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Lydia Mageean

Lydia Mageean has been part of the WhichPLM team for over six 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 the Annual Review, 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.

WhichPLM to Keynote IT4Fashion 2020

Manchester, England, 14th February 2020 – Following a visit to Florence to meet with IT4Fashion’s prestige organisational committee earlier this month, WhichPLM is delighted to announce that our own Mark Harrop will keynote the event. The tenth edition of the IT4Fashion conference will take place at the Certosa di Firenze, 4th to 5th March 2020. […]

Sevfun Builds Up Product R&D Capabilities with Centric Fashion PLM

Chinese homewear brand chooses Centric Fashion PLM to drive growth strategy CAMPBELL, Calif., February 13, 2019 – Sevfun, the Chinese homewear brand, has selected Centric Software®‘s Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solution. Centric Software provides the most innovative enterprise solutions to fashion, retail, footwear, outdoor, luxury, consumer goods and home décor companies to achieve strategic and operational […]

Lost in Space; When the Lack of Big Data Fails to Lead the Way

In their first piece for 2020, Michael Robinson & Orlando (Oz) Zambrano of Manner Solutions discuss the importance of data aggregation in a right-here, right-now economy. Manner Solutions offers a suite of software solutions catered specifically to the RFA market.

Camaïeu Transforms Data Processes and Empowers Collaboration with Centric PLM

CAMPBELL, Calif., February 11, 2020 – Centric Software® is delighted to announce the release of a success story video about its customer, Camaïeu. Camaïeu is every French woman’s favorite brand. A Ready to Wear label that knows what women want and has accompanied them since 1984. Camaïeu makes women’s lives easier, enabling them to express their style through […]

swatchbook partners with SHIMA SEIKI to create innovative software and workflow solutions

Partnership will allow SHIMA SEIKI’s “SDS-ONE APEX” apparel design system series to utilize material sources directly from swatchbook Irvine, CA, February 11, 2020 – swatchbook, inc., the designers and makers of the cloud-based material lifecycle management platform swatchbook announced today that it has partnered with SHIMA SEIKI, leading provider of textile manufacturing solutions. As a […]

ebebek Bolsters Growth with Centric Retail PLM

Centric Software® expands into Turkey and empowers baby accessories retailer in Istanbul CAMPBELL, Calif., February 6, 2020 – ebebek, the Turkish mother-and-baby retailer, has selected Centric Software®‘s Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solution, marking Centric Software’s expansion into Turkey. Centric Software provides the most innovative enterprise solutions to fashion, retail, footwear, outdoor, luxury, consumer goods and home décor companies […]

Robots vs Runways: a Conversation with Mark Harrop

In late January, Mark Harrop, CEO of WhichPLM, shared thoughts on the future of the fashion industry with Future Fashion Factory members at the University of Leeds. Sarah Parkin, Communications and Digital Engagement Officer for Future Fashion Factory, shares her thoughts on the day.

CGS Completes 2019 with Global Expansion, Adding BlueCherry Customers, New Enhancements and Locations

New York, NY – January 29, 2020 – CGS, a global provider of business applications, enterprise learning and outsourcing services, today announced that it saw significant growth in 2019 with companies selecting and implementing its BlueCherry® Enterprise Suite of cloud-based solutions, along with enhancements to its solutions offering and entering new markets. The BlueCherry suite provides end-to-end supply chain […]

French Connection Upgrades to YuniquePLM® to Facilitate Growth and Data Integration

TOLLAND, CONN., USA, January 21 – The trend around digital transformation in fashion has been at the forefront of the industry for a few years and companies who are transforming are seeing the payoff with data visibility. “Our team needed a cloud-based solution to simplify IT processes and YuniquePLM® will enable data integration with our current infrastructure,” […]

WhichPLM Evaluations: Comparison Tool

WhichPLM is delighted to publish our new PLM comparison tool. Selecting the right PLM partner isn’t easy, but it’s a choice more brands and retailers than ever before are making.