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Lydia Hanson

Lydia Hanson has been part of the WhichPLM team for over four 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.

Pantone and the digital evolution of the classic colour palette

“Pantone is a design-focused company with steady attention around the importance of connecting innovative physical and digital solutions. We are committed to offering designers an integrated workflow, and partnering with ColorDigital gives users direct access to the full Pantone Color Libraries, to ensure the seamless communication of colour from design through production.”  Adrián Fernández / Vice […]

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Process, The Digital Revolution and Material Exchange

In today’s opinion piece, resident Expert Chris Hillyer discusses the changing landscape of 3D design, and the need for material platforms. Chris is the Director of Innovation at DECKERS Brands – who serve as Design & Innovation Partners to the Material Exchange project.

Bamboo Rose Introduces Tariff Impact Tool: Providing Instant Insights into Tariff Changes Across Retail Community

Minimizes the impact of changing tariff costs on global trade management operations BOSTON – Oct. 30, 2018 – Tariffs are terrorizing the retail community, but Bamboo Rose’s new tariff plug-in provides relief. The platform for multi-enterprise networks has announced it has expanded its global trade management (GTM) offering to include the Tariff Impact Analysis Tool, to […]

KIKO MILANO are made up with Centric PLM

Campbell, Calif., October 30, 2018 –Centric Software is delighted to announce the release of a success story about its customer, KIKO MILANO. Founded in 1997, Italian cosmetics brand KIKO MILANO features a range of cutting-edge makeup, face and body treatments. Promoting safe and effective products of the highest quality, created to satisfy the beauty requirements of women […]

BeProduct supports sustainability and social product development at Kanopy Brands

10/30/2018 – New York City – Fashion technology house BeProduct is proud to announce the successful, wide-scale implementation of its collaborative Product Lifecycle Management (“PLM”) platform throughout the multinational, multi-brand operations of sustainable childrenswear business Kanopy Brands, Inc. Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, Kanopy Brands (hereafter “Kanopy”) designs, develops, and produces a comprehensive range of children’s […]

The Next Generation PLM for Fashion and Retail Arrive in India

PLM market leader kicks off a 3 city PLM roadshow across India CAMPBELL, California, October 25, 2018– Centric Software is pleased to announce that it is entering the Indian market, bringing market-leading Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solutions to local fashion, retail and consumer goods companies. Centric Softwareprovides the most innovative enterprise solutions to fashion, retail, […]

‘Phygital’ Color Systems: How to Get Colours Right in a Digital World

In their first guest piece for WhichPLM, John Newton (Head of Color Technology) and Charlotte Dickens (Customer Success Manager) of Coloro, discuss the importance of blending digital and physical colour standards. Coloro is a universal colour system.

Citizens of Humanity Chooses Gerber’s YuniquePLM® Cloud for Speed to Market, Data Centralization

TOLLAND, CONN., USA Oct. 24, 2018 – Global companies who work with many partners need a secure, flexible system to manage data across their business. “With such a large global product line, understanding milestones for the next season of garments is imperative to success and implementing YuniquePLM will allow us easy access to this data regardless of location,” stated Federico Pagnetti, chief operating officer, Citizens of Humanity. […]

Smart, Connected Store Powered by PTC’s ThingWorx

Heightened Shopping Experience Increases Customer Loyalty, Sales FARNBOROUGH, UK. – October 23, 2018 –– PTC (NASDAQ: PTC) today announced platinum partner, Percall, selected ThingWorx to develop a smart, connected store located at the European Centre for Innovative Textiles (CETI) near Lille, France. Developed as a pilot project open to retail organizations, the store showcases the future of retail […]