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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.

Cultura invests in merchandise and assortment planning precision with Aptos Technology

The French retail brand will deploy Aptos solutions for omnichannel inventory planning and localised assortments London, U.K — October 28, 2021 — Aptos, a recognised market leader in retail technology solutions, announced today that Cultura, the French specialist in the sale of editorial and artistic leisure products, will deploy Aptos’ Merchandise Financial Planning and Assortment Planning solutions. With this technology selection, Cultura […]

Joules Picks Centric PLM™ to Support Growth Ambitions and Bolster Sustainability Efforts

British lifestyle brand Joules steps up to a centralized online PLM platform to accelerate time to market and increase supply chain transparency CAMPBELL, Calif., October 28, 2021 — Premium British lifestyle brand Joules has elected to switch to Centric Software®‘s Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) platform to increase visibility and awareness in its supply chain, and to […]

South American sports apparel leader Supertex accelerates its digitization journey with Coats Digital

Building on a partnership established in 2016, Supertex Group will obtain full visibility of its planning and production processes with FastReactPlan, as well as leveraging the local technology and industry expertise of Coats Digital’s highly regarded Latin American team. CALI, COL and LONDON, UK  – October 27, 2021 – Coats Digital is thrilled to announce that leading […]

From PLM Selection to PLM Benefits in 4 Months

Shapewear and lifestyle company Honeylove racks up wins in short order CAMPBELL, Calif., October 26, 2021 – Honeylove has selected Centric Software®’s Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solution, Centric SMB for emerging brands. 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, […]

The Retail Brands Trying to Combat Climate Change

Regular contributor, Dakota Murphey, shares with us some of the brands working to combat climate change, and how. Dakota has more than a decade of experience in business growth, working independently as a business consultant for a number of years.

SweetHoney Clothing streamlines fashion collection management with innovative C-DESIGN PLM

Founded in 2012, SweetHoney Clothing is one of the leading brands within the children’s clothing industry. This American-based company focus on developing products that are specifically designed for babies and children. In the aim of streamlining collection management across the entire fashion ecosystem, Sweet Honey Clothing began looking into implementation of a PLM solution. After studying […]

The Impact of AI on Small, Independent Businesses

In her latest piece for WhichPLM, Emma Hayes, womenswear customer fit expert and Founder of At Last, shares her thoughts on potential use of fit technology when it comes to small, independent retailers.

New Look Implements CGS BlueCherry PLM Solution to Streamline Business Processes

London, U.K., and New York, NY – October 20, 2021 – CGS, a global provider of business applications, enterprise learning and outsourcing services, today announced that London-based retailer New Look went live with BlueCherry® Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) from CGS. PLM is an essential module within the BlueCherry Enterprise Suite of solutions, providing end-to-end capabilities for retail, apparel, […]

HALLHUBER Simplifies Operations and Accelerates Decision Making with Centric PLM™

German womenswear company goes live with Centric PLM, saving teams hours of time and maximizing output CAMPBELL, Calif., October 19, 2021 — Leading German women’s fashion company HALLHUBER has successfully implemented Centric Software®‘s Product Lifecycle Management (PLM), increasing productivity in just four months. Centric Software provides the most innovative enterprise solutions to plan, design, develop, source, […]

Kornit Fashion Week Los Angeles; More Eco-Friendly Than Ever

Kornit Digital – a worldwide market leader in sustainable, on-demand, digital fashion and textile production technologies – is celebrating its abilities at Kornit Fashion Week Los Angeles + 4.0 Industry Event, taking place November 2-5. This event welcomes producers, designers, industry experts, developers, and other visionaries to explore a complete alternative model for creating fashion […]