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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.

Finn Flare Launches Centric PLM™ with Astonishing Go-live Results

Centric Software® continues expanding into Russia with popular retail clothing chain, helping reduce development time by 25% and production costs by 10% CAMPBELL, Calif., December 9, 2021 — Popular Russian clothing company Finn Flare recently went live with Centric PLM and have enjoyed significant gains in both time savings during product development, and reduced sourcing costs. Centric […]

Leading Vietnamese Garment Manufacturer, Duc Hanh Garment JSC, Reduces Fabric Wastage by Almost 2 Percent and Obtains Full Fabric Visibility with IntelloCut, from Coats Digital

Waste reduction, real-time planning, fabric optimisation, smarter buying, and BOM savings are the key benefits IntelloCut has delivered for Duc Hanh HA NAM, VIETNAM and LONDON, UK  – December 9, 2021 – Coats Digital is delighted to announce that following the implementation of Coats Digital’s IntelloCut solution in 2018, leading garment manufacturer, Duc Hanh Garment JSC – a key […]

Sustainability in Fashion, Retail & Home: Centric Software® PLM and Higg Join Forces to Enable Digital Transformation

Brands, retailers & manufacturers assess environmental impact of material choices prior to product launch CAMPBELL, Calif., December 8, 2021 – Centric Software, the Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) market leader, is proud to announce its partnership with Higg, the sustainability insights platform. Centric Software provides the most innovative enterprise solutions to plan, design, develop, source and sell products […]

Epic Group Implements Centric PLM™ to Shorten Development Times and Meet Customer Demands

World-class Sustainable Fashion Company chooses Centric Software® PLM to Become More Agile and Data-Driven. CAMPBELL, Calif., December 7, 2021 – Epic Group, a leading  apparel and fashion 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, […]

COÉGA Sunwear shines with STYLEman365 PLM

COÉGA Sunwear selects Option Systems PLM Software Solution to accelerate speed-to-market capabilities Leicester, England, May 2021 – Option Systems, the leading provider of world-class “end to end” software solutions for the fashion, footwear, accessories and sports industries are delighted to announce that COÉGA Sunwear, a worldwide renowned supplier of swimwear, has selected STYLEman365 and its […]

Glory Apparel is in the Home Stretch to Digital Transformation

A knitwear apparel company elevates accounting and communication with Centric PLMTM  CAMPBELL, Calif., December 2, 2021 – Glory Apparel, a knitwear company selected Centric Software®’s Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solution, Centric SMB for emerging enterprises. Centric Software provides the most innovative enterprise solutions to plan, design, develop, source, and sell products such as apparel, footwear, sporting […]

Centric Software® Acquires Armonica Retail

Combined best-of-breed PLM & retail planning solutions offer unprecedented real-time decision-making and execution agility to maximize product margins CAMPBELL, Calif., November 30, 2021 – Centric Software, the Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) market leader, is pleased to announce its acquisition of the innovative end-to-end retail planning solution provider, Armonica Retail. Centric Software provides the most innovative enterprise […]

Mark Fairwhale Boosts In-House Innovation with Centric PLM™

Menswear brand partners with Centric Software® to fully realize potential of innovation with enhanced control of R&D CAMPBELL, Calif., November 29, 2021 – Mark Fairwhale, China’s top fashion menswear brand, 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 […]

Otabo Gets In Step with Customers and Vendors with Centric PLM™

Footwear company uses technology to increase agility CAMPBELL, Calif., November 25, 2021 – Centric Software® is delighted to announce the release of a success story about its customer, Otabo. Otabo is an international, full-service footwear manufacturing company that levels the playing field for smaller brands and elevates agility and efficiency for larger companies. Otabo was launched […]

Top Form International to benchmark manufacturing time and cost and optimise garment costing with GSDCost from Coats Digital

Leading developer and manufacturer of ladies intimate apparel will leverage world-class method-time-cost capabilities of Coats Digital’s GSDCost solution to optimise accurate garment costing and manufacturing excellence   LONDON, UK – November 25, 2021 – Top Form International, a global leader in ladies intimate apparel, offering value-added services in product design, development and manufacturing, has selected GSDCost from Coats […]