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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.

Image Recognition Leaders Slyce, Catchoom and Humai Merge to Create Partium, a Breakthrough Suite of Part Recognition Solutions

PHILADELPHIA, BARCELONA and VIENNA, Nov. 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Three of the world’s leading providers of image recognition and visual search technology today announced an agreement to merge and form one company focused on part recognition. U.S. based Slyce, Spain-based Catchoom and Austria-based Humai are joining forces to form Partium, a business that offers a solution for the fast identification of parts within […]

Payless Spurs Innovation with Centric PLM™

Iconic footwear retailer selects Centric PLM to build innovative capacity and reduce costs CAMPBELL, Calif., November 10, 2020 – Centric Software®, leading provider of innovative enterprise solutions to fashion, retail, footwear, outdoor, luxury, consumer goods and home décor companies, is excited to announce its partnership with Payless, the footwear retailer, as the Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solution […]

Cotton Heritage Adopts DeSL’s Digital Platform

(San Francisco Bay Area, California, November 5, 2020) Discover e-Solutions (DeSL) teams with Cotton Heritage to provide a strong digital solution to support their supply chain and company growth goals. Cotton Heritage is a premier apparel blanks provider based in Los Angeles, California. With over 35 years of experience in the industry, they are a […]

Elcatex Group implements Coats Digital’s GSDCost to optimise garment costings, reach manufacturing excellence and improve future commercial resilience post Covid-19 crisis.

The vertically-integrated manufacturer from Honduras chose GSDCost to quantify and optimise manufacturing methods and garment costing, as a part of its Sustainability and Innovation Strategy, and to emerge stronger as the industry navigates the next phase of the Covid-19 pandemic. Founded in 1984 and spread across an area of 500,000 sq. ft, the Elcatex Group is the largest vertically integrated knitwear manufacturer within the CAM region, with […]

APOLUZE Fuses Product development and Creativity With C-DESIGN PLM

Today APOLUZE has decided to introduce a Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solution in their workflow. They needed a human size and friendly PLM to help design and R&D teams made up of young talents to maximize their expertise, optimize business processes and improve work efficiency, while maintaining a balance of creativity and newness. C-DESIGN PLM […]

Tank Stream Design selects DeSL for End-to-End Digital Transformation

(San Francisco Bay Area, California, October 30, 2020) Discover e-Solutions (DeSL) partners with Tank Stream Design as they continue their innovation journey. Founded over 20 years ago, Tank Stream Design has been one of Australia’s leaders in resort wear, outdoor lifestyle apparel, and giftware. The already innovative company knows the importance of an all-encompassing approach […]

Gerber Technology and Alvanon Announce 3D Collaboration to Achieve Unsurpassed Fit and eCommerce Success

The collaboration will empower the fashion and apparel industry to accelerate digital transformation. New York, New York, USA, October 29, 2020 – Gerber Technology continues to expand its global network and today announced a collaboration with Alvanon that will further strengthen their powerful 2D-to-3D for fit solution. The new collaboration between Gerber and Alvanaon will allow fashion and apparel companies to accurately simulate their […]

New Balance Takes Bold Strides in Retail Technology Innovation with Aptos

Global athletic leader will deploy end-to-end customer engagement and retail planning solutions from Aptos, re–platform on microservices-based SaaS architecture LONDON, 27th OCTOBER  — Aptos, a recognised market leader in retail technology solutions, today announced that New Balance will deploy Aptos’ cloud-based applications across its retail business in North America and Europe. The investments in innovation will modernise and elevate […]

InterDesign Invests in Innovative Product Lifecycle Management Solution

U.S. based housewares company establishes a single version of the truth for product development to improve efficiency and innovation with Centric PLM™ CAMPBELL, California, October 27, 2020 – Centric Software® is delighted to announce the release of a success story about its customer, InterDesign. Established in 1974 and based in Solon, Ohio, InterDesign is a […]

Gerber Technology Redefines Mass Production with Launch of Revolutionary, Next-Generation Cutting Room

The Gerber Atria™ Digital Cutter sets a new digital standard for mass production. New York, New York, USA, October 20, 2020 – Gerber Technology is revolutionizing the flexible materials processing industry with the launch of their end-to-end solution for mass production, which will be unveiled at their annual technology conference, ideation, on November 4-6. The connected platform features the new Atria digital cutting solution and […]