Solution agency PTC stated that it reached a big 15-year collaborative milestone with Lands’ End — and its partnership is rooted within the model’s loyalty to its FlexPLM answer.
PTC’s anniversary with Lands’ End, informal clothes, equipment, footwear, and residential merchandise retailer, marks one of many retail trade’s longest and most efficient PLM partnerships, in line with the businesses.
Described because the “bedrock for its digital transformation for 15 years,” PTC’s FlexPLM answer is Lands’ End “center of its strategic vision for the future.”
Its partnership started after a rigorous choice course of in 2005, when Lands’ End chosen PTC FlexPLM with the purpose to centralize the model’s product knowledge, talk with and coordinate its provide chain, in addition to convey new merchandise to market with effectivity and velocity by the platform. Fifteen years later, and FlexPLM has “accompanied Lands’ End throughout numerous cycles of process innovation and has become the primary system of record for every product category the legendary brand sells.”
Today, Lands’ End has a whole lot of FlexPLM customers internally and throughout its provide chain, the businesses stated.
Bill Brewster, senior vp and common supervisor of PTC’s Retail Business Unit, stated that “The retail industry moves quickly, and technology marches on even quicker, so partnerships as long and fruitful as the one between PTC and Lands’ End are remarkable.”
“We consider it a badge of honor to have been a key strategic partner throughout 15 years of Lands’ End’s digital transformation, and PTC Retail is especially proud to have supported such a world-class brand through the sweeping changes the retail market, and the outer world, has undergone in that time.”
But the partnership goes past a mutual affinity for streamlining. The firms stated that Lands’ End and PTC additionally “enjoy a unique relationship beyond PLM, with Lands’ End supplying the apparel and merchandise for PTC’s official online store” — inclusive of baseball caps, polo shirts, and gilets, amongst different merchandise — making the 2 firms’ “mutual customers, as well as long-time collaborators,” they defined.
Chieh Tsai, government vp, chief product officer, stated that “Great quality, uncompromising service, and exceptional value are the key pillars of Lands’ End’s company ethos, and maintaining those high standard means taking advantage of the best technology available to us.”
Tsai added that “Ever since we first implemented FlexPLM, and throughout our ongoing engagement with PTC’s roster of retail technology experts, we have found PTC to be the right technology partner. Our 15-year relationship has delivered significant benefits for Lands’ End across all the product types we produce — and every channel we address from physical stores to catalogues to e-commerce.”
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