Home / Knowledge / News / Information Technology / Carven picks Centric 8PLM software for apparel solutions
Carven picks Centric 8PLM software for apparel solutions
11
Mar '14
Carven has selected Centric Software, Inc., for its product lifecycle management (PLM) software. 
 
Carven will use the Centric 8 PLM software for retail, apparel, footwear, luxury and consumer goods to support growth and align the organization, according to Claude Sztykman, production and purchasing director with Carven. “Importantly, the Centric PLM software will allow Carven to accomplish these goals without losing creativity in the design and development process, which is so critical for the company.”
 
Since the re-launch of Carven in 2009, the company has experienced rapid growth, explains Sztykman. “Centric 8 was the only solution on the market with the flexibility to accommodate the rapidly changing needs of our business. It will provide us with the flexibility to add new staff, product categories and suppliers as our business continues to expand.”
 
The Centric 8 PLM solution will replace extensive use of spreadsheets at Carven, and allow the company to rely on “one version of the truth about products,” says Sztykman. The company will realize increased efficiency through the reduction of lower-value, administrative tasks and data entry. 
 
Improved accuracy will reduce the number of iterations for samples and prototypes, and new product development will become faster, he explains. “The Centric 8 software also will enable Carven to reduce overall product costs, and understand the profitability of different product options at any given moment.”
 
“Carven selected Centric because it is easy to learn and use,” says Sztykman. “Centric 8 has the ability to support the continuous changes that occur during product design and development processes of a rapidly growing business.” As part of its investment, Carven chose three of the mobile apps available for Centric 8. “Centric’s innovative PLM solution and mobile apps, excellent references and the expertise of the team convinced us that Centric was the right choice for Carven.” 
 
“The opportunity to partner with Carven on PLM, a major initiative for the esteemed brand, is rewarding,” says Chris Groves, president and CEO of Centric. “We are confident that Carven will realize signficant improvement in the efficiency of its product development process while allowing the critical creative process to flourish. Centric’s innovative product applications and Agile Deployment SM provide the flexibility and ease of use that Carven values.” 
 

Carven


Must ReadView All

Courtesy: Good On You

Apparel/Garments | On 14th Aug 2018

Good On You in Oz adds 500 European brands to rating app

Australia-based Good On You’s brand-rating app has recently added 500 ...

Courtesy: USDA/FAS

Textiles | On 14th Aug 2018

US cotton exports in 2017-18 highest in over a decade

Cotton exports from the US in 2017-18 reached their highest level...

India extends reverse charge mechanism suspension by 1 yr

Textiles | On 14th Aug 2018

India extends reverse charge mechanism suspension by 1 yr

The Indian Government has extended the suspension of the reverse...

Interviews View All

Pinkesh Jain
Everflow Petrofils Ltd

‘An innovative technology which India needs desperately is the...

Nuno Venda
ROQ

‘There has been an increase in demand for water based inks, rather than...

Sonia Agarwal
Whitenife

‘The terms eco-friendly and organic are common but everyone perceives them ...

Harmeet Singh

New Delhi-based Jogindra Industries Private Limited provides an assortment ...

Sham Shah

Shamal and Shamal Pvt Ltd is into manufacturing and sales of textile...

Ashish M Amin

Premier Looms is a leading provider of cutting-edge machinery and...

Marcel Alberts
Eurofibers

Coating at a fibre level is a practice not usually seen in the...

Alfonso Marra
Klopman

It was in 1968 that Klopman introduced the concept of poly/cotton workwear ...

Mark Brill
Birmingham City University (BCU)

<div>A technological breakthrough could see people getting messages about...

Wendell Rodricks
Wendell Rodricks

"We should not compare India and the West. There are things we do that...

Ritu Kumar
Label Ritu Kumar

‘Classics will return’ "There are a lot of people wearing western clothes ...

Bani Batra

Bani Batra’s couture wedding collection is inspired by traditional Indian...

Press Release

Press Release

Letter to Editor

Letter to Editor

RSS Feed

RSS Feed

Submit your press release on


editorial@fibre2fashion.com

Letter To Editor






(Max. 8000 char.)

Search Companies





SEARCH

Leave your Comments


August 2018

Subscribe today and get the latest update on Textiles, Fashion, Apparel and so on.

news category


Related Categories:

Advanced Search