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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.



Uncle Billy and the Circular Economy

Chris McCann, WhichPLM Expert and Director of Resilient.World, is a key figure in compliance and sustainability. Here, he shares his latest guest article with us; in his usual informative and witty style, Chris uses ‘Uncle Billy’ as an anchor point in this piece. He writes about today’s profligate use of natural resources in a throwaway culture, and how we are, quite […]

tentree adopts Centric Small Business

The environmental outdoor lifestyle apparel company invests in sustainable growth with Centric Small Business LOS GATOS, Calif., April 19, 2016  – tentree, the fast-growing outdoor lifestyle apparel company offering activewear for men and women, has selected Centric Small Business to support its growth strategy. Centric Small Business is a cloud-based PLM solution available on a subscription […]

ITC Infotech introduces “Sustainability Solution” for Fashion Retail Organizations

The solution will enable partners to measure and reduce adverse impact on the environment Bengaluru, 14 April 2016 – ITC Infotech, a specialized global full service technology solutions provider, today announced the launch of “Sustainability solution” for the fashion retail industry. This innovative solution will address the fashion retail industry’s increasing demand for sustainable offerings while reducing […]

The Dawn of Digital Print

In her first guest article with WhichPLM, Debbie McKeegan, writes about the evolution of digital printing. Debbie is well averse in this world, and sits on WhichPLM’s Expert Board as a pioneer in digital print. As someone who entered the industry decades ago, Debbie has a lot to share.

On Kondratieff’s Hill

Chris McCann, WhichPLM Expert and Director of Resilient.World, is a key figure in sustainability. Here, he shares his latest views on the times in which we live. Referencing the five technological revolutions we have seen over the past two centuries, Chris shares his thoughts on the ‘Green Age’ of the very near future, and the possibilities it holds.