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.
Leading British affordable luxury handbag and accessories brand, Radley partners with Fast React to improve visibility, coordination and control of product development process, and support further growth both in the UK and Internationally
Gerber Technology has announced five finalists in the fashion design competition segment of their annual ideation conference.
- La Perla selects PLM to improve speed to market
- Royal Robbins upgrades design and production with PLM
- Alfred Angelo supports business growth with new implementation
- Gerber adds A&E threads and colours to YuniquePLM
- Desigual optimises its product lifecycle management
- Lectra to boost Asia expansion with Vietnam unit
- Chef Works Selects Visual 2000 as its Omni-Channel Software Provider
- Gerber Technology Pledges Software and Automation Solutions to support NYC’s Fashion Manufacturing Initiative
While the fashion industry still grapples to find the best ways to leverage the business benefits of 3D design and virtual prototyping tools, some of the tips for building buy-in include inspiring trust in the technology, and identifying quick and obvious wins.
Six new digital technologies improving supply chain visibility, collaboration, and efficiency from design through production.
Automation and robotics were among the key trends on show at last week's Texprocess Americas exhibition. These industry-changing technologies have the potential to bridge the industry's skills gap, increase productivity in apparel manufacturing, and drive speed to market, according to exhibitors.
The Consumer Product Safety Improvement Act (CPSIA) of 2008 requires that nearly all children’s products comply with all applicable children’s product safety rules. These products must be tested for compliance by a CPSC accepted laboratory and have a written Children’s Product Certificate (CPC) that provides evidence of the product’s compliance. The act requires that all children’s products have permanent tracking information affixed to the product and its packaging.
Texbase understands the complexity of managing the disparate data sources associated with product development and supply chains. The Texbase solution includes the most advanced data management capabilities for apparel, footwear and consumer products companies.
A truly transformative product lifecycle management (PLM) project demands change.
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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.