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Lydia Mageean

Lydia Mageean has been part of the WhichPLM team for eight 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 our PLM Project Pack, or our Annual Publications, 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.

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 […]

Lost in Space; When the Lack of Big Data Fails to Lead the Way

In their first piece for 2020, Michael Robinson & Orlando (Oz) Zambrano of Manner Solutions discuss the importance of data aggregation in a right-here, right-now economy. Manner Solutions offers a suite of software solutions catered specifically to the RFA market.

Camaïeu Transforms Data Processes and Empowers Collaboration with Centric PLM

CAMPBELL, Calif., February 11, 2020 – Centric Software® is delighted to announce the release of a success story video about its customer, Camaïeu. Camaïeu is every French woman’s favorite brand. A Ready to Wear label that knows what women want and has accompanied them since 1984. Camaïeu makes women’s lives easier, enabling them to express their style through […]

swatchbook partners with SHIMA SEIKI to create innovative software and workflow solutions

Partnership will allow SHIMA SEIKI’s “SDS-ONE APEX” apparel design system series to utilize material sources directly from swatchbook Irvine, CA, February 11, 2020 – swatchbook, inc., the designers and makers of the cloud-based material lifecycle management platform swatchbook announced today that it has partnered with SHIMA SEIKI, leading provider of textile manufacturing solutions. As a […]