Are you in control of your pre-production process?
Coats Digital's guide to Product Development, part 1 Why is the control of the pre-production activities is more important than ever? Two of the … Read full post
Do you have a Garbage In Garbage Out (G.I.G.O) problem?
GIGO or Garbage In Garbage Out (or Rubbish In Rubbish Out) is the widely used IT expression to remind people that software solutions can only provide … Read full post
A garment manufacturers guide to an efficient end to end process through digitisation.
A garment manufacturers guide to an efficient end to end process through digitisation. There remains little doubt that changing consumer behavior, … Read full post
7 Steps to Effective Planning and Control
Benchmark your Production Planning and Control (PPC) Process There are some vital areas that many manufacturers continue to overlook, which can off … Read full post
Product development process at breaking point due to consumer demands
In recent years, rising consumer expectations of constant newness, has led fashion businesses to deviate from traditional models of designing and deve … Read full post
Work in Progress (WIP) Control – An essential step towards a LEAN business.
WIP control is key to driving reduced lead times and is essential to be able cope with the increase in quick response/demand, pull-type replenishment … Read full post
Introduction to VisionPLM – Product Lifecyle Management (PLM) and sourcing solution
Driven by ever rising customer expectation and mobile technologies, the fashion industry is arguably more competitive than ever before - consumers exp … Read full post
Barriers to achieving ‘LEAN’ and the essential role of planning (PPC)
As competition and pressure on profit margins grow, fashion manufacturers are increasingly looking wider for inspiration on how to maintain a competit … Read full post