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PLM for Apparel, Footwear, and Soft Goods: Meeting the Demands of New Product Introduction

Published: 22 January 2007

ID: G00182231

Analyst(s): Michael Burkett, Michael Barrett, Janet Suleski

Summary

As soft goods retailers and brands work to deliver new products in a more timely and trend-right manner, they are increasingly turning to PLM applications to support the new product introduction process. PLM applications are providing the platform for new business processes and organization models that allow the global supply chain to deliver the right product at the right time at the best cost.

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