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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. 

    Surf 9 Rides the Wave to Efficiency with Centric PLM™

    An outdoor licensing company eliminates thousands of spreadsheets CAMPBELL, Calif., October 14, 2021 – Surf 9, an outdoor sports and footwear company selected Centric Software®’s Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solution, Centric SMB for emerging enterprises. Centric Software provides the most innovative enterprise solutions to plan, design, develop, source and sell products such as apparel, footwear, sporting […]

    Centric Software® Celebrates 500 PLM Projects

    Centric is honored that Callaway is their 500th customer! CAMPBELL, Calif., October 12, 2021 – Centric Software, cementing its position as Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) market leader, is celebrating partnerships with 500 customers, over 150 of whom have chosen Centric PLMTM since the pandemic began. This massive, worldwide adoption underscores the market’s confidence in Centric’s innovative digital solutions […]

    Woolworths Reduces Admin by 15-20% Thanks to Centric PLM™

    Iconic multicategory retailer celebrates ‘beacon’ PLM implementation, boosting collaboration, visibility and costing efficiencies CAMPBELL, Calif., October 7, 2021 – Centric Software is delighted to announce the release of a success story about its customer, Woolworths. Woolworths offers a unique blend of food, fashion, beauty, homeware and financial services. The first Woolworths store opened its doors to […]

    FunSunYoung Implements Centric PLM™ to Boost Innovation

    Packaging solutions company chooses Centric Software® to drive quality enhancement and brand development CAMPBELL, Calif., October 5, 2021 – FunSunYoung, the packaging company, has selected Centric Software’s Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solution. Centric Software provides the most innovative enterprise solutions to plan, design, develop, source and sell products such as apparel, footwear, sporting goods, furniture, […]

    Knitwear powerhouse Tunicotex Group selects Coats Digital’s FastReactPlan to transform production planning and target post-pandemic growth

    As a critical component of its digitization strategy, Tunicotex Group turned to Coats Digital for a technology solution to design agility into its operations through accurate pre-production planning, optimised material ordering, and seamless collaboration. LONDON, UK – October 5, 2021 – Coats Digital, which leads the market in production, capacity, and material planning through its FastReactPlan […]

    Bananain Chooses Centric PLM™ to Drive Category Expansion

    Hi-tech underwear brand partners with Centric Software® to diversify product categories while maintaining brand DNA CAMPBELL, Calif., September 28, 2021 – Bananain, the innovative underwear company, has selected Centric Software’s Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solution. Centric Software provides the most innovative enterprise solutions to plan, design, develop, source and sell products such as apparel, footwear, […]

    Accenture Helps Vivienne Westwood Develop and Launch Products Faster with New Retail PLM Platform from PTC

    LONDON; Sept. 22, 2021 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has helped Vivienne Westwood design and deploy a new retail product lifecycle management (PLM) platform from PTC (NASDAQ: PTC) that enables the global fashion company to develop and launch new products more quickly. The platform is based on PTC’s FlexPLM® retail solution and allows Vivienne Westwood to […]

    Spruce International Adopts Centric PLM™ to Drive Efficiency

    A young, vertically integrated fashion company gets off a great start CAMPBELL, Calif., September 21, 2021 – Spruce International, an up and coming fashion company, has selected Centric Software®’s Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solution, Centric for emerging brands. Centric Software provides the most innovative enterprise solutions to plan, design, develop, source and sell products such as apparel, […]

    Optitex Unveils “OPTITEX CREATIVE” – Intuitive, versatile, and pattern-trusted 3D design software

    With “OPTITEX CREATIVE,” Optitex provides a unique tool to ignite and power designers’ creativity, supported by true interoperability between design, development and production Tel Aviv, Israel, September 14, 2021 – Optitex®, a global provider of integrated end-to-end 2D & 3D CAD/CAM software solutions for the fashion & apparel, automotive, upholstery and bag industries, today unveiled its […]

    UPPAbaby Replaces Their Legacy PLM with Centric

    A stroller and car seat company walks into greater efficiency CAMPBELL, Calif., September 14, 2021 – UPPAbaby, a juvenile gear brand, selected Centric Software®’s Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solution, Centric PLM™. Centric Software provides the most innovative enterprise solutions to plan, design, develop, source, and sell products such as apparel, footwear, sporting goods, furniture, home décor, […]

    Techtextil North America Exceeds Expectations, Reunites the Industry

    Atlanta, GA – September 9 – The 2021 edition of Techtextil North America took place last month, August 23-25 at the Raleigh Convention Center in Raleigh, North Carolina. After nearly a year and a half of virtual business dealings due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the US textile industry gathered together in-person for this highly anticipated reunion. […]

    Howler Brothers Ride the Technology Wave to Efficiency with Centric PLM™

    Surf and fly-fishing apparel company continues their digital journey CAMPBELL, Calif., September 7, 2021 – Howler Brothers, the outdoor apparel company, has selected Centric Software®’s Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solution, Centric SMB for emerging brands. Centric Software provides the most innovative enterprise solutions to plan, design, develop, source and sell products such as apparel, footwear, sporting […]

    Four Hands builds foundation for growth with Centric PLM™

    Centric Software and home furnishings company rearrange data to boost efficiency CAMPBELL, Calif., August 31, 2021 – Centric Software® is delighted to announce the release of a success story about its customer, Four Hands. Four Hands was established in 1996 and is headquartered in Austin, Texas. The company designs and manufactures home furnishings for every room […]

    Safe in-person trade fairs in Frankfurt

    The first in-person trade fairs have already taken place. Messe Frankfurt is ready to resume in-person events with its proven safety and hygiene concept and requirement that everyone be vaccinated, recovered or tested. The first events have already been held successfully, and the next in-person events will be opening their doors in Frankfurt in September. […]

    BN3TH Partners with Centric PLM™ to Drive Growth

    A men’s underwear and apparel company revamps product development with technology CAMPBELL, Calif., August 24, 2021 – BN3TH (pronounced ‘beneath’) the men’s underwear and apparel company, has selected Centric Software®’s Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solution, Centric SMB for emerging brands. Centric Software provides the most innovative enterprise solutions to plan, design, develop, source and sell products […]