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Lydia Mageean

Lydia Mageean has been part of the WhichPLM team for eight 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 our PLM Project Pack, or our Annual Publications, 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.

swatchbook introduces “mix” for iPad Pro

A next generation visualization and design application for the fashion industry connecting design, production and retail Irvine, CA, December 1, 2020 – swatchbook, inc today announced the release of mix, a next generation 3D design, configuration and visualization application designed for iPad Pro. The release of this application marks another significant milestone in the company’s […]

PTC Donates Industry-Leading FlexPLM® Software to Help Students Design Their Futures!

Students in the Department of Apparel, Merchandising, Design, and Textiles (AMDT) at Washington State University (WSU) will now have access to the most widely used product lifecycle management (PLM) software in the retail, fashion, footwear, and apparel industries. PTC is contributing more than $1 million worth of its FlexPLM software to the AMDT program, which […]

How Digital Transformation is Fundamentally Changing the Fashion Industry

Many fashion companies have already invested in a form of digitization by deploying PLM solutions, but these are no longer sufficient to deliver what is required today. Progressive companies are now realizing that they must fundamentally change the way they have previously operated.

GilClaude Chooses Centric PLM™ to Bolster Traceability and Productivity

The cut & sew specialist from Marseille strengthens responsiveness, agility and traceability with Centric Software® CAMPBELL, California, November 24, 2020 – The French group GilClaude – manufacturer of homewear, nightwear and sportswear for well-known multi-category and fashion retailers – has selected Centric Software’s Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solution. Centric Software provides the most innovative enterprise […]

Changing Behaviour; The Modern Conscious Consumer

Here, the minds behind WhichPLM share their thoughts on our industry model post-pandemic, and the role that the conscious consumer will play in developing it.

Gerber Technology Redefines the Future of Advanced Manufacturing and Automation at First-Ever Virtual ideation

The industry’s trusted advisor and innovation leader, Gerber, announces major product and services launches to help companies succeed in the new, digital era. New York, New York, USA, November 20, 2020 – As COVID-19 continues to shape the way we shop, work and live, Gerber Technology welcomed over 2,200 professionals from 90 different countries to their first-ever fully […]

DeSL Launches Interactive 3D Platform

(San Francisco Bay Area, California, November 20, 2020) Discover e-Solutions (DeSL) announces that it has completed the development of its unique, web-based, interactive 3D modeling platform which can work with any 3D software provider. A key requirement for Product Lifecycle Management (PLM), and digital technology overall, is the ability to work with virtual products, samples, […]

Aptos Appoints Pete Sinisgalli as Chief Executive Officer

Software industry veteran takes the helm at Aptos as it advances its mission of helping retailers accelerate their digital transformations ATLANTA — November 19, 2020 — Aptos, a recognised market leader in retail technology solutions, announced today that acclaimed software industry veteran Pete Sinisgalli has joined Aptos, serving as the company’s chief executive officer. With the appointment, Sinisgalli […]

BETTEX Transforms Customer Collaboration with Centric Software®

Knitwear supplier implements Centric PLM TM to boost R&D and enhance customer relationships CAMPBELL, Calif., November 17, 2020 – Weihai BETTEX International Trading Co., Ltd. (BETTEX), the Chinese knitwear supplier, 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, consumer goods and home […]

Assyst presents Vidya Award 2020 – a tribute to Karl Lagerfeld

Kaiserslautern/Munich, 12.11.2020 Practical training for the garment industry is a matter close to the heart of the Assyst company. Once a year the company therefore presents the Vidya Award to give young designers the opportunity to intensively work with product development in 3D. Now the prizes were awarded in a virtual awards ceremony. “Karl Lagerfeld. […]