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 April 2012
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Cover Story:
Cross-Channel Retailing: How today's shopper is changing the retail experience
03/29/2012
Author: Lisa Feigen Dugal, Ian Kahn and Ron Klein
With the ability to shop anywhere at any time with any device, consumers are demanding excellence and consistency at every turn and are challenging retailers and brands to keep up.
Publisher's Note:
No Risk, No Reward
03/29/2012
Author: Susan S. Nichols

Retail Intelligence:
Ralph Lauren Focuses on 'Merchantainment'
01/26/2012
The iconic brand will tell you it doesn't just sell clothes, it sells dreams — that it's a brand focused on creating stories. Lately, those stories are springing off the screen — and off the sides of a few buildings — with the help of technology that sets the company squarely in the modern age.
Retail Intelligence: Case Study:
The Secret of Love Culture's Success
03/13/2012
Love Culture's combination of trendy styles, low prices and appealing store environments has inspired a legion of devoted fans. Now the company has embarked on a major expansion program — and brought in some software heavy hitters to help.
Supply Chain:
To Optimize Inventory, Try Intensive Supply Chain Cost Management
03/29/2012
Author: William Atkinson
When it comes to apparel supply chain management, common sense would dictate that cost reduction always is a good idea. But while trimming expenses is the right choice for some brands, others are finding that cost increases are more effective in achieving both short- and long-term efficiencies and profitability.

PLUS: Vendor ViewpointInterview with Eddie Capel, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, Manhattan Associates
Concept-to-Spec:
PLM 2.0: Achieving PLM's Promised Value
03/29/2012
Author: Adi Zukerman and Dave del Corral
How you use your PLM system makes all the difference.

PLUS: Vendor ViewpointInterview with Beth Borland, Director of Retail and Consumer Corporate Strategy, PTC
Fiber-to-Fabric:
Hunters Lie Low in High-Tech Camo
03/13/2012
Taking cues from video games and consumer blogs, top-notch hunting apparel brands focus on technical performance without sacrificing style.
Fiber-to-Fabric: In Brief:
In Its Fifth Year, GOTS Certifies 80 Additional Facilities
04/02/2012
In the U.S., the number of facilities certified to GOTS increased 60 percent, from 25 to 40 facilities in 13 states.
Lenzing, smartfiber Expand Cooperation
03/29/2012

Dow Corning's Soft Hydro Guard Finish Aimed at Sports Apparel
03/12/2012
Dow Corning DWR-7000 Soft Hydro Guard, a silicon-based emulsion, is water-repellent without compromising softness.
Event Report:
Texprocess Americas: Meeting the Needs of the Sewn Products Industry
03/29/2012
Attendees to the Texprocess show being held later this month will hear from a wide range of speakers and visit exhibitors representing the entire value-added apparel supply chain.

 


Discover How To Keep Up With More of Your Mobile Customers
6/24/2014 11:00:00 AM (EST)
Moderator:
Susan Nichols, Publisher, Apparel Magazine
Panelists:
Ron Klein, "Total Retail" Service Leader, PwC Advisory
Annabelle Hoover, Director of Customer Service, North America, BROOKS SPORTS, INC.
Marie-Pascale Authie, Solution Consultant, Infor Fashion
Bob McKee, Industry Strategy Director, Infor Fashion
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Planning in the Omnichannel World with a Single View of Inventory
5/13/2014 11:00:00 AM (EST)
Moderator:
Susan Nichols, Publisher, Apparel Magazine
Panelists:
Rich Pedott, Partner, Columbus Consulting
Peter Charness, SVP America’s & CMO, TXT MAPLE LAKE
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How product lifecycle management fuels the momentum of fashion How product lifecycle management fuels the momentum of fashion
8/1/2014
Leading fashion companies generate a special kind of momentum, a phenomenon where recent success fuels current success, which in turn sparks future success. The ability to rapidly turn today’s hit product into tomorrow’s durable brand is no accident—it’s a specific set of practices that companies can identify and repeat to achieve lasting competitive advantage. Read this White Paper – authored by Bob McKee, Infor, Industry Strategy Director to learn how fashion companies need to strive for better responsiveness to consumer trends, more efficient design and production, smarter sourcing, and improved capabilities for monitoring compliance and sustainability requirements.

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Virtual Fitting - What is Possible? Virtual Fitting - What is Possible?
8/1/2014
Customer and market-driven products are the main objective for success. The route taken to achieve that objective must be constantly shortened, making processes faster and more cost-efficient. This specifically requires using the right processes and technologies, for example, increasing the effectiveness of prototyping through virtual 3D. We invite you to learn more about the capabilities of today's virtual fitting technology.
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