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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.

Bombyx PLM teams up with the AMRC to bring STEM awareness to young women in education.

Kingston Upon Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire, 17th December 2019, Bombyx PLM recently teamed up with the University of Sheffield’s Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre (AMRC) to promote, create awareness of, and include young women in the STEM narrative. It all started in July 2019, when Lucy Blackley, founder of Bombyx PLM, had the pleasure of […]

The Call for High Quality 3D Technology

In their first guest post for WhichPLM, Figure Forms, based in Cape Town, South Africa share the benefits that fitting mannequins and high-quality 3D avatars can bring to brands and retailers in the fashion industry. Figure Forms is a leading manufacturer of professional dress forms and industrial fit mannequins.

Gerber: WhichPLM Evaluation 2019

WhichPLM is delighted to publish our 2019 Supplier Evaluation of Gerber Technology’s YuniquePLM. Last evaluated in 2016, we’re thrilled to have re-evaluated one of the apparel industry’s longest-running technology businesses.

Centric Software® Powers Manufacturers & Manufacturing with PLM

Industry-first PLM for Manufacturers aligns Brands, Retailers and Manufacturers for improved quality, lower costs and faster time to market CAMPBELL, Calif., December 12, 2019 – Centric Software is proud to announce market-driven, industry-first PLM technology for OEM and ODM manufacturers and their brand and retail partners.  Centric 8 Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) streamlines the way manufacturers work […]

Download: AccuMark 3D Webinar

Watch Gerber Technology’s latest webinar on AccuMark 3D.

NAADAM Sets for Sustainable Growth with Centric Fashion PLM

Cashmere company expects to transform product development and drive expansion with Centric Software CAMPBELL, Calif., December 10, 2019 – NAADAM, the ethical cashmere brand, has selected 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 décor companies to achieve […]

Fashion’s Broken Mirror

In her last exclusive for WhichPLM this year, Emma Hayes, womenswear customer fit expert and Founder of At Last, explores the issues in our current sizing landscape. Emma has worked in retail for over 3 decades, with a specific focus on womenswear and lingerie, and is fascinated by bodyshape diversity.

Gerber Partners with Fellow Technology Platform Pioneer, Suuchi Inc., to Help Reinvent the Supply Chain

Gerber’s AccuMark® Platform offers the only truly seamless 2D-to-3D integration.   New York, New York, USA, November 2019 – Suuchi Inc., the next-generation technology platform for fashion brands and retailers, has selected Gerber Technology as its CAD software partner. By implementing Gerber Technology’s AccuMark 2D and 3D software, Suuchi will be able to offer clients greater speed-to-market […]

The Missed Opportunity for Better Adobe-to-PLM Integration

Whether you already have PLM or you’re evaluating the market, in this featured advertorial Matt Forman (Director of EFI Fiery DesignPro) explains why you could be missing an opportunity for better, deeper integration with Adobe® Illustrator® and Photoshop®.

MAC Finds Right Fit in Centric Fashion PLM

German trousers company chooses Centric to transform product development, ensure quality standards and improve transparency CAMPBELL, Calif., December 3, 2019 – MAC, the German trousers specialist, has selected 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 décor companies […]