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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.

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, […]

Frankies Bikinis Dives into Efficiency with Centric PLM™

A swimwear company gets all their product data into a central, digital hub CAMPBELL, Calif., May 10, 2022 – Centric Software® is delighted to announce the release of a success story about its customer, Frankies Bikinis. Frankies Bikinis, the beachwear lifestyle brand is based in Venice, California. Founded by Francesca Aiello in 2012, she went from creating bikinis […]

Kinco Selects Centric PLM™ for a Perfect Fit

Venerable glove manufacturing company boosts agility with PLM CAMPBELL, Calif., May 9, 2022 – Kinco, the glove manufacturing 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 […]

Bespoke Manufacturing Company (BMC) chooses Lectra’s solutions to automate its on-demand production

Lectra helps sustainable onshore manufacturer BMC go from design to print to cut and sew in a matter of hours New-York, April 29, 2022 – A major global player in the fashion, automotive and furniture markets, Lectra designs industrial intelligence solutions – software, equipment, data and services – for brands, manufacturers and retailers. Lectra is equipping Bespoke […]

PEP Selects Centric PLM™ to Enhance a Design and Customer- Led Strategy

Renowned retailer, PEP partners with Centric Software ® to gain efficiencies and align assortment strategies with financial goals. CAMPBELL, Calif., May 3, 2022 – PEP, Africa’s largest single brand retailer, has selected Centric Software‘s Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) to improve efficiencies and optimize product assortments to further business growth. Centric Software provides the most innovative enterprise solutions to plan, design, develop, […]

Lands’ End Chooses Centric Solution Suite as the Foundation for Future Growth

Iconic apparel company seeks to streamline workflows by connecting systems and teams with Centric PLMTM including 3D Enablement and Centric’s Visual Planning Board CAMPBELL, Calif., April 28, 2022 – Lands’ End, the classic American lifestyle brand and multi-channel retailer, has selected Centric Software®’s Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solution including 3D Enablement and Centric’s Visual Planning Board for […]

Viet Vuong cuts fabric wastage to under 2% and realises nearly 3% in fabric cost savings with Coats Digital’s IntelloCut

IntelloCut additionally delivered BOM savings of 1.13%; overall wastage savings of 1.23%; optimised productivity and increased customer satisfaction. HO CHI MINH, VIETNAM  and LONDON, UK  – April 27, 2022 – Coats Digital is delighted to announce that Vietnamese apparel manufacturer,  Viet Vuong Trading Co. Ltd., has reduced its fabric wastage to under 2%, resulting in fabric cost savings of almost 3% […]

Allbirds Selects Centric PLM™ to Track CO2e Emissions Alongside Margins

Footwear company sets foundation for growth CAMPBELL, Calif., April 26, 2022 – Allbirds, the global lifestyle brand that innovates with naturally derived materials to make better footwear and apparel products in a better way, 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 […]