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Lydia Mageean

Lydia Mageean has been part of the WhichPLM team for over six 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.

Luxury brand ZILLI chooses Gerber’s YuniquePLM

France-based luxury brand ZILLI, which offers a range of premium leather goods, including jackets, luggage, belts, shoes, jewellery, etc. for both men and women, has selected Gerber Technology’s YuniquePLM, to support its expansion strategies in the Middle East and China. Claudine Robinet, CFO – ZILLI averred, “Our decision to select YuniquePLM stemmed from their team of […]

Uncle Billy and the Circular Economy

Chris McCann, WhichPLM Expert and Director of Resilient.World, is a key figure in compliance and sustainability. Here, he shares his latest guest article with us; in his usual informative and witty style, Chris uses ‘Uncle Billy’ as an anchor point in this piece. He writes about today’s profligate use of natural resources in a throwaway culture, and how we are, quite […]

Making a True Commitment to Compliance

Amidst new industry buzzwords, it’s important not to leave CSR behind, or view it as a ‘passing trend’. In her first exclusive feature for WhichPLM (originally running in our Annual Review 2014), Anneke Magendans brings years’ worth of experience in sourcing and supply chain management complemented with a master’s degree in Corporate Social Responsibility

The Rise and Rise of Social Media

In his first guest article with us, Dan Gyves, shares his insight into social media of today, and how brands can use it to their advantage. Dan shares some tips on how brands should execute their social media presence, and interact with consumers and followers.

PTC Introduces Newest Version of Its ThingWorx® Internet of Things Platform

ThingWorx 7 Offers Tools for Managing Connected Products, Simplifies Developer Use, and Integrates with Leading Device Clouds FARNBOROUGH, UK – May 11, 2016 – PTC (NASDAQ: PTC) today announced the availability of ThingWorx 7, the latest version of its Internet of Things (IoT) platform. New features of ThingWorx 7 include an enhanced set of tools for managing connected products, powerful […]

ITC Infotech helps prepare the next generation of fashion professionals in the UK

Implements PTC’s FlexPLM 10.2 for University of Huddersfield’s Fashion and Textile Buying Management students Milton Keynes, UK / Bangalore, India, 27th April, 2016 – ITC Infotech, a global scale full service provider of technology solutions, has completed implementation of PTC’s FlexPLM 10.2 for UK based University of Huddersfield for its Fashion and Textile Buying Management course. ITC […]

Cofel gathers momentum with Centric Software

A successful Centric PLM solution implementation by the French bedding market leader  LOS GATOS, California, May 10, 2016 – The French group Cofel, a market leader in mattress and bedding production, has announced a successful Centric PLM implementation. Centric is the leading PLM solution for fashion, retail, luxury and consumer goods companies. The Cofel Group, whose key […]

KenDor Textiles Deploys Visual 2000 End2End Suite of Fashion Software

Montreal, Canada – May 9, 2016 – Visual 2000 International Inc., the leading supplier of omni-channel ERP & PLM software for the Apparel, Footwear and Accessories industry, is pleased to announce that KenDor Textiles Ltd., has successfully deployed the Visual 2000 End2End suite to manage their continuing growth as an apparel supplier. KenDor Textiles Ltd, is […]

3D; what’s it all about?

Lucy Royle shares her second exclusive article with WhichPLM here. In her first instalment in this series she explored ‘The Pencil Revolution’ and the transformative ways of working for designers in our industry; in this second piece, she delves into the world of 3D.

The apparel industry is destroying our planet; can PLM reverse this?

Here, ITC Infotech, a global IT services and solutions company, share another exclusive blog with us. Written by Rajnish Kumar, Global Practice Head of Retail Consulting, and Richa Sharma, Process Consultant for Fashion Retail, this article explores what PLM can do for fashion retailers and brands. Having recently launched their Sustainability Solution, this piece focuses on […]