Infor recently announced the availability of Infor Fashion PLM, a brand new application, built from the ground up, that aims to link tricky and vital areas of “softlines” product development to the supply chain—from line planning, design, development and sourcing, to production, inventory management, customers, and distribution. This release means that Infor has become the very first enterprise resource planning (ERP) provider that can offer a PLM solution in all of the following realms: discrete manufacturing, process manufacturing, and fashion/apparel manufacturing and retailing.
software for product importers
capabilities. From former Lawson Software came Infor M3 ERP and Freeborders PLM, while former SSA Global had brought what are today Infor System21 ERP and Runtime PLM offerings. The issue with these combinations was that they were written as standalone and they also had different apparel industry focuses—Freeborders had more functionality for retailers and importers, whereas Runtime was more suited for overseas apparel manufacturers. After Infor acquired Lawson, Infor decided on these products’