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Sustainability

The 21st Century presents a number of unprecedented and interrelated global challenges. Population growth, climate change, resource depletion (including energy and water) and food security are no longer the sole concern of governments or fragile communities. Instead, corporates now recognize that what were once viewed as inconsequential ‘externalities’ increasingly represent a clear threat to their current and future viability, particularly where those businesses operate extended and complex supply chains.

To keep up with information around sustainable PLM – especially as the SAC (Sustainable Apparel Coalition) is now teaming up with leading PLM providers to integrate the Higg Index into PLM compliance management modules – and compliance management software updates, check back here.



How Technology Powers Sustainability

Today, frequent contributor Elizabeth Shobert explores how technology can support a sustainable future for fashion. Elizabeth is Director of Marketing & Digital Strategy at StyleSage – an intelligence business, founded on the idea and mission that we can all do better, and that technology has the power to enable smarter decision-making.

Resourced

In his latest piece for WhichPLM, Yotam Solomon (resident Expert here at WhichPLM) discusses a new age of sourcing – an age in which materials could become fully reusable (if we work collectively as an industry to achieve new C2C standards), sourcing can be done through imagery software, and AI can combine with social media […]

True Sustainability

In his first featured article with us, Yotam Solomon explores ‘true sustainability’, looking at the basics of renewable versus recyclable for the average consumer, and sharing his views on fashion production. 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 […]