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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.

Virtual prototyping to make a splash with real-feel imagery

Fashion designers using the 3DaaS (3D as a Service solution) developed by Virtuality.Fashion can now look forward to the next level of user experience and prototype-assurances. As segment leaders specializing in virtual 3D prototyping for the fashion industry, Virtuality.Fashion has chosen Vizoo as their partner for 3D material scanning. With this integration in place, fashion […]

PTC Adds Artificial Intelligence and Generative Design Capabilities to Enhance and Expand its CAD Portfolio with Acquisition of Frustum

Cutting-Edge Technologies to Guide Engineers and Designers to the Next Generation of Products FARNBOROUGH, UK. – November 20, 2018 – PTC (NASDAQ: PTC) today announced that it has acquired Frustum Inc., an advanced generative design software company, for approximately $70 million. Frustum’s technology for generative design—an approach that leverages artificial intelligence (AI) to generate design options—is a transformative addition to […]

A Marriage Made in Heaven: Maggie Sottero and Centric Software

Bridalwear business implements Centric SMB PLM solution on time and on budget in just seven weeks CAMPBELL, Calif., November 20, 2018 – Maggie Sottero Designs LLC (Maggie Sottero), the Utah-based premium bridalwear company, has successfully gone live with Centric Software’s Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solution for small to medium enterprises, Centric SMB. Centric Software provides […]

Totes Isotoner Corp. Upgrades to Gerber’s YuniquePLM® for Improved Collaboration

TOLLAND, CONN., USA Nov. 19, 2018 – Collaborating across companies with large product lines helps decrease the time from design concept to store shelf. Technology for collaboration has evolved over time to help facilitate cooperation across product lines and geographies. “It was imperative with our upgrade from webPDM™to YuniquePLM that collaboration continues to be easy and speed up product development,” […]

Gaining Global Visibility: How Targus Powers Up Product Development with Centric PLM

CAMPBELL, Calif., November 15, 2018 – Centric Software is delighted to announce the release of a success story about its customer, Targus. Targus was formed in London, UK in 1983 and counted emerging computer giants such as IBM among its first customers. Known for producing the original laptop case, Targus has been in the business of providing […]

Rockwell Automation and PTC Launch Collaborative Offering to Drive Digital Transformation Across Industrial Enterprises

New FactoryTalk InnovationSuite, powered by PTC, to Accelerate Digital Transformation Strategies for Greater Productivity through Simplification of Complex Processes in Industrial Businesses FARNBOROUGH, UK. – Nov. 14, 2018 — Rockwell Automation and PTC today announced that they have launched FactoryTalk InnovationSuite, powered by PTC, a software suite that enables companies to optimize their industrial operations and enhance productivity by providing […]

Bombyx is pleased to welcome Rekucci to their platform

“As a small team we wanted things to be simple, fast and help us do our jobs better – our design team had nightmares about drowning in never ending PLM menus and dropdowns” The brand Rekucci started in 2014 – with a simple idea about doing things differently.  With over 20 years of experience in […]

VT Garment Chooses Centric PLM, Marking Centric Software’s Thailand Debut

Leading sportswear and outerwear designer and manufacturer selects Centric PLM CAMPBELL, Calif., November 13, 2018 – VT Garment, an outdoor and sports apparel manufacturer in Thailand, has selected Centric Software’s Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solution. Centric Software provides the most innovative enterprise solutions to fashion, retail, footwear, outdoor, luxury and consumer goods companies to achieve strategic and […]

Growth Unleashed: Outward Hound Sets Centric PLM as Digital Foundation to Underpin Expansion

CAMPBELL, Calif., November 8, 2018 – Centric Software is delighted to announce the release of a success story about its customer, Outward Hound. Outward Hound, a pet product company based in Denver, Colorado creates award winning and fun toys, gear, games and treats for cats and dogs. The company was founded in 1998 by Kyle Hansen, when […]

3D Virtual Sampling: Evolution or Revolution?

In the second instalment in a small series for WhichPLM, guest contributors, Nick Wei and Amy Yeung FY continue their exploration of 3D virtual sampling. Nick has over 25 years experience in CAD/CAM and PLM; Amy has a strong product management background, with a Bachelor of Science in Textile and Fashion.