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The Future of PLM

For years, WhichPLM has provided the industry with RFA news, articles and insight.

The world is going through yet another wave of digital disruption, and we’re committed to reporting on this as it happens. Here you will find an assortment of pieces surrounding the future of our industry – be that future trends in fashion, retail, or CPG, and PLM future trends.

Given the ever-changing nature of this industry, this tag is in a constant state of flux, with more news and articles filling our site each day.



Norrøna Selects Centric Software Product Lifecycle Management

— Norwegian outdoor wear, gear company becomes Centric’s first Scandanavian customer — LOS GATOS, Calif., July 1, 2014 – Centric Software, Inc., has acquired its first Scandanavian product lifecycle management (PLM) software customer. Norrøna, a leading outdoor clothing and sports gear brand, will use the Centric 8 PLM software for retail, apparel, footwear, luxury and consumer goods to support expansion and growth. The Hvalstad, Norway-based company […]

Lectra appoints Imran Ali as Sales Director for UK and Ireland

Imran Ali and his team will reinforce Lectra’s relationships with its customers and deliver operational excellence London, June 30, 2014 – Lectra, the world leader in integrated technology solutions dedicated to industries using soft materials—fabrics, leather, technical textiles and composite materials—is pleased to announce the appointment of Imran Ali as Sales Director for UK and Ireland, […]

Marks & Spencer selects PTC® Retail PLM Solution to Enable Best-in-Class Product Development

PTC Windchill® FlexPLM®supports M&S GM4 programme Farnborough, UK – June 12, 2014 – PTC today announced that Marks & Spencer plc, the United Kingdom’s leading retailer of quality clothing, food and home products, will implement the PTC Retail PLM Solution, PTC Windchill® FlexPLM®, to manage product development for its general merchandise business across the enterprise. As a global brand with more […]

Footwear Company BBC International to Implement NGC’s Fashion Software

MIAMI, FL—June 10, 2014—NGC Software today announced that BBC International LLC, a leading full-service footwear company, has selected NGC’s fashion software for collaborative workflow management. BBC International designs, develops and sources fashionable children’s footwear for global customers that include many of the best-known brands in the industry. The company is headquartered in Boca Raton, Florida, with additional […]

TWIN-SET Simona Barbieri has chosen the PDM/PLM solution TEX-DEFINE™

The Italian premium label will be using German software. The extremely successful womenswear company is enjoying an amazing growth rate combined with a remarkable retail expansion; it has now chosen the Koppermann PDM/PLM system to ensure its continued success. TWIN-SET Simona Barbieri will be using TEX-DEFINE™ to develop its collection in future. TEX-DEFINE™ is the […]

Vald’or Apparel to Implement NGC’s PLM, ERP and Shop Floor Control Solutions

Miami, FL—May 21, 2014—NGC® today announced that Vald’or Apparel is implementing NGC’s PLM, ERP and Shop Floor Control systems to bring a new level of efficiency and collaboration to its global operations. Vald’or manufactures private label and branded apparel for leading brands; the company is headquartered in Coconut Creek, Florida, with an office and factory in […]

40 Years On…

Originally a feature in our 2013 Annual Review, WhichPLM is proud to publish this detailed interview with our founder, primary consultant and Managing Director, Mark Harrop, as he celebrates his 40th year in the business – to this very date – and shares with us the transformation the industry has undergone.

Coats and GSD announce strategic alliance

13 May 2014: Coats plc, the world’s leading industrial thread and consumer textile crafts business, and GSD (Corporate) Ltd are pleased to announce an important strategic alliance. GSD, a UK based company, supplies expert management solutions that analyse time, cost and production capability in the sewn products sector with the focus on maximising productivity and […]

SEASALT CORNWALL selects Visual 2000 PLM solution

LONDON, UK April 14th 2014 – Visual 2000 International announces leading womenswear multi-channel brand Seasalt are to implement Visual 2000 new PLM S V8 release. Seasalt recently won the prestigious Drapers 2014 award for ‘womenswear brand of the year’ and are the first ever fashion company to win the Queens Award for Enterprise in Sustainable Development 2013. Adam Cotgreave, Seasalt Project Manager commented “Throughout our selection […]