We congratulate these companies on achieving industry-best performance
Tolland, CT (Vocus) July 27, 2010
Gerber Technology, a business unit of Gerber Scientific, Inc. (NYSE: GRB), is honoring 32 of its software customers named among the most profitable U.S. apparel companies for the most recent fiscal year. The industry’s profit margin leaders are recognized in the annual Apparel Top 50 report that appears in the July edition of Apparel Magazine. Gerber clients ranking among the top ten in the report are True Religion Apparel, lululemon athletica, Guess?, Urban Outfitters, Polo Ralph Lauren, and Jos. A. Bank.
“We congratulate these companies on achieving industry-best performance,” stated Bill Brewster, President, Software Solutions, Gerber Technology. “We are pleased to see our customers recognized for the outstanding accomplishments and industry leadership that we witness everyday as their partner in technology. We are honored to serve these and all of our more than 22,000 successful customers around the globe.”
Other Gerber customers showing significant profit margin improvements and noteworthy gains in the latest Top 50 rankings include Maidenform Brands, Carter’s, Phillips-Van Heusen, Limited Brands, The Warnaco Group, Chico’s FAS, and G-III Apparel Group. Returning to this year’s list are Oxford Industries and Christopher & Banks.
Gerber clients consistently comprise a majority of the Apparel Top 50, which ranks publically traded U.S. apparel companies (excluding department stores) with at least $100 million in annual sales. The Apparel Top 50 list is available in print and online at http://www.apparelmag.com.
About Gerber Technology
Gerber Technology (http://www.gerbertechnology.com), a Microsoft® Gold Certified Partner, develops and manufactures the world's leading brands of product lifecycle management (PLM) solutions, product data management (PDM) solutions and CAD/CAM automation systems for the sewn products and flexible materials industries. These systems automate and significantly improve the efficiency of information management, product design and development, pre-production and production processes. The company offers specialized solutions to a variety of end-user markets including apparel, composites, industrial fabrics, transportation interiors and home textiles. Gerber Technology’s world headquarters are located in Tolland, Connecticut, U.S.A. with regional offices, agents and distributors in more than 126 countries serving over 22,000 customers through 16 Customer Solutions Centers on six continents. The company engineers and manufactures its products in various locations throughout the United States, Europe and Asia. For more information about Gerber Technology, connect with us on Twitter, YouTube and LinkedIn.
Through innovation and commitment to our customers, Gerber’s products have become industry standards as well as benchmarks by which all others are measured. By continuing to explore emerging technologies and to build strategic relationships, Gerber intends to continue the pace of setting new standards for innovation and productivity.
Established in 1968, Gerber Technology is one of four business units of Gerber Scientific, Inc. (http://www.gerberscientific.com) of South Windsor, Connecticut. Gerber Scientific is listed on the New York Stock Exchange under the “GRB” symbol.
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