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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.

The Forecast is Bright for 2019

In this piece, the minds behind WhichPLM (CEO & Founder, Mark Harrop, and Editor, Lydia Hanson) share their thoughts for the coming year, and what we might be able to expect from our industry.

Release of Next-Generation 3D Solution from Browzwear Brings Fashion Industry to Next Stage of the Digital Transformation

VStitcher 8.0 and Lotta 4.0 give designers unprecedented creative power while dramatically shortening the time from design to manufacturing Singapore, November 19, 2018 – Browzwear, the leading provider of 3D solutions for fashion design, development and merchandising, announced today the much-anticipated release of VStitcher 8.0 and Lotta 4.0. These new versions of their renowned 3D […]

Macron Teams Up With Centric

Top Italian team sportswear company selects Centric Software PLM to support rapid growth and handle increasing complexity CAMPBELL, Calif., November 27, 2018– Macron, the sportswear company based in Bologna, Italy, that clothes top sports teams across the world, has successfully implemented Centric Software’s Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solution. Centric Software provides the most innovative enterprise […]

Fournier Group Implements PTC PLM Solutions to Drive Digital Transformation

Windchill and FlexPLM to manage product data in a single enterprise environment and maximize productivity benefits FARNBOROUGH- UK, November 26,2018 –– PTC (NASDAQ: PTC) today announced that Fournier Group, a French manufacturer of kitchen, bathroom and custom-made storage furniture, has selected PTC’s PLM solution Windchill® for product data management, and PTC’s retail PLM solution FlexPLM® to manage the […]

How Technology Powers Sustainability

Today, frequent contributor Elizabeth Shobert explores how technology can support a sustainable future for fashion. 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.

Capa de Ozono Puts Best Foot Forward with Successful Centric PLM Implementation

Leading Mexican fashion footwear company implements Centric Software PLM on time and on budget CAMPBELL, Calif., November 22, 2018 – Capa de Ozono, the Mexican fashion footwear company, has successfully implemented 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 […]

3D Technology: A New Dimension for Fashion

In their first guest post for WhichPLM, PixelPool explore the many benefits of 3D working in apparel. PixelPool empowers the fashion industry, making brands more agile, sustainable and cost-effective through virtual technology.

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 […]