to revolutionize the digitization of materials

    Partnership extends Vizoo’s xTex software to integrate tightly with swatchbook Irvine, CA, December 12, 2018 – swatchbook, a leading cloud-platform provider for Material Lifecycle Management (MLM) and Vizoo, a leading provider of hard- and software solutions for material digitization, today announced their official partnership. The goal of this collaboration is to create a fast, efficient […]

    ‘Out of the box’ inventory software and AI solutions for retailers – Detego to showcase their market leading tech at NRF 2019

    Detego, a provider of innovative software solutions for the retail industry, will be showcasing the latest digital in-store solutions on January 13-15 at NRF 2019. Returning as a co-exhibitor on the SAP booth (#3426), Detego will display their RFID-based inventory management software and latest AI applications for retailers. Detego has been complementing the SAP offering […]

    Anta Leaps into Action with Centric PLM

    Centric Software supports Anta’s digitalization with unified information platform CAMPBELL, Calif., December 11, 2018 – Anta, the largest sportswear company in 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 consumer goods companies to achieve strategic and […]

    SC Fashion Transforms Manufacturing with Centric PLM

    Major Chinese apparelOEM and ODMcuts sample production time and develops ‘product-oriented thinking’ with Centric Software PLM CAMPBELL, Calif., December 6, 2018 – SC Fashion, the high-end apparel manufacturing company based in China, has successfully implemented Centric Software’s Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solution. Centric Software provides the most innovative enterprise solutions to fashion, retail, footwear, outdoor, luxury […]

    Michael Kors Selects Aptos ONE Platform for Next-Generation Customer Engagement Pilot

    London U.K.— 5th December 2018 — Aptos, Inc., a recognised market leader in retail technology solutions, today announced that Michael Kors has selected to pilot Aptos ONE, the industry’s leading cloud-native, microservices-based retail platform. Michael Kors is a world-renowned, award-winning designer of luxury accessories and ready-to-wear. His namesake company, established in 1981, currently produces a range of products under Michael […]

    swatchbook extends 3D visualization of materials and introduces visual asset management

    80+ 3D assets, interactive graphic placement, real-world lighting, Augmented Reality (AR) and asset management are taking exploration and development of materials to the next level Irvine, CA, December 4, 2018 – swatchbook announced the immediate availability of an expansive feature set that will take 3D visualization of materials to the next level. In addition, swatchbook’s […]

    Lectra makes History with ‘Fashion On Demand’, Fashion’s First End-to-End Personalization Offer

    Lectra provides fashion companies with breakthrough solution that enables them to personalize at ready-to-wear production speed Paris, December 4, 2018 – Lectra launches its ‘Fashion On Demand’ offer, empowering industry players to uncover new business opportunities brought about by the strong demand for personalization in the fashion industry. Lectra is enabling its customers to produce […]

    Twine Solutions Successfully Completes its Growth Stage Investment Round

    Tuesday, December 04, 2018 – Twine Solutions, the world’s first digital thread dyeing system manufacturer, has completed its growth stage investment round, co-led by New Era Capital Partners and Maverick Ventures Israel. Two strategic investors COATS Group and HP tech Ventures, as well as its existing shareholders, Landa Ventures and Gefen Capital also participated in […]

    Tommy John Finds Comfortable Fit with Centric PLM

    Cult brand sees instant data centralization benefits with successful implementation of Centric PLM CAMPBELL, Calif., December 4, 2018 – Tommy John, the comfort-focused lifestyle brand known for its innovative range of men’s and women’s underwear and apparel, has successfully gone live with Centric Software’s Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solution. Centric Software provides the most innovative enterprise […]

    Release of Next-Generation 3D Solution from Browzwear Brings Fashion Industry to Next Stage of the Digital Transformation

    VStitcher 8.0 and Lotta 4.0 give designers unprecedented creative power while dramatically shortening the time from design to manufacturing Singapore, November 19, 2018 – Browzwear, the leading provider of 3D solutions for fashion design, development and merchandising, announced today the much-anticipated release of VStitcher 8.0 and Lotta 4.0. These new versions of their renowned 3D […]

    Macron Teams Up With Centric

    Top Italian team sportswear company selects Centric Software PLM to support rapid growth and handle increasing complexity CAMPBELL, Calif., November 27, 2018– Macron, the sportswear company based in Bologna, Italy, that clothes top sports teams across the world, has successfully implemented Centric Software’s Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solution. Centric Software provides the most innovative enterprise […]

    Fournier Group Implements PTC PLM Solutions to Drive Digital Transformation

    Windchill and FlexPLM to manage product data in a single enterprise environment and maximize productivity benefits FARNBOROUGH- UK, November 26,2018 –– PTC (NASDAQ: PTC) today announced that Fournier Group, a French manufacturer of kitchen, bathroom and custom-made storage furniture, has selected PTC’s PLM solution Windchill® for product data management, and PTC’s retail PLM solution FlexPLM® to manage the […]

    Capa de Ozono Puts Best Foot Forward with Successful Centric PLM Implementation

    Leading Mexican fashion footwear company implements Centric Software PLM on time and on budget CAMPBELL, Calif., November 22, 2018 – Capa de Ozono, the Mexican fashion footwear company, has successfully implemented 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 […]

    Virtual prototyping to make a splash with real-feel imagery

    Fashion designers using the 3DaaS (3D as a Service solution) developed by Virtuality.Fashion can now look forward to the next level of user experience and prototype-assurances. As segment leaders specializing in virtual 3D prototyping for the fashion industry, Virtuality.Fashion has chosen Vizoo as their partner for 3D material scanning. With this integration in place, fashion […]

    PTC Adds Artificial Intelligence and Generative Design Capabilities to Enhance and Expand its CAD Portfolio with Acquisition of Frustum

    Cutting-Edge Technologies to Guide Engineers and Designers to the Next Generation of Products FARNBOROUGH, UK. – November 20, 2018 – PTC (NASDAQ: PTC) today announced that it has acquired Frustum Inc., an advanced generative design software company, for approximately $70 million. Frustum’s technology for generative design—an approach that leverages artificial intelligence (AI) to generate design options—is a transformative addition to […]