CAMPBELL, Calif., April 24, 2019 – Aliznet, an independent consulting firm assisting major retail and luxury players in the definition of sustainable solutions to support their transformations, has entered a strategic partnership with Centric Software, market leader in Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solutions, to integrate Centric PLM solutions. Centric Software provides the most innovative enterprise solutions to fashion, retail, footwear, outdoor, luxury and consumer goods companies to achieve strategic and operational digital transformation goals.
The goal of this collaboration is to accelerate the implementation and deployment of PLM solutions and enhance the integration of PLM technologies into complex customer computing environments. PLM projects are implemented according to the Agile DeploymentSM methodology developed by Centric Software, adapted to the customer context, and rely on technical know-how, best practices and proven business processes to go live rapidly and improve responsiveness and flexibility.
“Supply chain management is at the heart of the challenges of many brands, and is one of the business projects we regularly face,” says Arnaud Naccache, Managing Director at Aliznet. “The strategic alliance between Centric and Aliznet quickly proved to be an effective response to the expectations of our retail, luxury and, of course, fashion customers. Our PLM center of excellence has benefited from the effective support of the Centric team to build on their skills. Aliznet consultants and developers are now working on many projects. We are proud of the work accomplished to date!”
“Centric Software continues its rapid growth in the world of fashion, retail and consumer goods, and we need the best partners with advanced technical expertise and enhanced integration capabilities to better support our customers in their digital transformation projects,” explains Bruce Vignon, European Partner Manager at Centric Software.
This agreement seals a lasting partnership between Aliznet and Centric Software in the French market to ensure the success of large-scale digital transformation projects.
Aliznet is an independent consulting firm created in 2013. Our mission is to increase the performance of brands and enrich their customer experiences.
Immersed in the heart of the challenges of commerce, we meet the needs of major players in luxury and retail in France and internationally. Our clients are leaders and innovators in their fields. As a partner in their success, Aliznet supports them in defining and building sustainable solutions for their transformation.
Present in Paris, Laval, Montreal and Rabat, Aliznet achieved sales of 12 million euros in 2017.
On a day-to-day basis, more than 120 women and men work alongside brands and deploy our professional and technological expertise. These #Collectivetouch talents contribute to Aliznet’s development and reach through their knowledge and commitment.
Aliznet’s references include American Vintage, Chloé, Conforama, Fnac-Darty, Gify-Tati, Intermarché, Jennyfer, Krys, Louboutin, Monoprix, Richemont, Sephora, TF1 and Yves Rocher.
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Centric Software (www.centricsoftware.com)
From its headquarters in Silicon Valley and offices in trend capitals around the world, Centric Software provides a Digital Transformation Platform for the most prestigious names in fashion, retail, footwear, luxury, outdoor and consumer goods. Centric Visual Innovation Platform (VIP) is a visual, fully digital collection of boards for touch-based devices like iPad, iPhone and large-scale, touch-screen televisions. Centric VIP transforms decision making and automates execution to truly collapse time to market and distance to trend. Centric’s flagship product lifecycle management (PLM) platform, Centric 8, delivers enterprise-class merchandise planning, product development, sourcing, business planning, quality, and collection management functionality tailored for fast-moving consumer industries. Centric SMB packages extended PLM including innovative technology and key industry learnings tailored for small businesses.
Centric Software has received multiple industry awards and recognition, including being named by Red Herring to its Top 100 Global list in 2013, 2015, and 2016. Centric also received Frost & Sullivan’s Global Retail, Fashion, and Apparel PLM Product Differentiation Excellence Award in 2012 and 2016 and Frost & Sullivan’s Global Product Differentiation Excellence Award in Retail, Fashion, and Apparel PLM in 2018.
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