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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.

ecVision Comply™ Simplifies Testing and Compliance for Retail Brands

Facility Compliance and Product Safety Collaboration Platform Launches (Long Beach, CA, May 14, 2013) ecVision®, the leader in supply chain collaboration solutions for retailers and brands, today announced the launch of the latest addition to their cloud-based offerings of software products aimed at helping solve these issues. ecVision Comply™ is a point solution that consolidates […]

Lectra creates a new frontier in innovation

(Paris, July 2, 2012) Lectra, the world leader in integrated technology solutions dedicated to industries using soft materials - textiles, leather, industrial fabrics, and composite materials - is pleased to announce the launch of its new line of fabric cutters Vector®. Recognized by the world's experts as the best performing solution on the market, the previous generation of Vector, launched in February 2007, remains to this day without equivalent. It has enabled Lectra to increase its market share in all of its activity sectors, strengthening its leadership in fashion and automotive.

CGI launches concept-to-consumer collaboration solution for Apparel, Footwear and Accessories segment

(New York, New York, January 15, 2012) CGI Group Inc. (TSX: GIB.A) (NYSE: GIB), a leading provider of information technology and business process services, today announced the launch of CGI Rendezvous™, an innovative solution consisting of systems architecture, application software and services that supports the concept-to-consumer lifecycle both within and across apparel, footwear, and accessories (AFA) companies.

PTC Named Winner of 2011 Frost & Sullivan Global Green Excellence in Product Innovation Award

PTCPTC®, The Product Development Company®, today announced that it is the 2011 recipient of Frost & Sullivan’s Global Green Excellence in Product Innovation Award for Product Lifecycle Management. After being ranked against other leading PLM vendors in categories such as product profile, business commitment and environmental accountability, the company’s Windchill® Product Analytics suite came out on top for its ability to enable the manufacturing industry to create more sustainable, and competitive products while reducing overall environmental impact