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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.

Bamboo Rose and Columbus Consulting Enter Into Strategic Partnership

Bamboo Rose, a multi-enterprise platform connecting retailers, suppliers and other parties involved in global sourcing and trade management and Columbus Consulting International, a leading retail consulting firm today announced the start to a strategic partnership. The two companies will leverage their respective capabilities to deliver optimized solutions to their collective retail clients. Bamboo Rose recognizes its […]

Envisioning new market spaces: Trends in home décor and furnishings

Get your hands on the latest eBook from Centric Software, and get your home décor & home furnishings business on trend.

Studio F Powers Phenomenal Growth with Centric PLM

CAMPBELL, Calif., October 29, 2019 – Centric Software is delighted to announce the release of a success story about its customer, Studio F. Studio F is one of the major women’s fashion brands in Colombia and has expanded internationally through its network of 380+ owned stores in Mexico, Chile and Panama, and franchises and wholesalers in […]

What Rental and Resale Can Teach Retailers

In her final piece for 2019, frequent contributor Elizabeth Shobert shares her views on the fashion rental trend. Elizabeth is Director of Marketing & Digital Strategy at StyleSage – an intelligence business, founded on the idea and mission that we can all do better, and that technology has the power to enable smarter decision-making.

Gerber Redefines Technology Experience – Announces Grand Opening of New York City Innovation Center

The Grand Opening of the Gerber Innovation Center will take place during Gerber’s ideation conference on Oct 24th.    New York, New York, USA, October 2019 – Continuing their quest to drive technology-based innovation for flexible materials industries, Gerber Technology opened their state-of-the-art Innovation Center in the heart of New York City during their annual FashionTech […]

Customization Comes of Age

In today’s guest post, Embodee takes stock of the growing popularity of online product customization, focusing in particular on the apparel and footwear industry. The company’s writer and editor, Michael Bales, examines the trend from both the perspective of consumers and industry insiders.

CGS Survey Reveals that the Apparel Rental Market Can Drive Brand Growth and Loyalty

Brands Must Prioritize Sustainable and Affordable Options to Entice New Shoppers New York, NY – October 23, 2019 – CGS, a global provider of business applications, enterprise learning and outsourcing services, today announced findings from its 2019 Future of Fashion & Retail Consumer Survey affecting the apparel rental market. The results show that the sharing […]

Bombyx Partners with University of Leeds to Provide Software to the Innovators of Tomorrow

Press Release by C4DI. Written by Courtney Farrow of Bloom Creative C4DI-based Bombyx PLM has partnered up with University of Leeds to add PLM to its curriculum and give students a taste of the reality of the fashion industry today, as well as its digital future. From November 2019, the platform will be available across […]

Successful Retailing?

Anthony Bamford shares his final instalment of a short series for WhichPLM. Anthony discusses strategy, marketing & operational management in relation to retail and fashion. Anthony (MBA MRICS MIWFM MCMI) is a senior interim manager and consultant specialising in strategic management as well as transformation and change.

AMARO Speeds into the Future with Centric Fashion PLM

Digitally native fashion brand improves delivery of on-trend, high-quality products with Centric Fashion PLM implementation CAMPBELL, Calif., October 22, 2019 – AMARO, the Brazilian online womenswear company, has successfully implemented Centric Software’s Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solution, and Centric Software is celebrating with the release of a success story and video. Centric Software provides the most […]