Data quality has been an issue right from the very beginning of the IT industry. With the exponential spread over the last decades of file-based and database systems, System Administrators have wrangled with the issue of data quality, duplication and consistency. Inaccuracies in data can occur for a number of reasons, primarily though it is often blamed on manual data entry by…. Continue reading Are You Propagating Poor Quality Data?
The single biggest problem for managers embarking on, or undertaking a PLM initiative is the justification for project funding. As PLM leaders we have all been there, working on slide packs to demonstrate the future benefits when successfully implemented, or bringing a new board member up to speed on the PLM project to ensure a continuation of funding the for next budget year….. Continue reading Data Analytics Drives PLM Adoption
Triumph has achieved significant growth since it was founded in 1886 as a little corset factory in Germany. Today, the company is present in 120 countries with its core brands, Triumph and sloggi, and had 2014 revenues of 1.437 billion euros. As a successful global manufacturer of lingerie, underwear, sleepwear and swimwear, Triumph is continually looking to improve its…. Continue reading How Triumph Have Used PLM To Extend 130 Years of Innovation
4 months is a long time in fashion. It’s the time it takes for a whole season to change, and seemingly when it comes to digital transformation at Mustang, 4 months is how long it takes for a PLM implementation. For those of you who don’t know, Mustang GmbH are the oldest denim manufacturer in Europe….. Continue reading The 4-Month PLM Implementation Story
3D technology has made huge strides within the fashion/apparel space over the last few years with most brands either having already made a solid investment in the area, or at least recognising the need to invest in the near future. While the siloed benefits of digital product creation are already being realised, the true disruptive potential of these tools is only possible if an end-to-end…. Continue reading 3D Apparel 2.0 – Connecting PLM & 3D
The future has arrived and its automated, yet many manufacturers are still living in the spreadsheet stone age.The same was true of Sport Obermeyer. An overcustomised IT system that no one knew how to use, meant people were relying on spreadsheets. What’s wrong with spreadsheets the Luddites ask?…. Continue reading Supply Chain Efficiency In Under 12 Months
For a leaner, more efficient global business, DKNY knew they would need to overhaul their current IT systems architecture. They decided on a full enterprise wide suite of tools including PLM and ERP selecting RLM as a partner, and identified future projects that would arise given the magnitude of the transformation….. Continue reading IT Systems Transformation: The DKNY Story