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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.

Early Bird Registration has Opened for Techtextil North America and Texprocess Americas 2022

Techtextil North America and Texprocess Americas will return to the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta, Georgia May 17-19, 2022. Those who register prior to Friday, February 18, 2022 will have the opportunity for substantial cost savings on exhibit hall, symposium and special event purchases. The co-located events will bring decision makers from all of the major […]

Celtic & Co Drives Forward with Option Systems PLM

Clothing company Celtic & Co. implements Option Systems PLM Software Solution to improve accuracy in its product development process. Option Systems, the leading provider of world-class end-to-end software solutions for the fashion, footwear, accessories and fast-moving consumer goods industries are thrilled to announce that Celtic & Co., a leading UK based fashion company, has successfully […]

ECCO Chooses Centric PLM™ for Merchandise-Driven Transformation

Global premium shoes and leather goods brand transitions to Centric PLM to digitally transform merchandising strategy from initial line plan proposal through sales commitments. CAMPBELL, Calif., November 11, 2021 — Premium shoes and leather goods brand ECCO has chosen Centric Software®‘s Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) platform to transform their organization from production-oriented to merchandise-driven. Centric Software […]

Onward Chooses Centric PLM™ to Drive Speed to Market

Japanese clothing company partners with Centric Software® to accelerate decision-making with centralized product data and planning CAMPBELL, Calif., November 8, 2021 – Onward, the Japanese ready-to-wear manufacturer and retailer, 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 […]

Kmart Australia Implements Centric PLM™ to Achieve Growth Ambitions

Leading retailer chooses Centric Software® PLM and digital boards to boost speed and optimize product ranges CAMPBELL, Calif., November 9, 2021 – Kmart Australia, the multicategory retailer, 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, […]

Economic Obstacles to Innovation

In her first guest post for WhichPLM, Georgia Knell, Creative Lead at Mindless Academy, explores economic obstacles when it comes to innovation in Fashion. If a computer can win a game of chess, and cars can drive themselves, why can’t we all have fair access and opportunity to innovate? 

Techtextil India gears up for its first-ever post-pandemic edition through its hybrid exhibition in November

India’s leading trade fair in technical textiles, nonwovens and composites, Techtextil India, is ready to make a comeback through its hybrid edition launch from 25 – 27 November 2021. With a series of live product demonstrations, insightful knowledge sessions and B2B networking opportunities, the multimodal trade fair will provide a strong avenue for technical textile […]

Prénatal Retail Group Commits to Digital-First PLM with Aptos

Modern technology platform supports the retailer’s management of its collections, from the first sketch to the final product   London, U.K— November 4, 2021 — Aptos, a recognised market leader in retail technology solutions, today announced that Prénatal Retail Group, a leading retailer of children’s products and toys, has expanded its use of Aptos PLM to include digital buying and ordering. […]

Escaping the Document Apocalypse

In his second guest article for WhichPLM, Quoc Pham, Product Lead at VibeIQ, shares his thoughts on a new generation of documents for true end-to-end digital transformation. VibeIQ recently launched a suite of collaboration centric merchandising and product visualization apps. You can find more information about their offerings and limited pilot program at www.vibeiq.com.

PTC to Play a Lead Role in PI Apparel NY & SCF 2021

PTC will leverage its sponsorship of the PI Apparel event to showcase its latest FlexPLM V12 capabilities. It will also lead a session on how PLM has evolved to accelerate product development and fuel growth in a post-pandemic era PTC is pleased to announce its sponsorship and active participation in the latest PI Apparel event, […]