Centric VIP is designed for fashion, outdoor, luxury, consumer goods and retail businesses looking to leverage fully collaborative, highly intuitive, cross-system and fully-connected technology.
Combine expertise across cross-functional teams and provide maximum visibility into group decisions, bring data into one place from multiple systems and into a format that people understand; save time and money, and dramatically speed time to market.
Fully exploit the potential of total digital transformation to remain future-ready, prepared in the face of market disruption.
Highly intuitive and visual
Built like a social media app but for work. Or, rather, to eliminate work.
Cross-system & fully connected
Bring together live, actionable information from multiple sources, including PLM and other business systems.
Revolutionize group decision for truly collaborative, real-time work across teams, geographies and expertise.
Roll info up into dashboards, drill-down into details, personalize analytics. Information is 100% executable.
Centric VIP’s collaborative digital touch-screen boards give teams the innovation they need to truly collaborate, fundamentally changing the way decisions are made.
Capture inspiration and build new collections faster –explore creative concepts and easily find the existing info you need with a global collection overview!
Enable group decision making, help delegate tasks and ensure everyone adheres to deadlines, no matter how many products are being juggled.
Build assortments by channel (retail, wholesale and e-commerce), store type or even by individual store and set line structure per financial strategy and sales targets.
Drastically cut time to market by bringing better products to market faster and improve business performance.
With this modern, very visual, touch-based way of working, all users are connected and information is updated in real time, dramatically transforming decision-making and automating execution to truly collapse time to market and time to innovation.
Dashboards give full visibility into collection and product status at all stages. Provides a strategic-level overview for executives and drill-down capabilities for users. All can make changes using a touch-based system that is fast and intuitive.
Users can play with ’what-if’ and sandboxing scenarios using real-time information to collaborate on creative ideas within a business context.Today this work typically takes place offline or with ad-hoc tools.
Centric VIP replaces foam core boards of all types and paper-based decision making. Instead, information is projected on a giant touch-screen television and macro and micro level views can be manipulated with individuals contributing via their own devices, drilling down into details as needed.
Information is shared real time with PLM and other business systems such as ERP, DAM, PIM and design tools for a fully accurate vision of product creation, development, costing, inventories, delivery date and other key information and milestones.
The mass execution of decisions is automated and tracked, drastically boosting accuracy and speed with no additional data entry or work. Teams mass create and update cascading changes, reducing the risk of error and miscommunication while accelerating the development process.
Centric VIP improves employee retention by allowing users to focus more on creativity and value added work and enhanced user experience making work easier, less stressful and more fun
All decisions are fully executable, based on real-time info from other systems like PLM, ERP, planning, PIM, DAM, etc.
Info is exportable or pushed out back to systems.
Drill down and roll up with an iPad app that syncs and shares with everyone else, using a touch-screen TV.
A flexible and agile way of working to meet the expectations of today’s consumers
VIP Concept Board
Sandbox with Structure: Intuitive, user-friendly ideas board where merchandising and design teams can visually add products, inspirations and product ideas to create collection structures.
VIP Buying Board for Wholesale
Accelerate Assortment Planning: Empowers merchandisers, designers and product developers to create awesome assortments with a materials-first approach to what-if scenarios and planning.
VIP Buying Board for Retail
Revolutionize Retail & Wholesale Buys: Define global offers and assortment strategy, then conduct wholesale and retail buying sessions online to develop regional buys by channel/store/zone and more.
VIP Merchandising Board
Streamline Go to Market decision-making with assortment presentations, online and in real time, with dynamic, shareable roll-ups and reports.