New York, NY (PRWEB) February 15, 2013
Computer Generated Solutions (CGS), a leading global supplier of technology solutions and services, announced today they will be sponsoring “The Fashion Business: Past, Present & Future" – a completely unique and exclusive educational industry event that will explore how the fashion industry is constantly evolving, from traditional methods to present day with its global challenges and expected future developments.
Taking place at the London College of Fashion on February 22nd, this invitation-only event for top fashion brands, retailers and the next generation of industry leaders will feature guest speakers from leading retailers, industry experts and select panel members as they share best practices, exchange ideas and develop strategic relationships.
“We are thrilled with the response we have received for this event,” said Paul Magel, President of the Applications Solutions Group for CGS. “At CGS we pride ourselves on having our finger on the pulse of the fashion and apparel industry and this event certainly reinforces that. It would not be possible, however, without cooperation from our attendees – some of the most brilliant minds and leaders in the industry today.”
Guest speakers include Ben Hanson, Event Chair and Editor of WhichPLM, Mark Harrop, CEO of WhichPLM, Damian Hanson, CEO of One iota Ltd, consultant and fashion industry Expert, Morag Ashworth and Managing Director at Future Forward Consulting, Sjors Bos. Also scheduled to participate in a panel discussion with the aforementioned speakers are Caroline Nodder, Editor-in-Chief at Drapers and Maureen Hinton, R&A Director at Verdict Research.
Key topics to be discussed include how modern developments are influencing design and product development, new methods of sourcing, omni-channel and how it is shaping the way retailers operate, the role of mobile devices and their impact, web based technology and consumer engagement through ecommerce and social media.
CGS has been serving the fashion and apparel industry for nearly 30 years and their signature product, BlueCherry, is an award-winning enterprise apparel software solution designed to meet the needs of the apparel, footwear, and accessories market.
To learn more about the event, please contact Cecilia Panozzo at info(at)cgsinc(dot)com.
For almost 30 years, CGS has enabled global enterprises, regional companies and government agencies to drive breakthrough performance through technology and services. Headquartered in New York City, CGS employs more than 5,000 professionals across North America, Latin America, Europe and Asia. With global delivery capabilities, expertise across leading platforms and deep experience in multiple industries, CGS has become the IT partner of choice for thousands of organizations worldwide. CGS delivers a wide array of proprietary and third-party business applications, technology, business services and business process outsourcing solutions, including customer care, technical support and corporate learning and training. For more information please visit http://www.cgsinc.com and follow us on Twitter at http://www.twitter.com/cgsinc as well as Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/ComputerGeneratedSolutions.
A fully integrated enterprise solution with the power to manage the entire concept-to-consumer product lifecycle, BlueCherry enables soft goods companies to streamline processes, gain visibility, reduce costs, increase productivity, and enhance competitiveness. Comprehensive BlueCherry capabilities include Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), Product Lifecycle Management (PLM), Supply Chain Management (SCM), Shop Floor Control (SFC), Warehouse Management (WMS), E-Commerce, Salesforce Automation (SFA), Business Intelligence (BI), Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) and more.
Long considered the most functionally-complete ERP in the soft goods industry, the BlueCherry enterprise solution leverages the latest Microsoft® .NET, SQL Server® and Silverlight® technologies to deliver a superior user experience and the lowest total cost of ownership for CGS clients. Learn more at http://www.bluecherry.com.