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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.

Texprocess honours new textile-processing ideas

Honouring new, future-oriented technological developments in the apparel and textile industry: Texprocess Innovation Award now open for entries. Innovative personalities once again have the opportunity to win the Texprocess Innovation Award, which will be given on the occasion of Texprocess, Leading International Trade Fair for Processing Textile and Flexible Materials, from 14 to 17 May […]

Lectra strengthens its Executive Committee

The group prepares to accelerate its growth and deliver its Industry 4.0 offer Paris, January 15, 2019 – Lectra is strengthening its Executive Committee to accelerate the implementation of its Lectra 4.0 strategy, initiated in early 2017, with the objective of becoming a key player in the Industry 4.0 market. Lectra’s 2017-2019 strategic roadmap, the first step […]

Who Will Build Our Future?

In his first guest piece for WhichPLM, Gwan Yip, CEO & Co-founder of Code & Craft, takes us into the world of Mixed Reality.

Varner drives global business strategy with Centric PLM

Leading Scandinavian textile retailer, Varner, support business goals and improve collaboration across its 10 concepts with Centric Software PLM. CAMPBELL, Calif., January 15, 2019 – Centric Software is delighted to announce the release of a success story about its customer, Varner. Founded in 1962 in Oslo, Varner is one of Scandinavia’s leading retail textile companies. Varner acquired […]

Beyond Proper by Boston Proper ramping up for major growth with Visual PLM

Florida, United States – January 15, 2019 — Beyond Proper by Boston Proper, a leading Florida-based brand of women’s contemporary clothing and accessories, has announced a partnership with Visual Next to implement its suite of fashion business software. Visual Next’s End2End suite of software solutions, built specifically for the apparel, footwear and fashion accessories industry, […]

Loblaw Selects Bamboo Rose as its PLM Solution Partner

Bamboo Rose expands its PLM solution to Canada with Loblaw, Canada’s leading food retailer to use the Bamboo Rose multi-enterprise platform to digitize and streamline product development across all merchandise categories Bamboo Rose, the leading multi-enterprise product and supply chain platform, announces today that Canada’s leading food retailer, Loblaw Companies Limited (Loblaw), is working with […]

PTC to Demonstrate its Latest Retail Innovation Platform Capabilities at NRF 2019

On-site interactive demos to show how brands and retailers can digitize product development, from planning to commercialization Farnborough, UK – January 14, 2019 —PTC (NASDAQ: PTC) today announced it will feature its Retail Innovation Platform in booth #4083 at the National Retail Federation’s (NRF) annual event, Retail’s BIG Show, on January 13-15th. PTC’s Retail platform combines the industry-leading […]

When Predictions Won’t Cut It, Preparedness Will

In her first piece for 2019, frequent contributor Elizabeth Shobert explains how we need to hold preparedness over predictions.

Texprocess 2019: Full range of technologies for textile processing

Automation, individualisation, customisation and sustainability. The range of technologies at the coming Texprocess is more comprehensive than ever. Four months before its start, the leading international trade fair for the processing of textile and flexible materials is almost booked up. Trade visitors from the fashion and clothing industry, upholstered-furniture manufacturers and all processors of textiles […]

5 Reasons to Adopt Digital Workflows Across the Supply Chain

Here, EFI Optitex share their first exclusive with WhichPLM for 2019, discussing the numerous benefits to adopting a digital workflow. Optitex develops 3D virtual prototyping and 2D CAD/CAM pattern and fashion design software that is both innovative and easy to use.