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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.

Ernsting’s Family Chooses Centric Software’s® Full PLM Team Support

Optimizing internal and external processes with a true partnership CAMPBELL, Calif., September 20, 2022 – Centric Software is delighted to announce the release of a success story about its customer, Ernsting’s family. Ernsting’s family was founded in 1967 by Kurt Ernsting in Coesfeld-Lette, Germany where the headquarters still are. It grew to become one of the largest cross-channel providers […]

Coats Digital Launches New Fabric Optimisation Solution, FastReactFabric, to help Fashion Industry Reduce Fabric Waste and Significantly Enhance Bottom Line Profits

Unique, new FastReactFabric solution will connect buying and cutting operations into one single platform to deliver meaningful data insights that track and optimise real-time fabric usage and wastage and enable efficient planning for complex styles and colourways LONDON, UK  – September 08, 2022 – Coats Digital is delighted to announce the launch of its newly amalgamated buying and […]

CGS Expands Latin America Footprint with Addition of New BlueCherry® Shop Floor Control Customers

Market Shift to Nearshoring Helps Manufacturers Focus on Real Time Visibility and Increased Productivity – Driving Rapid Adoption of Company’s Production Management System NEW YORK – August 31, 2022 – CGS, a global provider of business applications, enterprise learning and outsourcing services, today announced the continued success of its aggressive expansion efforts with new BlueCherry® […]

Style Union Set to Meet Faster Time to Market Goals with Centric PLM™

Indian fashion brand increases visibility of product development to deliver industry-leading inventory turnover CAMPBELL, Calif., August 30, 2022 – Style Union, the Indian direct-to-consumer fashion retailer has successfully implemented 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, […]

The Hams Group selects Coats Digital’s FastReactPlan to meet growing demand for smaller order quantities and more styles

By streamlining business critical information into a single digitised source, FastReactPlan will significantly optimise data visibility across relevant teams; increase efficiencies and help to mitigate risk in an increasingly volatile global trading environment.  DHAKA, BANGLADESH and LONDON, UK – 25 August, 2022 – Coats Digital and its key industry partner, Diverzent, are delighted to announce that leading vertical garment […]

PEARL iZUMi Enables Sustainability with Centric PLM™

A cycling gear and apparel company revamps their processes to further eco-friendliness CAMPBELL, Calif., August 23, 2022 – Centric Software® is delighted to announce the release of a success story about its customer, PEARL iZUMi. Originally founded in 1950 in Japan, PEARL iZUMI is headquartered in Louisville, Colorado. The focus of the company is on cycling gear, footwear […]

American Phil Textiles optimises work efficiencies by 5% with Coats Digital’s GSDCost

The T-Shirt and lingerie manufacturing specialist also benefitted from an increase in orders, on-time deliveries, overall profitability and staff motivation; and realised a significant reduction in unnecessary freight costs and overtime hours. DONGGUAN, CHINA and LONDON, UK  – 17 August, 2022 – Coats Digital is pleased to announce that following the implementation of Coats Digital’s GSDCost, leading […]

Manufacturas Eliot Adopts FastReactPlan to manage increase in order volumes and complexity and reduce lead times

FastReactPlan has been selected to digitize production planning processes so that Manufacturas Eliot can manage its increasingly complex supply chain more effectively and synchronize manufacturing operations to meet increasing demand. BOGOTA, COLOMBIA, and LONDON  – August 10th 2022 – Coats Digital is pleased to announce that Colombian fashion textile group, Manufacturas Eliot SAS, has selected Coats Digital’s […]

Delta Galil Strengthens Supply Chain with Infor

The global manufacturer and marketer of intimate apparel adopts Infor Nexus supply chain platform TEL AVIV, Israel – 8th August 2022 – Infor, the industry cloud company, today announced that Delta Galil Industries Ltd, a global leader in the design, manufacture, distribution and sale of intimates and activewear, has adopted the Infor Nexus supply chain platform. The technology […]

Medico Sports Fashion GmbH Partners with Centric Software® for Centralized, Cross-Border Collaboration

German functional sportswear brand leads the race with an innovative, purely digital PLM to eliminate waste and connect international teams CAMPBELL, Calif., August 2, 2022 – German functional sportswear brand, Medico Sports Fashion GmbH (MEDICO), has selected Centric Software‘s Product Lifecycle Management (PLM). Centric Software provides the most innovative enterprise solutions to plan, design, develop, source and sell products […]