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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.

CGS: WhichPLM Evaluation 2020

WhichPLM is delighted to publish our first Supplier Evaluation of 2020. In spring 2019, CGS acquired the business and the technologies of Visual Next (formerly Visual 2000); with both businesses having undergone an evaluation from WhichPLM in previous years, this marks the first formal evaluation of the newly released platform: BlueCherry Next PLM.

Thélios Sees Bright Future with Centric PLM™

Thélios expands its vision with the agile implementation of cutting-edge Centric Software® technology CAMPBELL, Calif., October 6, 2020 — Thélios, the eyewear expert of the world’s leading luxury group LVMH (Moët Hennessy – Louis Vuitton SE), has successfully gone live with Centric Software’s Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solution. Centric Software provides the most innovative enterprise solutions for fashion, […]

C-DESIGN guest at Fashion x Technology Virtual 3D exhibition

The COVID-19 virus is increasingly having a negative impact on the fashion industry, putting brands and fashion houses in difficult situations. Global pandemic restrictions have caused the cancellation of all fashion events around the world. Fashion companies are turning to digital solutions instead of having physical presentations of collections. Fashion technologies are now mature to […]

Herno Accelerates Digitalization with Centric PLM™

Italian luxury outerwear brand is speeding go-to-market on the heels of product expansion CAMPBELL, Calif., September 29, 2020 — Herno, the Italian luxury outerwear brand, has successfully implemented 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 […]

The Challenge with Rapid Digital Transformation

In today’s guest post, Michael Bales, writer and editor for Embodee, examines the current challenges around integrations for PLM systems – with particular reference to 3D tools. Embodee is a leader in 3D hosted rendering services.

Gerber Technology Launches Fashion Transformation Initiative

Industry-leader Gerber aids the fashion industry on its digital transformation journey. New York, New York (USA) September, 2020 – Today, Gerber Technology announced a new Transformation Initiative that makes a worldwide network of fashion experts available to help manufacturers, designers and retailers adapt and digitalize for success in the post-COVID world. COVID-19 continues to reshape the way we […]

Gerber Technology’s Commitment to Innovation Celebrated by U.S Mint; Gerber Variable Scale Honored on American Innovation $1 Coin

Joseph Gerber’s innovative spirit lives on through Gerber Technology’s commitment to driving technology forward. New York, New York (USA) September 23, 2020 – The United States Mint is honoring Gerber Technology’s dedication to innovation by featuring the Gerber Variable Scale on the American Innovation Coin for Connecticut. The American Innovation $1 Coin Program is a multi-year series to honor innovation […]

Techtextil and Texprocess 2021: hybrid event, sharper profile and change in exhibition halls

The two leading international trade fairs for technical textiles and nonwovens and the processing of textile and flexible materials are optimistic with a view to the coming editions in Frankfurt am Main from 4 to 7 May 2021. Both fairs have announced a variety of changes including supplementary digital features, a comprehensive hygiene and safety […]

Writing our Future Together, Seamlessly

In their latest piece for WhichPLM, C-DESIGN share their thoughts on the future of our industry, and why a collaborative future is paramount. Established in 1998, C-DESIGN is a creative and innovative software house, specialising in developing, marketing and supporting creative solutions to the textile industry.

Wolf Lingerie Adopts Centric Software®’s Final Inspection PLM Module to Manage Meticulous Product Quality

Leading lingerie company relies on Centric Software to drive supply chain diversification CAMPBELL, Calif., September 22, 2020 – Wolf Lingerie, the corsetry specialist based in Alsace, France, has added Centric Software’s Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) Final Inspection module to further enrich their PLM solution capabilities. Centric Software provides the most innovative enterprise solutions to fashion, retail, […]