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Textile and Apparel
Shorter fashion trend cycles, increasing competition, and globalization have brought both challenges and opportunities to the textile and apparel industry. More

apparel manufacturers  and Apparel Shorter fashion trend cycles, increasing competition, and globalization have brought both challenges and opportunities to the textile and apparel industry. More than ever before, to be successful, companies in this industry have to be able to work with the global extended enterprise environment harmoniously and promptly, in areas such as product development, manufacturing, marketing, and distribution. Challenges that textile and apparel companies are facing include the following. Read More...

SAP sets up Apparel and Footwear team
At the end of September, SAP AG's U.S. subsidiary set up a dedicated team of technical consultants to assist apparel and footwear makers installing SAP R/3. The

apparel manufacturers  development labs. The 60-plus apparel and footwear companies that have bought the AFS software are typically smaller than most manufacturers with R/3, And they need someone who speaks their language'', she added. By early next year, SAP hopes to ease sales restrictions that have limited new purchases of AFS since the stabilization work began last spring. Market Impact Those who can deliver solutions that satisfy the exacting, stringent requirements of some vertical markets are in the driving seat to Read More...
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The Fashion and Apparel Retailers' Conundrum
Retail remains a very tactile industry, focused on the hand, drape, and durability of fabrics and trim—besides which, designs are still being sketched on paper

apparel manufacturers  chain functions. Some astute apparel PLM systems also enable retailers to pre-qualify suppliers for a particular order based on their previous work and certifications, and grade them on the quality of new orders received (see The Next Phase of Supplier Performance Management in the Retail Industry ). Also, integration with nifty applications like Google Earth 's geospatial locator should help them virtually immediately locate available agents, inspectors, and facilities to speed quality testing and Read More...
Datatex and Dan River Apparel Fabrics - Ten Years and Counting
It was precisely ten years ago, in early 1992, that Apparel Fabrics took possession of Datatex’s TIM package (Textile Integrated Manufacturing) and began the

apparel manufacturers  sales of $650MM. The Apparel Fabrics Division, with annual sales of $130MM, is a fully integrated manufacturer of fancy, yarn-dyed cotton and blended fabrics sold to garment manufacturers and to the home textile and craft market. As the result of a change of ownership in the late 1980's, information systems were made a strategic priority to enable the company to meet market requirements and to provide management with the tools to maximize revenues and minimize waste. Each operating division of Dan River Read More...
What Could Process Manufacturers Do Better in PLM?
Part 1 of my recent blog series, Filling the Holes and Breaking Down Artificial Walls in a Process PLM Solution Set, established that the product lifecycle

apparel manufacturers  widgets manufacturing and fashion (apparel) industry segments. Indeed, the process PLM solution market is currently a mosaic of established generic PLM providers and a plethora of specialized vendors with solutions that cater to only a part of the entire process PLM scope.  The recent acquisition of Enginuity (mostly for its formula management capabilities) by Dassault Systemes only proves the point and the need for some consolidation in the market. My post then analyzed typical workarounds to solve the Read More...
Do More with Less: The Five Strategies Used by Successful SMB Manufacturers
A common issue for small to medium business (SMB) manufacturers is how to increase revenue and grow their businesses without significantly adding staff

apparel manufacturers  More with Less: The Five Strategies Used by Successful SMB Manufacturers For order-driven manufacturers looking to balance customer satisfaction, operational efficiency, and profitability, Infor delivers the critical ERP tools required to implement a lean manufacturing system and thrive in a lean world. These include sales planning, quotation and order processing, configuration and variant management, production planning and control, sub-contract management, inventory and purchasing management, Read More...
Computer Manufacturers Shifting Their Focus to Start-Ups
Sun Microsystems and Gateway have announced initiatives designed to make their products and services more appealing to start-up companies, especially those

apparel manufacturers  Manufacturers Shifting Their Focus to Start-Ups Computer Manufacturers Shifting Their Focus to Start-Ups R. Krause - August 18, 2000 Event Summary In July Sun Microsystems, Inc. announced the iForce Startup Community, an industry first marketplace designed to address dot-com customer requirements through cross-market collaboration. The community interacts online through the iForce Startup Community portal, where startups can find news, events, interactive forums and vendor information, and where Read More...
ERP & Co.: How Process Manufacturers Use Technology to Scale New Heights
In this blog post, I’ll examine how growth-oriented organizations will build their IT infrastructure around ERP, and then integrate systems in other related

