In this piece recurring WhichPLM contributors, ITC Infotech, explore the athleisure trend. Swati Sinha and Srilakshmi Narayanaswamy, both Lead Consultants for ITC, discuss the coinage of the term, its rise in popularity in recent years, and how retailers and brands can capitalize on the opportunity with a focused approach.
WhichPLM is delighted to publish our first Supplier Evaluation this year, completed at the close of 2016. This also marks the first re-evaluation we have undertaken, with Lectra’s first published in 2015. We are pleased to see the progress made in key areas.
In his first article with us this year, frequent contributor Dan Hudson, President of E-Spec, discusses issues with ‘tight’ Adobe/PLM integrations when other systems come into play, and the benefits of ‘flexible’ integrations.
In his second featured article with us, Yotam Solomon continues his exploration of renewable versus recyclable for the average consumer, and his thoughts on fashion production from an eco-friendly point of view. Yotam is a fashion designer and product developer focusing on cradle-to-cradle innovation in apparel and footwear, and sits on our Expert panel as a sustainable […]
In WhichPLM’s second piece for 2017, and his second exclusive article for us, Mark Charlton continues his discussion surrounding fit in our industry. Here, Mark explores the changing role of the retail associate with regards to fit, and what disruptive technologies will bring to the future of fit.
In her first featured article with us, Dr Evridiki Papahristou explores 3D working in our industry. Evridiki is a devoted fashion engineer with a research focus in the effective integration of 3D virtual prototype in the apparel industry, and sits on our Expert panel in implementing and adopting 3D.
In her latest exclusive piece for WhichPLM, resident digital printing Expert, Debbie McKeegan, explores the effect of digital printing on an industry with many similarities to that of Fashion: the Interiors sector. Debbie pays close attention to wallpapers here.