In the second instalment of a series on Master Data, Mark Harrop (Managing Director of PDP) makes a case for adopting a broad approach to data gathering, cleansing and ownership that extends beyond core PLM. Mark also looks at the additional value that can be realised by running a Master Data project alongside other, business-wide process improvements.
Whether it’s an industry show, or a vendor one-off, you’ll find our most recent event coverage here. Coverage spans a range of topics and technologies, from PLM, 3D, the IoT, CAD and CAM, to digital printing, edge computing, virtual reality, sustainability, sourcing, logistics and technical textiles. Scroll below to read up on all fashion industry events, PLM events and PLM conferences.
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As our 2011 Customer Survey enters its third week, our Editor, Ben Hanson, looks at the enabling capabilities of PLM and the roll that end users play in ensuring its success. Far from just allowing them to work more efficiently, modern PLM allows end users at every stage of the product development process to influence its future.
MONTREAL, QC CANADA, 22 NOVEMBER, 2011) Visual 2000 International Inc. will demonstrate its leading-edge PLM-as-a-Platform™ concept for apparel and other softgoods retailers, brands, and manufacturers in a free webinar on December 1.
In an extended two-week instalment of his column our Editor, Ben Hanson rounds up the best of WhichPLM from the past fourteen days. With this year's Customer Survey still in full swing, and detailed coverage of some of the year's biggest PLM-focused events, the range content we offer has never been richer, and Ben wants to make sure that none of our readers, new or long-standing, miss the best of it.
On the 21 September, Technia (suppliers of PLM) held their annual PLM Innovation Forum at Stockholm's Modern Museum. Attended by more than 350 delegates from across a selection of industries, the event saw presentations from companies like Under Armour, Nokia, and WhichPLM's own Mark Harrop. With a full review site now live, you can revisit the event today.
This October saw Centric Software, Inc., (vendors of the Centric 8 PLM solution) host a series of PLM-focused seminars in London, Paris and New York. The events looked at the increasingly critical role that PLM plays at every stage of modern product development in the retail, footwear and apparel industry. Our Editor, Ben Hanson, attended the event in London, and he sets out here his review of Centric's first UK seminar.
In the latest instalment of his weekly column our Editor, Ben Hanson rounds up the best of WhichPLM from the past seven days. With this year's Customer Survey now in full swing, and yet more expanded solutions joining our ranks the range content we offer has never been richer, and Ben wants to make sure that none of our readers, new or long-standing, miss the best of it.
(CAMPBELL, CALIF., 01 NOVEMBER, 2011) Centric Software, Inc., is launching its product lifecycle management (PLM) collection management module, creating customer-specific product catalogs and assortments. The module is the first to leverage mobile devices for customer catalog presentation in the apparel and fashion, luxury goods and consumer goods industries.
(MILAN, 27 OCTOBER 2011) The TXT PLM & Merchandise Planning Summit, held in Milan on the 29th of September in collaboration with Microsoft, attracted retail experts and leaders from all over Europe and North America, with more than 100 attendees representing 45 leading luxury, fashion and retail companies.