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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.

PTC, First Insight and Kalypso Collaborate to Bring Retail Digital Transformation and Sustainability Seminars to Europe

Educational seminars in Stockholm and London will address major fashion and retail industry topics, such as speed to market and sustainability, the impact of the Coronavirus, as well as broader supply chain challenges PTC, First Insight and Kalypso are delighted to announce that they will host two fashion and retail industry seminars in Europe next […]

Bombyx PLM CEO to Speak on Future Fashion Factory Panel at Make it British Live 2020

Press Release from Future Fashion Factory. Written by Sarah Parkin Brands, designers and manufacturers are gearing up for this year’s Make It British Live! trade show next month, set for the Business Design Centre in Islington 17-18 March. As many of our members prepare to exhibit or visit the event, we are excited that the Future Fashion Factory […]

SHIMA SEIKI to Exhibit at JEC World 2020

Leading Japanese textile solutions provider SHIMA SEIKI MFG., LTD. of Wakayama, Japan will exhibit at the upcoming JEC World 2020 exposition to be held in Paris, France next month. Shown for the first time at JEC World is a prototype weft knitting machine under development that is capable of multi-axial insertion. Fabrics produced on the […]

Making it Work: Analytics Partnerships that Thrive

With our focus on intelligent data for the month of February, long-serving contributor Elizabeth Shobert focuses on making a technology – specifically analytics – partnership work. Elizabeth is Director of Marketing & Digital Strategy at StyleSage.

Tamara Mellon Strides Ahead with Centric PLM™

Luxury women’s brand chose Centric PLM for SMBs to be more reactive to customer demand CAMPBELL, Calif., February 18, 2020 – Tamara Mellon, the luxury women’s brand, has selected Centric Software®’s Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solution for emerging brands, Centric SMB. Centric Software provides the most innovative enterprise solutions to fashion, retail, footwear, outdoor, luxury, […]

Storytelling for a Sustainable Future

In her first piece for 2020, Laurie Stewart, Founder of Mindless Mag explores how we can do more than just give lip-service to sustainability in fashion.

Bombyx PLM CEO To Speak at International Women’s Day Event

Women 4.0 returns for International Women’s Day with a panel of exciting speakers exploring the theme of the future of women in tech and industry and how we can celebrate traditionally feminine traits in the modern workplace. The theme is inspired by a quote from Mary Portas, the UK’s foremost authority on retail and brand […]

X-Rite and Pantone Announce Expanded Color and Appearance Seminar Series in North America

X-Rite expands popular color theory and management seminar to include dedicated sessions for both manufacturing and print and packaging professionals. GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., February 17, 2020 – X-Rite Incorporated, a global leader in color science and technology, and its subsidiary Pantone LLC, today announced its 2020 Fundamentals of Color and Appearance Training Seminar with 11 locations throughout North America. […]

WhichPLM to Keynote IT4Fashion 2020

Manchester, England, 14th February 2020 – Following a visit to Florence to meet with IT4Fashion’s prestige organisational committee earlier this month, WhichPLM is delighted to announce that our own Mark Harrop will keynote the event. The tenth edition of the IT4Fashion conference will take place at the Certosa di Firenze, 4th to 5th March 2020. […]

Sevfun Builds Up Product R&D Capabilities with Centric Fashion PLM

Chinese homewear brand chooses Centric Fashion PLM to drive growth strategy CAMPBELL, Calif., February 13, 2019 – Sevfun, the Chinese homewear 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 strategic and operational […]