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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.

The enterprise need for scalable PLM

Peter Bambridge is an Independent Industry Analyst and Consultant, who has worked for 30 years creating, selling and implementing software and services solutions for the retail and consumer goods industry; he is also one of WhichPLM’s resident authors. Peter explores here the need for scalability in PLM.

Zweave Implements PTC Windchill FlexPLM for Avalanche in under Two Months

Zweave’s Fast-Forward™ methodology maximizes Avalanche’s ROI because of rapid deployment of the industry’s best PLM solution (BOSTON, Jan 20, 2014) Zweave, Inc. has sold and delivered the PTC® Windchill® FlexPLM® solution to Avalanche Outdoor Apparel Co, a family owned and operated outdoor apparel company in historic Salem, Massachusetts known for quality and value in the outdoor apparel […]

Kurt Salmon – Insights from NRF’s Big Show 2015

WhichPLM has opened up our ‘News’ section for the next two weeks in order to gain insight into NRF’s Big Show, from those companies that were lucky enough to attend. Kurt Salmon kicks off the series with their thoughts.  ith few retailers able to offer a truly seamless omnichannel experience, NRF delegates were keen to […]

PTC’s ThingWorx and Axeda Internet of Things (IoT) Enabling Technologies Win Multiple Excellence Awards at CES 2015

ThingWorx Takes Home Enabling Technology and App Development/Enablement Platform of the Year Honors; Axeda Wins Enabling Company of the Year  NEEDHAM, MA – January 14, 2015 – PTC (Nasdaq: PTC) today announced that the Internet of Things (IoT) enabling technology businesses it acquired in 2014 – ThingWorx and Axeda –received several prestigious awards from Compass Intelligence […]

Dassault Systèmes Appoints Gian Paolo Bassi CEO of SOLIDWORKS

Technical Expert and Champion for 3D Design Software User Community Replaces Bertrand Sicot, Promoted Company Vice President Sales, Value Solutions VELIZY-VILLACOUBLAY, France — January 15, 2015 — Dassault Systèmes (Euronext Paris: #13065,DSY.PA), the 3DEXPERIENCE Company, world leader in 3D design software, 3D Digital Mock Up and Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solutions, today announced that Gian Paolo Bassi has been appointed […]

Starr Aircraft doubles throughput with Lectra

Lectra’s expertise and advanced cutting technologies enable the company to meet increased demand for aircraft seating  Paris, January 13, 2015 – Lectra, the world leader in integrated technology solutions dedicated to industries using soft materials—fabrics, leather, technical textiles and composite materials—is pleased to announce that Starr Aircraft has chosen Lectra’s latest automated cutting technology and expertise to boost their production capabilities. […]

PLM Diagnostics

Mr. Rajnish Kumar, Global Practice Head of Retail Consulting at ITC Infotech, writes his second blog for WhichPLM here, detailing the benefits of PLM and the diagnostics process encompassing both pre and post implementation stages.

WhichPLM: PLM Supplier Evaluations

Here at WhichPLM we pride ourselves in being impartial. Since our inception we have remained unbiased and informative. Our passion is to educate, and not to coerce; to report, and not to influence.

ecVision Hosts Annual Retail Industry Event in Hong Kong

SourceTrends 2015 Agenda Covers Testing Regulations, US Customs and Supply Chain Visibility  Hong Kong, January 6, 2015 – Every major apparel & footwear brand and retailer has a visible presence in Asia, especially Hong Kong and China. For this reason, ecVision continues to host and facilitate an industry-wide educational seminar for its second consecutive year. SourceTrends […]

Happy Holidays 2014 from WhichPLM

s we reach the close of yet another busy and exciting year – both for WhichPLM and for the industry at large – our team would like to share our best wishes for the coming holidays with our readers.