Recognising the fact that online fit and design visibility can reduce the need for garment samples and cut development lead-time and costs, Freeborders, the provider of Collaborative Product Management (CPM) solutions for the global retail industry, and Browzwear Ltd, an expert in 3D modelling and design applications that provide virtual imaging capability to the apparel industry, have entered into a partnership that could help clothing companies reduce these overheads even further.