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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.

How Visual Search will Redefine Retail Merchandising

Here, Ted Mann, CEO of Slyce, shares some retail advantages of visual search. Slyce specializes in visual product search. Avid readers will remember Ted’s feature as part of our ‘Conversations’ series last year. Previously he founded the SnipSnap coupon app, InJersey hyperlocal network, and was a writer and editor at Gannett.

For the most realistic simulation of apparel: Assyst and X-Rite Pantone announce cooperation

Munich, 04/07/2018 – 3D is the key technology for the digitalization in the apparel industry – the simulation of clothing offers a lot of opportunities. For best simulation results, Assyst and X-Rite Pantone announce their soon starting cooperation, which will combine Assyst’s leading 3D simulation software for apparel with X-Rite Pantone’s outstanding appearance capture solution. At […]

Visual Next Brings on Terri Ghio as VP/Chief Rainmaker and Unveils Growth Roadmap

Montreal, Canada – July 3, 2018 – More than 20 years ago, Visual 2000 began to deliver apparel management solutions to 5 clients in Montreal. Today, that number has since grown to more than 550 clients in more than 10 countries. Since that time, the world has become a more connected and exciting place, and […]

4murs Builds Growth with Centric PLM

With almost 50 years of history, the 4murs brand chooses Centric Software PLM to support digital transformation and a new product offering CAMPBELL, California, 3 July 2018 – 4murs, specialist in wallpaper and home decoration, has selected Centric Software to provide their Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solution with the goal of diversifying its product offering and […]

The Designer’s Struggle with Materials

In this second article of a four part series, Thomas Teger, CPO of swatchbook, takes a look at how materials are being used and represented in the digital design process and how, once again, design and engineering are seriously disconnected.

EXENTA Makes Real-time Production Monitoring a Reality for Remote Retailers, Brands, Execs

The groundbreaking new EXENTA™ Shopfloor 3PM™ solution provides retail, sourcing, production, and other executives with up to the minute visibility into the status of production orders, work-in-process, quality, and other critical factory floor activities from anywhere in the world through a web browser. New York, NY – June 28, 2018 – EXENTA, Inc. (http://www.exentago.com), the […]

WhichPLM Report: The PLM Buyer’s Guide 2018

WhichPLM is delighted to announce that our newest report is now available. WhichPLM’s PLM Buyer’s Guide 2018 focuses on extended market analysis, vendor & consultant listings, and intelligence, and for the first time is available exclusively as a free PDF rather than a print publication.

Wedded Bliss for Justin Alexander and Centric SMB

Bridal wear business set to improve collaboration and efficiency with Centric PLM for emerging brands CAMPBELL, Calif., June 26, 2018 – Justin Alexander, the award-winning designer of wedding dresses and accessories, has successfully gone live with Centric Software’s Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solution for small to medium enterprises, Centric SMB. Centric Software provides the most innovative […]

PTC Enhances Industrial Control System Security With New Release of Kepware Industrial Connectivity Platform

Customers With a Valid License Can Access Critical Security Enhancements With Free Upgrade to KEPServerEX Version 6.5 for a Limited Time  FARNBOROUGH, UK. – June 26, 2018 –  Kepware®, a PTC business developing industrial connectivity software, today announced the release of the KEPServerEX® version 6.5 industrial connectivity platform. With this release, PTC demonstrates its commitment to industrial control system (ICS) security and […]

Atlas for Men Accelerates Product Development with PLM Solution from TXT Retail, an Aptos Company

The European online retailer and mail order specialist has successfully implemented TXTPLM to support all phases of product creation, development and costing Aptos Engage Europe 2018 – LONDON, June 21, 2018 – TXT Retail, an Aptos Company, announced today that the European online retailer and mail order specialist Atlas for Men has successfully implemented the TXTPLM (product lifecycle management) solution to support all phases of […]