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    SCOTT Sports Centralizes its Systems with Centric PLM™

    The global multi-sports brand harmonizes product data and processes across its entire infrastructure to create a central base for improved workflows CAMPBELL, Calif., May 11, 2021 – Renowned international sports brand SCOTT Sports successfully implemented Centric Software®‘s Product Lifestyle Management (PLM) system, with teams adapting at lightning speed and deploying remotely. Centric Software provides the most innovative enterprise solutions to […]

    A new size survey project – “SizeWorld CHINA”

    Kaiserslautern, 2021.05.06 – China is one of the largest growth markets in the world, but with 1.4 billion inhabitants the diversity of its population is huge. China is made up of 56 ethnic groups, so, if your products need to “fit” your consumer – if you are in fashion or vehicle design, or if you […]

    AFFOA® Adopts PTC FlexPLM® To Fuel The Future of Advanced Functional Fabrics

    Engineers, material scientists, and textile designers at the groundbreaking AFFOA Institute will pioneer new products and sophisticated fabrics with the support of PTC FlexPLM, retail’s most widely-used and most secure PLM platform. Advanced Functional Fabrics of America, Inc. (AFFOA) will implement PTC’s industry-leading FlexPLM platform to support its mission to revolutionize domestic manufacturing in America. […]

    Delta Galil Kicks off the New Year by Boosting Product Development Efficiency

    Out with the old and in with the new—Centric PLMTM CAMPBELL, Calif., May 4, 2021 – Delta Galil, the multinational apparel manufacturer 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, home décor, […]

    Céline Abecassis-Moedas joins Lectra’s Board of Directors

    Paris, May 4, 2021 – At Lectra’s Extraordinary Shareholders’ Meeting held on April 30, members voted to appoint Céline Abecassis-Moedas as a new independent director. Nominated for a period of four years, she becomes a member of the Audit Committee, the Compensation Committee and the Strategic Committee. A major global player in the fashion, automotive […]

    swatchbook partners with Bandicoot Imaging Sciences for material digitization

    The Australian startup provides a new approach to material digitization with outstanding results, now available for swatchbook subscribers Irvine, CA, and Sydney, Australia, May 4, 2021 – swatchbook, inc. today announced that Bandicoot Imaging Sciences has joined the swatchbook ecosystem as an official “swatchbook service center”, adding support for swatchbook customers to have their materials […]

    Coloro and swatchbook partner to combine color with material intelligence

    3,500 Coloro colors inside swatchbook ready to use Irvine, CA, New York, NY, Shanghai, China, April 29, 2021 – swatchbook, inc. today announced that it has partnered with Coloro, provider of a unique 1.6 million color system, including a standard library of 3,500 colors for footwear and apparel paired with color-management and color intelligence solutions. […]

    Indonesian retailer Eigerindo selects Aptos technology to support customer-centric assortments

    One of the largest retail companies in Indonesia will deploy Aptos PLM and Assortment Planning solutions across its brand and 250 stores London, U.K— April 28, 2021 —Aptos, a recognised market leader in retail technology solutions, today announced thatPT Eigerindo Multi Produk Industri,one of the largest retail companies in Indonesia, has selectedAptos’ PLMandAssortment Planningsolutions to […]

    Santoni Fuses Tradition and Innovation with Centric PLM™

    Luxury Italian footwear brand selects Centric Software® to accelerate its digital strategy and counter challenges of pandemic CAMPBELL, Calif., April 27, 2021 – Luxury Italian footwear brand Santoni 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, […]

    German Live Commerce Expert HSE Deploys Aptos’ Next-Generation PLM Solution

    Cloud-based PLM application provides HSE with modern user experience and innovations for range/collection planning and digital buying  London, U.K — April 20, 2021 — Aptos, a recognised market leader in retail technology solutions, today announced that German Live Commerce expert HSE is live on Aptos’ next-generation Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solution. HSE deployed the latest version of Aptos PLM in the cloud to take […]

    SKECHERS China Reinforces Digitalization Strategy with Centric PLM™

    Footwear and apparel brand continues successful Centric Software® collaboration with footwear PLM project CAMPBELL, Calif., April 20, 2021 – SKECHERS China has selected Centric Software’s Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solution for the second time, now expanding Centric PLM to its footwear business. Centric Software provides the most innovative enterprise solutions to plan, design, develop, source and […]

    Gerber Technology Empowers Cost Reduction as Global Prices Continue to Rise

    Gerber has invested heavily in their development, nesting and planning solutions to help companies optimize their internal costs. New York, New York (USA) April 13, 2021 – As material and product prices in the industrial markets continue to rise, Gerber Technology is proud to announce major enhancements to their software offerings that will empower cost reduction […]

    Sweden’s largest pharmacy chain Apotek Hjärtat renews agreement for Revionics’ Intelligent Pricing Platform

    LONDON, UK — April 13, 2021 — Revionics, an Aptos Company, a provider of retail pricing, promotion, markdown and advanced analytics solutions, has renewed its agreement with Apotek Hjärtat, Sweden’s largest pharmacy chain. The collaboration between the two organisations first began in 2016 and is now being extended. Revionics’ solutions support pricing and promotional strategies that adapt to customers’ […]

    PTC and VNTANA Supercharge Retail DX Strategies with New 3D Optimization Capabilities

    As more brands and retailers pursue extended Digital Transformation (DX) strategies, significant barriers have emerged: 3D assets created for internal and supply chain collaboration are unsuited to use elsewhere, being stored in incompatible file formats and different, disconnected data sources. The file sizes of these 3D assets are so large that their use in product […]

    Malwee Group Selects Centric PLM™ as The Foundation of Their New Digital Architecture

    Company updates operational and strategic model to empower its consumer-centric DNA CAMPBELL, California, April 13, 2021 – Malwee Group, one of Brazil’s leading companies in sustainable fashion, has selected Centric Software® and its Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solution to enhance product design and manufacturing across its six distinct brands: Malwee, Malwee Kids, Malwee Liberta, Enfim, Carinhoso […]