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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.

Varner drives global business strategy with Centric PLM

Leading Scandinavian textile retailer, Varner, support business goals and improve collaboration across its 10 concepts with Centric Software PLM. CAMPBELL, Calif., January 15, 2019 – Centric Software is delighted to announce the release of a success story about its customer, Varner. Founded in 1962 in Oslo, Varner is one of Scandinavia’s leading retail textile companies. Varner acquired […]

Beyond Proper by Boston Proper ramping up for major growth with Visual PLM

Florida, United States – January 15, 2019 — Beyond Proper by Boston Proper, a leading Florida-based brand of women’s contemporary clothing and accessories, has announced a partnership with Visual Next to implement its suite of fashion business software. Visual Next’s End2End suite of software solutions, built specifically for the apparel, footwear and fashion accessories industry, […]

Loblaw Selects Bamboo Rose as its PLM Solution Partner

Bamboo Rose expands its PLM solution to Canada with Loblaw, Canada’s leading food retailer to use the Bamboo Rose multi-enterprise platform to digitize and streamline product development across all merchandise categories Bamboo Rose, the leading multi-enterprise product and supply chain platform, announces today that Canada’s leading food retailer, Loblaw Companies Limited (Loblaw), is working with […]

PTC to Demonstrate its Latest Retail Innovation Platform Capabilities at NRF 2019

On-site interactive demos to show how brands and retailers can digitize product development, from planning to commercialization Farnborough, UK – January 14, 2019 —PTC (NASDAQ: PTC) today announced it will feature its Retail Innovation Platform in booth #4083 at the National Retail Federation’s (NRF) annual event, Retail’s BIG Show, on January 13-15th. PTC’s Retail platform combines the industry-leading […]

When Predictions Won’t Cut It, Preparedness Will

In her first piece for 2019, frequent contributor Elizabeth Shobert explains how we need to hold preparedness over predictions.

Texprocess 2019: Full range of technologies for textile processing

Automation, individualisation, customisation and sustainability. The range of technologies at the coming Texprocess is more comprehensive than ever. Four months before its start, the leading international trade fair for the processing of textile and flexible materials is almost booked up. Trade visitors from the fashion and clothing industry, upholstered-furniture manufacturers and all processors of textiles […]

5 Reasons to Adopt Digital Workflows Across the Supply Chain

Here, EFI Optitex share their first exclusive with WhichPLM for 2019, discussing the numerous benefits to adopting a digital workflow. Optitex develops 3D virtual prototyping and 2D CAD/CAM pattern and fashion design software that is both innovative and easy to use.

Detego exhibiting at this year’s EuroCIS – showcasing the AI driven future of fashion retail

Retail software specialist, Detego, will showcase three of its software solutions at EuroCIS, taking place from 19 – 21st of February 2019 in Düsseldorf, Germany. Visitors to Europe’s leading trade fair for retail technology can experience Detego’s market-leading solutions for the fashion retail industry, including real-time inventory intelligence and pioneering IoT and Artificial Intelligence (AI) […]

Centric Software Reveals New Collaborative Digital Touch-Screen Boards

Digitally transform design ideation & assortment development and buying for retail, wholesale and e-commerce channels with game-changing innovations CAMPBELL, Calif., January 8, 2019 – Building on its strategy to develop innovations that drive retail transformation for brands, retailers and manufacturers, Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) leader Centric Software has announced new additions to the Centric Visual Innovation Platform […]

First Insight Reveals New Analytics Solutions for Merchandising and Planning at NRF 2019

Leading Customer-Centric Merchandising Platform Provider to Showcase Next Generation Capabilities at NRF’s Big Show in New York PITTSBURGH, PA  – January 7, 2019 – First Insight, Inc., a global technology company transforming how leading retailers and brands make product investment, pricing and marketing decisions, today announced a major expansion of its customer-centric merchandising platform.  These new […]