The fast-fashion revolution is changing the face of the global apparel industry, which is struggling to meet the demands of an increasingly fickle clothing consumer. Retailers are under growing pressure to deliver ten fashion collections a year (up from the traditional four) to cater to shoppers with short attention spans while rising manufacturing costs and falling point of sale (POS) prices are squeezing margins.
Lectra has promoted Jean-Patrice Gros as director of Lectra Northern Europe, tasked with developing the technology company’s relationships with brands, retailers and manufacturers.
-- Recognition cites PLM software provider as one of world’s leading private companies -- LOS GATOS, Calif., Nov. 25, 2015 – Centric Software, Inc., provider of product lifecycle management (PLM) software for the fashion, retail, footwear, luxury and consumer goods industries, has been named a winner of the 2015 Red Herring Top 100 Global list.
- Centric Software opens first Latin American office
- Visual 2000 International Joins the Canadian Sporting Goods Association
- Dixie to speed up development process with PLM
- PLM to improve One Jeanswear Group efficiencies
- Scandinavian tech tour on virtual apparel development
- Setlog bolsters US expansion with new hires
- Simparel hires software veteran Funk to key product role
- Arena to streamline and expand with PLM
Everyone knows how important CAD and PLM systems are when it comes to innovation and product development. What you may not know is that full integration of these systems can take your business to a whole new level by providing better insight and promoting a higher level of communication.
Companies that have been early adopters of PLM have been able to see significant reductions in new product introduction lead times, and reap more profits.
Today, more and more companies realize that they need to make up for missed investments (time, resources, money) in their supply chain. Global sourcing trends, higher socio-economic customer awareness as well as multiple sustainability initiatives require having a transparent and especially compliant supply chain.
Case Study: Ellery Homestyles Improves Productivity and Enhances Reporting with BlueCherry Product Lifecycle Management (PLM)
As one of the world's leading suppliers of branded and private label home fashions, rapidly expanding Ellery Homestyles needed to increase product and process visibility across the business, while improving communication and collaboration among in-house teams and global suppliers. Learn how Ellery Homestyles met these challenges through industry and operational best practices.
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