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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.

Embracing Inclusive Fashion with a Modern PLM

In their latest article for WhichPLM, Centric Software discusses how PLM can help when it comes to creating inclusive, modern clothing.

Petrol Industries Bolsters Growth Strategy with Centric Fashion PLM

Denim fashion brand will use Centric Software PLM to reduce costs, improve planning and drive growth CAMPBELL, Calif., November 26, 2019 – Petrol Industries, the Dutch denim fashion 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 […]

Digital Printing’s Impact on Fashion and Apparel

In today’s post, Madelaine Thomas, Editor of Industry Digitalisation for World Textile Information Network (WTiN) discusses the evolution of printing – from screen to digital and beyond. WTiN provides intelligence and insight into the global textile manufacturing industry.

meepl launches first Virtual Dressing Room

Swiss retail technology company, meepl, has launched the next generation of smartphone-enabled Virtual Dressing Rooms solutions for specific use on e-commerce sites. This innovative new digital experience will transform the shopping journey for online shoppers, providing a customer-centric solution to the problems of garment sizing and fit, along with preventing unnecessary order returns – a big issue […]

Magnal Announces a Breakthrough in Quality Control Management for the Apparel Industry

Montreal, Canada, November 22, 2019. MAGNAL SOLUTIONS is launching a new Quality Control software and hardware system which will change the way apparel companies manage garment and parts measurements. The MAGNAL software module has been integrated with the patented Measurefix German-engineered measuring table, which uses laser technology to inspect garments and record measurements in real time. […]

Material Exchange Ventures AB raises $2M in funding from Inventure to continue its growth in digitalizing the transparency and sustainability of global fashion supply chains

Material Exchange expands business operations in Asia Pacific to deepen relationships with material suppliers in order to meet the growing demands from consumers for ethical fashion. SWEDEN – November 19, 2019 — Material Exchange Ventures AB, a Stockholm based startup and provider of the Material Exchange, a SaaS-based digital platform that enables footwear and apparel […]

Helly Hansen Innovates with Centric Software

“Outdoor brand uses Centric PLM to power high-quality driven product development” CAMPBELL, Calif., November 19, 2019 – Centric Software is delighted to announce the release of a success story about its customer, Helly Hansen. Helly Hansen was founded in 1877 in Norway by sea captain Helly Juell Hansen and his wife Marguerite, who discovered an […]

Why Your Brand Should Have a Product Configurator (If It Doesn’t Already)

In their first guest post for WhichPLM, INDG discuss the benefits a configurator can bring to your fashion business – if used correctly.

The Power of The Creative

In today’s guest article, Twine Solutions Ltd discusses the role of the creative in the near-term future. Twine is revolutionizing the textile industry by changing thread dyeing to a digital, clean, in-house, on-demand production.

Connect Concepts to Consumers with Centric 8 PLM v7.0

Centric Software PLM update packs a punch with powerful sourcing, advanced workflow and built-in 3D tools CAMPBELL, Calif., November 14, 2019 – Centric Software is proud to announce that the latest release of its flagship Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solution, Centric 8 PLM version 7.0, is now available. Centric Software provides the most innovative enterprise solutions to […]