FlexPLM 9.0 expands PTC’s comprehensive product development solution for retail and footwear and apparel. FlexPLM 9.0 improves collaboration across merchandising, design, and sourcing departments, as well as with supply chain partners. It also delivers new capabilities to help customers optimize key design and sourcing processes. FlexPLM 9.0 brings together designers, merchandisers, planners, suppliers, and buyers early in the product development process so that more products can be created and delivered to the market. FlexPLM exemplifies PTCs dedication to delivering industry specific PLM technology and expertise to some of the world's most innovative consumer brands.