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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.

A Green Corporate Agenda

Anthony Bamford follows on from his recent ‘Bricks and Clicks’ article, with his suggested approach for environmental corporate social responsibility. WhichPLM. Anthony MBA MRICS is a UK based senior leader specialising in strategic management and transformation and change with a professional background in real estate. He has worldwide contacts in the corporate, commercial and public […]

Santoni Fuses Tradition and Innovation with Centric PLM™

Luxury Italian footwear brand selects Centric Software® to accelerate its digital strategy and counter challenges of pandemic CAMPBELL, Calif., April 27, 2021 – Luxury Italian footwear brand Santoni 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, […]

Design to Cost eBook (Download)

Download Gerber Technology’s latest eBook and find out how to increase margins from design to final product.

Extending PLM as an Engine for Post-Pandemic Recovery

In his latest piece for WhichPLM, Paul Magel, President of Application Solutions Group at CGS, shares his thoughts on how PLM can help our industry mid-and-post-COVID. BlueCherry Next PLM, from CGS, is a highly configurable, no-code product lifecycle management solution designed to meet today’s consumer brands, retailers and manufacturers’ needs.

German Live Commerce Expert HSE Deploys Aptos’ Next-Generation PLM Solution

Cloud-based PLM application provides HSE with modern user experience and innovations for range/collection planning and digital buying  London, U.K — April 20, 2021 — Aptos, a recognised market leader in retail technology solutions, today announced that German Live Commerce expert HSE is live on Aptos’ next-generation Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solution. HSE deployed the latest version of Aptos PLM in the cloud to take […]

SKECHERS China Reinforces Digitalization Strategy with Centric PLM™

Footwear and apparel brand continues successful Centric Software® collaboration with footwear PLM project CAMPBELL, Calif., April 20, 2021 – SKECHERS China has selected Centric Software’s Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solution for the second time, now expanding Centric PLM to its footwear business. Centric Software provides the most innovative enterprise solutions to plan, design, develop, source and […]

Fit-ernet of things (FoT)

In his latest post for WhichPLM, fit expert Mark Charlton explores what he has coined the ‘Fit-ernet of Things’. Mark believes that, in order to really predict fit preferences, a foundation of connected individual data needs to be collected, analysed and used.

Ecommerce Fashion and the Binary Feedback Loop

In her latest piece for WhichPLM, Emma Hayes, womenswear customer fit expert and Founder of At Last, delves further into the industry’s issue with fit, specifically with ecommerce. Emma hopes much more attention will be given to the reasons why apparel is being sent back as unsuitable in the near-future.

Gerber Technology Empowers Cost Reduction as Global Prices Continue to Rise

Gerber has invested heavily in their development, nesting and planning solutions to help companies optimize their internal costs. New York, New York (USA) April 13, 2021 – As material and product prices in the industrial markets continue to rise, Gerber Technology is proud to announce major enhancements to their software offerings that will empower cost reduction […]

PLM’s Digital Journey to Success; Your Project Pack

Since we founded WhichPLM in 2008, our mission has been to educate our industry on RFA (Retail, Footwear, & Apparel) PLM. This includes latest industry news, interviews with influential players, informative & educational editorial, coverage on emerging technologies and trends, vendor updates