Do you know your sourcing handicap? Do you know where you stand versus other apparel & footwear companies in terms of payment terms, delivery frequency and other performance metrics? You depend heavily on your supply network. But are you getting the most out of it? Find out how you can maximize the potential of your supply chain in three steps.
As supply chains become more global and manufacturing sites further away from the point of sale, companies are beginning to see the value of using information
technology to manage their outsourcing arrangements.
In this White Paper, See More Green from Reliable Container Shipping, you'll learn about the positive impact reliable ocean shipping has on your company's bottom line and carbon footprint. Discover how you can increase the efficiencies and cost savings of your ocean supply chain.
Exclusive white paper helps apparel execs understand what they need to know to ensure you select the right PLM vendor for your business needs.
The need for strong calendar management solutions has only increased as apparel and footwear product development has grown more complex. Learn how advanced, apparel-specific calendar management applications -- able to assign people, tasks and calendars down to the level of individual products -- are making supply chains more efficient and improving business intelligence about a wide range for product development processes.
Whether an apparel manufacturer or private label retailer, meeting your customer's needs quickly, and cost effectively, is of paramount importance. This white paper, co-authored by Bob Stevens of Jones Apparel Group and Siemens PLM, discusses the critical role a unified PLM system plays in enabling this, and the technical requirements underpinning successful global new product development and launch.
Exceptional design, unified collaboration, high quality products; when outdoor equipment company Black Diamond needed support for these areas, they turned to Siemens PLM software. Watch this video to experience their PLM story.
In today's global markets, everyday business activities can involve thousands of processes and individuals. When these activities are efficiently managed and coordinated across an enterprise, this results in powerful synergy. Apparel companies need an information system that integrates its financials with the rest of the organization. Read about four steps that can help your business meet its strategic objectives, improve profitability and optimize its cash flow.
Designing green products is no more a value add-on, especially in the Apparel industry. Also, in the absence of green laws and regulations in the industry, designing eco-friendly products isn't gaining momentum. This paper provides a new perspective and a framework on green product development for Apparel companies. Find out how your existing PLM can evolve into GreenPLM.
In apparel and footwear retailing, item-level RFID technology is having its biggest impact at the store level. Real-world deployments are boosting inventory accuracy to levels near 100%, a dramatic improvement that sets the stage for other key benefits: higher in-stock levels, sales increases, reduced inventory carrying costs and significantly shorter cycle count times.