Analysts don’t know what to call it. Centric VIP is a new kind of solution, without a category. It’s not a bird, it’s not a plane, it’s not PLM.
No more foam core boards,adios post-its, au revoir scribing in meetings, bye bye excels, sayounara lost information…. True, digital collaboration for all is now possible even for early stage inspiration development, buying sessions and other business-critical parts of the go to market process for which there was no good solution.
Centric VIP is designed for fashion, outdoor, luxury, consumer goods and retail.
If you are product-driven, Centric VIP is for you.
Highly visual, touch based interface –built like a social media appbut for work. Or, rather, to eliminate work.
Brings together live, actionable information from multiple sources, including PLM and other business systems.
Revolutionizes group decision for truly collaborative, real-time work across teams, geographies and expertise.
Rolls info up into dashboards, drill-down into details, personalize analytics. Information 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