PTC Windchill® FlexPLM®supports LC Waikiki Retail Company’s expansion plans
Farnborough, December 15th, 2014 – PTC today announced that LC Waikiki Retail Company, one of Turkey’s leading ready-to-wear retailers of quality clothing, has deployed PTC Windchill® FlexPLM®,for retail product development. The PTC Retail PLM Solution will shorten product cycle time from concept to commercialization and allow for the introduction of more ready-to-wear garments, significantly helping the brand grow across Europe.
Originating in 1985, LC Waikiki Retail Company supports its motto “everyone deserves to dress well” by offering trendy quality collections for men, women, children and babies at good value. With approximately 500 stores in Turkey, the retailer aims to expand its international locations from 100 to 1000 to become one of Europe’s top three merchandizers by 2023.
“Having a centralized collaborative solution and leveraging PTC’s solutions and expertise will enable us to improve the efficiency of our product development process,” said Ilhan DENIZLI, project manager, LC Waikiki Retail Company.
PTC’s Windchill-based enterprise solution for the retail and consumer industries is designed to address both industry-specific challenges as well as everyday business pressures. It offers a high-performance, Web-based platform that provides line planning, product specification development, materials management, sourcing, costing, quality and compliance features with full supply chain collaboration capabilities.
About LC Waikiki Retail Company
Clothing Turkey with the philosophy of “everyone deserves to dress well” and a mission to promote “accessible fashion”, LC Waikiki sets an example to others with its retailing and merchandising approach and has been continuing its journey of growth for 17 years both locally and globally. LC Waikiki is also ranked first in the list of most valuable brands in the Turkish Clothing and Retail sector. LC Waikiki, as one of the largest groups, is growing fast with its turnover worth $2.3 Billion, about 22500 employees and 500 stores in 23 countries.
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