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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.

    Bamboo Rose Bolsters Multi-Enterprise Platform for Food and Formulation with Comprehensive Recipe Simulation and Nutrition Database Integrations

    Nutrition databases allow food retailers to easily comply with global and national regulatory nutrition label standards Bamboo Rose, a digital platform connecting retailers, suppliers, and supply chain partners in product development and global trade management, today announced a series of integrations and data subscriptions to its Multi-Enterprise Platform for Food and Formulation. Through direct integration with […]

    HALLHUBER Hones in on Time-to-Value with Centric PLM™

    Premium German fashion brand chooses Centric Software® to Empower Talented Teams and Bolster Innovation CAMPBELL, Calif., April 07, 2020  — The home of unique ready-to-wear items, shoes and accessories for fashion-loving women in Germany has chosen Centric Software as a long-term PLM partner to eliminate non-value added tasks, prioritize more strategic product-related activities and transform operational efficiency, […]

    Gerber Technology Partners with Hardwire, LLC to Rapidly Expand Production of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)

    Hardwire, LLC added to its workflow to produce medical face shields. New York, New York, USA, April 2, 2020 – Gerber Technology has partnered with Hardwire, LLC, a manufacturer of protective armor, to produce face shields for medical professionals and first responders fighting COVID-19 on the front lines who desperately need equipment. With Gerber’s agile […]

    GOMINO Powers Product Development with Centric PLM(TM)

    Leather clothing company chooses Centric SMB to drive ‘digitally intelligent’ R&D and production CAMPBELL, Calif., March 31, 2020 – Zhejiang GOMINO Clothing Co., Ltd. (“GOMINO”), the Chinese leather clothing company, has selected Centric Software®‘s Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solution for emerging enterprises, Centric SMB. Centric Software provides the most innovative enterprise solutions to fashion, retail, footwear, […]

    Techtextil North America & Texprocess Americas Postponement Rescheduled for October 2020

    Atlanta, GA – March 30, 2020 –  Earlier this month, organizers of Techtextil North America and Texprocess Americas announced that the co-located events, initially scheduled for May 12 – 14, 2020 would be postponed to December 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Today, the organizers have announced that the postponement has been rescheduled, and the […]

    SHIMA SEIKI Releases Additional Data for Knitted Masks

    In light of the continuing worldwide shortage of surgical masks due to the increased spread of the COVID­-19 coronavirus infection, leading flat knitting solutions provider SHIMA SEIKI MFG., LTD. of Wakayama, Japan has released knitting data for 2 more versions of knitted masks to be produced on its computerized knitting machines. These are in addition […]

    Gerber Technology Using China Experience to help Global Customers and Increase Production of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)

    Supporting companies transitioning to PPE manufacturing. New York, New York, USA, March 24, 2020 – Based on its successful initiative in China, Gerber Technology today announced the creation of the Gerber PPE Task Force and Resource Team to support their global customers and partners as they work to increase their production or transition to manufacturing personal protective equipment (PPE). In […]

    Centric Software® Drives The Future of PLM with Amazing Innovations

    PLM market leader builds the future of PLM CAMPBELL, Calif., March 24, 2020 – Centric Software® solidifies its position as the Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) market leader and celebrates both the company’s largest recent industry adoption by new customers and the release of Centric 8 PLM v7. The new innovations in this latest release define expectations and industry […]

    Hopeshow Relies on Aptos for End-to-End Retail Planning

    The Chinese fashion leader will deploy Aptos Planning solutions across its two brands and 1,000+ shops LONDON — March 24, 2020 — Aptos, Inc., a recognised market leader in retail technology solutions, today announced that Chinese fashion brand HOPESHOW has selected Aptos solutions for merchandise financial planning, assortment planning, and allocation and replenishment decision-making. The project […]

    SHIMA SEIKI Releases Knitting Data for WHOLEGARMENT®Masks

    In light of the recent worldwide shortage of surgical masks due to the spread of the COVID-19 coronavirus infection, leading flat knitting solutions provider SHIMA SEIKI MFG., LTD. of Wakayama, Japan has released knitting data for producing a 3D knitted version of the masks on its WHOLEGARMENT. knitting machines. Data is meant to be for […]

    Coping with COVID-19: Remote Work and Team Collaboration in the Face of Market Disruption

    Centric Software® Launches Quick-Start Collaboration Packages for Fashion, Retail and Manufacturers to empower collaboration CAMPBELL, Calif., March 18, 2020 – Responding to the disruptions faced during the COVID-19 outbreak and requests from the market, Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) market leader Centric Software announces the launch of a new series of quick-start, online collaboration packages designed […]

    Centric Software® to Address Coronavirus, Brexit, Tariffs and Other Disruptions

    PLM market leader will reveal how retailers overcome market challenges with technology in an upcoming webinar CAMPBELL, Calif., March 17, 2020  — Centric Software will host a live webinar on March 19 at 2:00 GMT to showcase the revolutionary technologies and best practices that leading retail businesses are using to overcome current market challenges such as […]

    PTC Unlocks Huge Time Savings for Developers & Technical Designers with New Samples Console in FlexPLM® Version 11.2

    Tackling one of retail’s biggest hidden challenges, the latest version of PTC FlexPLM introduces the samples console – adding real-time visibility to deadlines, deliverables and samples data, and saving hundreds of hours across design and development PTC is proud to announce the release of FlexPLM version 11.2 which adds exclusive functionality and premieres user experience […]

    Aptos Completes Acquisition by Affiliates of Goldman Sachs Merchant Banking Division

    Strategic ownership change paves the way for accelerated investments in product innovation, continued focus on global market expansion LONDON — March 10, 2020 — Aptos, Inc., a recognised market leader in retail technology solutions, today announced that affiliates of the Goldman Sachs Merchant Banking Division (“Goldman Sachs MBD”) have completed the acquisition of Aptos from funds […]

    Klättermusen Climbs Onboard with Centric SMB

    Swedish mountaineering brand chooses Centric Software® to support business growth CAMPBELL, Calif., March 10, 2020 — Leading Swedish alpine mountaineering brand Klättermusen, has selected Centric Software’s Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solution for emerging brands, Centric SMB. Centric Software provides the most innovative enterprise solutions to fashion, retail, footwear, outdoor, luxury and consumer goods companies to achieve strategic and […]