Yunique Solutions Integrates YuniquePLM with Leading Textile Design Software Pointcarré to Reduce Sampling Costs and Speed Products to Market
NEW YORK (June 18, 2014) – Yunique Solutions,® a business unit of Gerber Technology, and the creators of YuniquePLM product lifecycle management (PLM) software, is now seamlessly integrated with Pointcarré® textile design software. The integration enables companies to reduce sampling costs, speed product to market and enhance merchandising presentations, resulting in improved productivity and increased sales. The integration is another example of how YuniquePLM supports product management and design teams in day-to-day activities, enabling users and businesses to reap the benefits of a fully-featured and user-centric PLM system.
Steve Greenberg, president of Pointcarré North America said, “The integration of our product is an absolute breakthrough, marking the first time that a pure CAD software and PLM system communicate so well, truly changing the way designers work. What used to take hours can now be accomplished in only a few minutes. The addition of Pointcarré integration is a tremendous aid for the creative team and ultimately offers an improved way of working.”
Bill Brewster, vice president and general manager at Yunique Solutions said, “The mutual partnership between Yunique Solutions and Pointcarré is built upon a shared goal of engaging designers in the management of the product lifecycle. By engaging creative teams early in the development cycle through seamless integration with products like Adobe® Illustrator® and Pointcarré, businesses are able to create higher quality products in less time and with fewer clicks than ever before.”
Because YuniquePLM centralizes artwork in a single location, individuals can share designs and styles easily throughout the upstream and downstream processes, positively affecting marketing, sourcing, product development and customer service teams while strengthening overall communication and accountability.
With a history spanning more than two decades, Pointcarré is an experienced leader in the CAD industry. Pointcarré is committed to providing the highest quality CAD solutions for all levels of textile and surface design. Easy-to-use software is now available for wovens, textile prints, knits, embroidery, jacquard, dobby, and photorealistic renderings. Known for its amazing fabric simulations, Pointcarré offers technical interfaces that enable manufacturers and designers to realize the fastest and most accurate representations available. Moreover, the solution reduces sampling costs, speeds product to market, and improves merchandising presentations which ultimately affect productivity and sales. For more information, please visit www.pointcarre.com
About Yunique Solutions
Yunique Solutions is the product lifecycle management business unit of Gerber Technology, YuniquePLM software enables organizations to connect their creative teams with their supply chain to get the right products to market, on time and at the right cost. These systems can help businesses of all sizes accelerate time to market, reduce lead times and improve margins by managing the details of line plans, tech packs and samples and simplifying communication and collaboration with global partners. For more information, please visit www.yunique.com