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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.

Howler Brothers Ride the Technology Wave to Efficiency with Centric PLM™

Surf and fly-fishing apparel company continues their digital journey CAMPBELL, Calif., September 7, 2021 – Howler Brothers, the outdoor apparel company, has selected Centric Software®’s Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solution, Centric SMB for emerging brands. Centric Software provides the most innovative enterprise solutions to plan, design, develop, source and sell products such as apparel, footwear, sporting […]

How Technology is Making Fashion More Sustainable

Regular contributor, Dakota Murphey, discusses how the rise of technology over the years has paved the way for brands and consumers to both live and buy more sustainably. Dakota has more than a decade of experience in business growth, working independently as a business consultant for a number of years.

Four Hands builds foundation for growth with Centric PLM™

Centric Software and home furnishings company rearrange data to boost efficiency CAMPBELL, Calif., August 31, 2021 – Centric Software® is delighted to announce the release of a success story about its customer, Four Hands. Four Hands was established in 1996 and is headquartered in Austin, Texas. The company designs and manufactures home furnishings for every room […]

Safe in-person trade fairs in Frankfurt

The first in-person trade fairs have already taken place. Messe Frankfurt is ready to resume in-person events with its proven safety and hygiene concept and requirement that everyone be vaccinated, recovered or tested. The first events have already been held successfully, and the next in-person events will be opening their doors in Frankfurt in September. […]

BN3TH Partners with Centric PLM™ to Drive Growth

A men’s underwear and apparel company revamps product development with technology CAMPBELL, Calif., August 24, 2021 – BN3TH (pronounced ‘beneath’) the men’s underwear and apparel company, has selected Centric Software®’s Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solution, Centric SMB for emerging brands. Centric Software provides the most innovative enterprise solutions to plan, design, develop, source and sell products […]

Designing Your Marketing and Promotions for Success

In her latest piece for WhichPLM, Elizabeth Shobert offers her tips for marketing and promotions success. Elizabeth is a regular writer on WhichPLM, and is VP of Marketing at Stylesage.

Centric PLM™ Empowers P.E Nation to Handle Exceptional Growth

Athleisure and activewear brand scales business and optimizes efficiency with Centric Software® CAMPBELL, Calif., August 19, 2021 – P.E Nation, the athleisure and activewear brand, 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 most innovative enterprise solutions to […]

Textile Forum will add a touch of delight this October

There’s nothing like being able to handle a fabric and with Textile Forum back in October designers will be able to engage all their senses, including touch, when sourcing at the UK’s luxury fashion fabric show (13-14 October 2021, One Marylebone, London). After an 18-month hiatus, Textile Forum exhibitors will once again be offering quality fabrics […]

Dainese Selects Centric PLM™ to Streamline Quality, Safety and Compliance

Top Italian sports safety brand races ahead with digital transformation project to centralize all product related activities and drive business growth CAMPBELL, Calif., August 17, 2021 — Leading Italian sports safety manufacturer Dainese has selected Centric Software®’s Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solution to create a single point of collaboration for all product development processes. Centric Software […]

Klim Powers Through the Pandemic with Centric Software PLM

The early Centric PLM™ adopter leveraged the cloud-based software to shift gears and affirm its leading position in the powersport apparel market CAMPBELL, California, August 10, 2021– Centric Software® is delighted to announce an updated success story about its customer, KLIM—a global leader in powersport apparel design and manufacturing, KLIM produces advanced technical gear for […]