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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.

Techtextil North America 2021 Symposium Schedule Announced

Atlanta, GA – June 10, 2021 – The 2021 edition of Techtextil North America has released the schedule for the highly acclaimed Symposium, taking place alongside the Techtextil North America tradeshow, August 23 – 25, 2021 at the Raleigh Convention Center in Raleigh, North Carolina. The Techtextil North America Symposium is dedicated to showcasing advancements […]

99K Limited Partners with Centric Software® to Ensure Smooth and Efficient Product Development

UK fashion merchandising business set to eradicate production rejection and increase design productivity by 20 – 30% with Centric SMB CAMPBELL, Calif., June 10, 2021 – Fast-growing fashion merchandising company 99K Limited has selected Centric Software‘s Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solution for emerging brands, Centric SMB. Centric Software provides the most innovative enterprise solutions to […]

Milarex Bolsters Growth Strategies with Centric PLM™

Sustainable international seafood company selects Centric Software® to support growth, unify data and streamline business processes CAMPBELL, Calif., June 8, 2021 – Sustainable international seafood company Milarex 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, […]

How to Adopt an Ethical Lifestyle

Dakota Murphey shares her latest exclusive for WhichPLM, and offers tips on adopting an ethical lifestyle – from the fashion you buy, to the technology you invest in. Dakota has more than a decade of experience in business growth, working independently as a business consultant for a number of years.

Techtextil and Texprocess 2022: registration now open

The Techtextil and Texprocess trade fairs have a positive view of the future and invite the sector to take part at Frankfurt Fair and Exhibition Centre from 21 to 24 June 2022. Exhibitors who register well in advance benefit from an early-booking discount. The dates for the next editions of Techtextil and Texprocess have been […]

Jean Marie Canan joins Lectra’s Board of Directors

Paris, June 3, 2021 – Lectra’s Shareholders’ Meeting held on June 1 appointed Jean Marie (“John”) Canan as a new Director, for a period of four years. Jean Marie Canan becomes a member of Lectra’s Audit Committee, Compensation Committee and Strategic Committee. This appointment follows the agreement reached for the acquisition by Lectra of Gerber […]

MLab, the Color and Materials Lab Affiliated with PENSOLE Academy, to Partner with swatchbook for Upcoming “Designing with Sole” Program

Select Students will Work with this Cutting-Edge Technology to Build a Color and Material Library for New Balance During the Master Class. NEW YORK – June 2, 2021 – MLab, the color and materials lab affiliated with PENSOLE Academy, today announced it will kick off a new partnership with product development software company swatchbook for […]

Expanded Product Categories at Techtextil North America

ATLANTA, GA – June 2, 2021 – Techtextil North America returns to Raleigh, North Carolina August 23-25, 2021, bringing with it the latest innovations and supply chain solutions for the technical textiles and nonwovens industries. Visitors will have the chance to source manufacturing technology, machinery, and textile products ranging from high-tech fibers, functional apparel fabrics and smart textiles […]

Lectra completes the acquisition of Gerber Technology

The combination of the two companies will give rise to a leading global player in Industry 4.0 for the fashion, automotive and furniture markets. Paris, Tuesday June 1, 2021 – Lectra finalizes today the acquisition of all outstanding shares of Gerber Technology, on a cash-free debt-free basis, for 175 million euros – financed through a […]

SNS Food Gets a Taste for Innovation with Centric PLM™

Condiment producer selects Centric Software® to enhance competitiveness by digitally transforming innovation CAMPBELL, Calif., June 1, 2021 – SNS Food Co., Ltd, the Chinese condiments 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, […]