It’s Thanksgiving! Time to kick back, relax, tuck into heaps of food with family and friends and be thankful for the good things in your life. But what about the good things in your work life? What makes work less stressful, more enjoyable and just easier all round?
Satisfied Centric Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) customers come from many industries – fashion, retail, outdoor, luxury, consumer goods, footwear and more. But they have one thing in common: they’re thankful that Centric PLM takes care of the difficult, tedious and time-wasting parts of getting products to market so that they can get on with what they do best, which is creating, launching and selling products customers love!
Don’t just take our word for it, hear what Centric Customers have to say about life with Centric PLM!
1. Faster time to market
“Rapid data entry and fast information sharing has had a real positive impact on our time to market – and it’s something we simply wouldn’t have had without Centric.” — Marc Jacobs
2. More accurate information
“We now know that everyone has access to correct information all the time. Even better, there is no data duplication required or even allowed, which saves us a lot of time.” — YOOX NET A PORTER
3. Greater efficiency
“Developing tech packs in Centric not only allows us to manage our prototyping and sampling more efficiently; it helps us reduce cycle time, enables us to build information and makes the process more intuitive altogether.” — Under Armour
4. Expert advice
“Centric’s solution is flexible and user-friendly. We also appreciate the expertise of Centric’s consultants – they are always able to support us with best practices, answer our questions and really understand our business.” — Triumph
5. More transparent processes
“Centric has provided us with the flexibility, transparency and accountability to make sure that we don’t let stakeholders down.“ — tentree
6. Better collaboration and communication
“Because teams collaborate across 5 major offices in 4 different time zones plus all the regional sales offices, days were lost in the past waiting for replies to emails and updated spreadsheets. Now, once information is uploaded in PLM, it appears instantly for our users everywhere.” — Targus
7. Designers love Centric’s Adobe® Illustrator integration
“Our designers now have end-to-end ownership of tech packs and Bills of Material (BOMs). With the Adobe® Connect tool, designers can work in Adobe® Illustrator while seamlessly updating their BOMs in PLM. That’s an absolute gamechanger for us.” — Volcom
8. Improved versatility
“Centric PLM is very versatile, giving us the ability to start at different points in the product configuration process. This is particularly important for us as we offer finished catalog designs as well as products with varying degrees of customization, ranging from made-to-measure to highly bespoke pieces.” — Visionnaire
9. Industry-leading PLM mobile apps
“Centric’s mobile application strategy is light years ahead of any other in the market.” — Shoes For Crews
10. Goal-oriented solutions
“Centric will help us to achieve not only our operational goals, such as reducing time to market and optimizing the value chain, but also our objectives of excellence for our customers and also for ourselves.“ — Auchan
11. Money saved
“I know we’ve saved six figures a year in project management time, simply by having a collaborative system and a single, actionable version of the truth.” — Modern Gourmet Foods
12. Future-focused integration
“Centric can act as a natural hub for us if we want to integrate other systems as we grow. There is definitely a lot of optimism around the system. We’re starting to get people from around the business who want to use it more – seeing the value in the quick reporting and a single source of the truth. I think we are just beginning to fully utilize everything that Centric PLM has to offer.” — KEEN
If you think your current system might be a turducken* and you’re interested in joining the ranks of these thankful customers, or just want to find out more about Centric PLM, get in touch today to arrange a personalized demo and talk to our industry experts!
*[Turducken is a dish consisting of a deboned chicken stuffed into a deboned duck, further stuffed into a deboned turkey]…yeah we’re not so sure either!