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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.



Sustainability: Not a Fashion Trend!

In his first guest post for WhichPLM this year, Valentin Karabanov explores the correlation between sustainability and 3D in our industry. Valentin has experience as a professional tailor and made-to-measure master; he has also worked with Browzwear and is the owner of a self-titled studio, using 3D for apparel brands and runway designers.

Beyond Kondratieff’s Hill

Chris McCann, WhichPLM Expert and Director of Resilient.World, takes a look at what has changed since his piece from 2016. For those unfamiliar with Kondratieff – don’t let the title dissuade you …here, Chris talks about the Green Age, circular economy, business transformation, and the future using less materials, less energy, more communication, and more creativity.

On-Demand and Sustainable?

In today’s guest article, Goor Moshe, Creative Director of Twine Solutions Ltd discusses the sustainability issues we face on fashion, and pushes for a move towards circular production, with all digital systems working together. Twine is revolutionizing the textile industry by changing thread dyeing to a digital, clean, in-house, on-demand production.