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Lydia Mageean

Lydia Mageean has been part of the WhichPLM team for eight years now. She has a creative and media background, and is responsible for maintaining and updating our website content, liaising with advertisers, working on special projects like our PLM Project Pack, or our Annual Publications, and more.Joining mid-2013 as our Online Editor, she has since become WhichPLM’s Editor. In addition to taking on writing and interviewing responsibilities, Lydia has also become the primary point of contact for news, events, features and other aspects of our ever-growing online content library and tools.

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Vertical Knits Adopts Coats Digital’s FastReactPlan to Meet Increased Volume and Order Complexities Due to Rapidly Changing Consumer Demands

FastReactPlan was chosen to digitize manual planning processes and provide a unified version of the truth to reduce raw material inventories and costly manufacturing variances in order to effectively meet more challenging customer requirements. YUCATAN,  MEXICO, and LONDON, UK  – May 26, 2022 – Coats Digital is delighted to announce that leading sports apparel manufacturer,  Vertical Knits SA […]

Ciudadela Chooses Centric PLM™ to Achieve its Strategic Goal of Doubling its Collections and Revenue

Textile company chooses to replace scattered spreadsheets, emails and documents with a comprehensive digital transformation solution for product development and management. CAMPBELL, California, May 26, 2022 – Ciudadela, a company of the TN&Platex Group, the largest textile group in Argentina, has selected Centric Software®’s Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solution. Centric Software provides the most innovative enterprise solutions to […]

437 Takes the Plunge into Digital with Centric PLM™

Direct to customer swimwear and activewear company drives efficiency into their workflows CAMPBELL, Calif., May 24, 2022 – 437, the swimwear and activewear 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, home décor, cosmetics, […]

American Textile Continues Digital Transformation with Centric PLM™

Bedding company makes efficiency a priority to enable growth CAMPBELL, Calif., May 23, 2022 – American Textile 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, home décor, cosmetics, food & beverage and luxury […]

Bamboo Rose Goes Live with The Vitamin Shoppe to Connect and Optimize Product Development and Sourcing

Bamboo Rose’s Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) and Sourcing applications will help the specialty retailer and wellness lifestyle company to digitize collaboration and improve data accuracy, standardization, and reusability in the creation of private brand supplement products BOSTON, May 17, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Bamboo Rose, the Boston-based multi-enterprise product and supply chain platform, is excited to announce that The Vitamin […]

Integrating the Value Chain Through Advanced Technology Solutions, Showcased at Texprocess 2022

Lectra’s Strong Road Map pushes boundaries to Success for Brands, Retailers, and Manufacturers New York, USA, May 2022 – Industry leader in the fashion, automotive, and furniture markets, Lectra is taking into account the drastic change in the pace of how consumers are shopping across industries such as fashion, furniture, technical textiles, and transportation interiors. More than […]

Tufte Wear Suits Up with Centric PLM™ to Kickstart Digital Transformation to Achieve Company Growth Targets

Norwegian active wear brand partners with Centric Software® to reduce product offer complexity and centralize design processes CAMPBELL, Calif., May 12, 2022 — Rapidly growing Norwegian clothing brand Tufte Wear 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 […]

Premier Argentinian apparel manufacturer, RA Intertrading, adopts Coats Digital’s GSDCost to meet growing demand – by improving labour efficiencies in response to regional labour shortage

GSDCost will enable RA Intertrading to create an accurate method standard for production to optimise workforce processes, drive increased efficiency & productivity and meet increased volume demands BUENOS AIRES, ARGENTINA and LONDON, UK  – May 11, 2022 – Coats Digital is delighted to announce that RA Intertrading SA, the largest apparel manufacturer in Argentina, has implemented Coats Digital’s […]

swatchbook introduces mix 2.0

Featuring recoloring of materials on the fly that revolutionizes visualization and design for the fashion industry yet again. Irvine, CA, May 11, 2022 – swatchbook, inc today announced the release of mix 2.0, the second generation of the all-new 3D design, configuration, and visualization application designed for iPad. Originally introduced at the end of 2020, […]