Canadian fashion and footwear retailer Le Chateau Inc has selected TradeStone’s merchandise lifecycle management software to help grow its international sourcing and product development.

Le Château will utilise TradeStone’s PLM, Global Sourcing and Order Management solutions to expand its reach across global markets, gain increased visibility and control over its supply chain, and enhance communication with suppliers.

The retailer, which has 230 retail locations in Canada and New York City, has built its brand on speed to market through its design, product development and vertically integrated operations.

The software will unify the buying process and provide one view into the design, sourcing, ordering and delivery of its merchandise.