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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.

Circular Communities: Re-fashioning the Retail Landscape

In her second piece for WhichPLM, Annabel Lindsay, Creative Lead & Circular Fashion Specialist for Mindless Mag, writes about the circular economy and our need to embrace it fully, for the good of our industry.

Tom Tailor Boosts Efficiency, Transparency and Flexibility with Centric PLM™

PLM-driven transformation revolutionizes design process at German fashion and lifestyle brand CAMPBELL, California, February 2, 2021– Centric Software® is delighted to announce the release of a success story about its customer, Tom Tailor. Founded in Hamburg in 1962, the core market of the Tom Tailor Group was traditionally located in Germany but has grown to 30 countries […]

Augusta Sportswear Brands Increases Productivity with DeSL’s PLM

(San Francisco Bay Area, California, January 29, 2021) Augusta Sportswear Brands shares their success post launch of Discover e-Solution’s (DeSL) digital transformation solution including PLM. Augusta Sportswear Brands implemented DeSL’s Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) after an extensive search of potential vendors. The brand needed a powerful solution to increase their speed-to-market and match their growing […]

Techtextil North America 2021 to Reunite Technology Rich Textile Industry, Provide First-Class Education and Networking Opportunities

Atlanta, GA – January 28, 2021 – As the first major textile event since COVID-19 put the brakes on tradeshows in early 2020, Techtextil North America returns to Raleigh August 23-25, 2021 to reunite an industry hungry for in-person business interactions. The show’s theme this year is “Accelerating Technology” and aims to highlight the textile […]

Michael Stars Selects CGS BlueCherry® Enterprise Suite to Increase Speed to Market

NEW YORK, Jan. 28, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — CGS, a global provider of business applications, enterprise learning and outsourcing services, today announced that Michael Stars, the apparel and lifestyle company, selected BlueCherry® Enterprise Suite of cloud-based solutions, including BlueCherry Merchandise Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), BlueCherry Next Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) and BlueCherry B2B and […]

Centric Software® Enhances 3D Capabilities with SOLIDWORKS Connector

Centric PLMTM 3D agnostic approach extends native, end-to-end 3D product design, development and product review with integration to leading 3D CAD packages CAMPBELL, Calif., January 28, 2021 – Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) market leader Centric Software extends its CAD agnostic approach with integration to multiple, leading 3D design and development solutions with the release of a […]

C&A Selects Centric PLM™ as their Strategic Foundation for Digital Innovation

Technology investment to transform how products are developed and brought to market in Brazil CAMPBELL, California, January 27, 2021 – In order to continue its digital transformation, C&A, one of the largest fashion retail chains in the world, with more than 1,800 units in 24 countries in Europe, Latin America and Asia, has selected Centric […]

Gerber Technology Experiencing Tremendous Revenue Growth in China Through Innovation and Digital Transformation Initiatives

The innovation leader is supporting customers as they re-invent their workflows and embark on a digital transformation journey to improve productivity and profitability. Shanghai, China, January 2021 – In the last 9 months, Gerber has experienced tremendous revenue growth in China driven by its digital transformation and innovation initiatives to help brands, retailers and manufacturers get […]

Zadig & Voltaire Reimagines Retail Planning and Allocation for a Digital-First Future with Aptos

The high-end ready-to-wear brand recently deployed Aptos’ Commercial Buying Session and Allocation & Replenishment solutions to support merchandise planning processes across 350+ stores, e-commerce ATLANTA — January 26, 2021 — Aptos, a recognised market leader in retail technology solutions, today announced that Zadig & Voltaire has recently gone live with Aptos’ Allocation & Replenishment and Commercial Buying Session solutions. […]

Sunwin Accelerates Digital Transformation with Centric PLMTM

Centric Software® drives greater value creation for leading textile manufacturer CAMPBELL, Calif., January 26, 2021 – Shanghai Sunwin Industry Group Co., Ltd. (Sunwin), the Chinese ‘King of Throws and Blankets’, has successfully implemented Centric Software’s Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solution, and Centric is celebrating with the release of a success story. Centric Software provides the […]