apparel manufacturers  & Co.: How Process Manufacturers Use Technology to Scale New Heights In this blog post, I’ll examine how growth-oriented organizations will build their IT infrastructure around ERP, and then integrate systems in other related areas to optimize their ERP capabilities. In the Beginning There Was ERP The recent TurtleSpice ERP series featured on the TEC blog features a fictionalized company within the process industry going through the decision process to determine what ERP system would best meet its Read More...
2011 ERP Buyer's Guide for Medium and Large Manufacturers
2011 ERP Buyer's Guide for Medium and Large Manufacturers Your PDF copy of TEC's new ERP Buyer's Guide for Medium and Large Manufacturers is now av...

apparel manufacturers  ERP Buyer's Guide for Medium and Large Manufacturers 2011 ERP Buyer's Guide for Medium and Large Manufacturers Your PDF copy of TEC's new ERP Buyer's Guide for Medium and Large Manufacturers is now available for download. In this definitive guide to ERP for manufacturers, you'll get the most up-to-date information, including: trends in ERP ERP challenges for manufacturers ERP selection strategies driving business efficiency with ERP the 10 questions to ask an ERP vendor ERP success stories Read More...
SAP for Industrial Manufacturers. Do it Right.
SAP's manufacturing solutions are based on thirty years' experience of the processes that drive your business. When you choose SAP, you're assured of powerful,

apparel manufacturers  industrial,SAP,information,statistics,machinery Read More...
What Can Manufacturers Do in a Tough Economy? - Part I
According to the proverb “calamity is the touchstone of a brave mind,” in these tough times some supply chain management (SCM) vendors have been trying to take

apparel manufacturers  Can Manufacturers Do in a Tough Economy? - Part I According to the proverb “calamity is the touchstone of a brave mind,” in these tough times some supply chain management (SCM) vendors have been trying to take stock (no pun intended) of their offerings and how best to offer these to customers, to mutual benefit. In fact, I have recently seen some intriguing (if not bizarre) press releases (PRs), which read like some type of whitepapers or presentation transcripts. They were certainly different Read More...
Intentia Presents: An Action Plan for Building a Lean Supply Chain in the Apparel Industry
Lean supply chain management and lean sourcing strategies are relatively new to the apparel industry, generating more talk than broad implementation to date. In

apparel manufacturers  Supply Chain in the Apparel Industry Lean supply chain management and lean sourcing strategies are relatively new to the apparel industry, generating more talk than broad implementation to date. In this the final paper of our “Lean Is Fashionable” thought leadership series, we define a lean supply chain action plan with five concrete steps for building a collaborative infrastructure between your company and other members of your supply network. These represent an eleven year culmination of our and Read More...
Barcoding 101 for Manufacturers: What You Need to Know to Get Started
For manufacturers, barcoding carries with it numerous benefits, including increased accuracy, efficiency, and traceability, along with easier adherence to

apparel manufacturers  101 for Manufacturers: What You Need to Know to Get Started Plex Online specializes in implementing bar coding systems that track containers and/or individual parts on the factory floor using hand-held Pocket PCs. Containers or parts are scanned as they move around the shop floor, providing a highly accurate, real-time inventory system. Source: Plex Systems Resources Related to Barcoding 101 for Manufacturers: What You Need to Know to Get Started : Barcode (Wikipedia) Barcoding 101 for Read More...
Attribute-based Demand Planning: A Powerful Tool for Process Manufacturers
As manufacturing becomes a global process, advances in demand management software have given rise to attribute-based demand management software. In the process

apparel manufacturers  based Demand Planning: A Powerful Tool for Process Manufacturers Originally published - February 11, 2008 Today, manufacturing is a global activity. As supply chain management (SCM) becomes more prevalent in this industry, process manufacturers need to know what raw materials, or ingredients, are available in inventory and when they are needed, since sourcing these ingredients is a complex process. Demand management (DM) software has been developed so that it can be integrated within the supply Read More...
Manufacturers Win Customers with Improved Configurability
In the executive guide to configurability strategy, learn how the two phases of a successful configurability strategy can dramatically improve your...

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