PLM market leader expands rapidly growing presence in Asia with launch of new office
CAMPBELL, Calif., July 28, 2020 – Centric Software is opening an office in Vietnam, bringing market-leading Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solutions to the local community. Centric Software provides the most innovative enterprise solutions to fashion, retail, footwear, outdoor, luxury, consumer goods and home décor companies to achieve strategic and operational digital transformation goals.
PLM is a must-have backbone technology that drives all product-related activities from concept to retail for brands, retailers, original design manufacturers (ODMs) and original equipment manufacturers (OEMs). PLM technology drives growth in the global marketplace, streamlines operations, reduces costs and speeds time to market while boosting product innovation.
Centric Software’s PLM solutions are trusted by 370+ companies representing 1,350+ brands worldwide that design, manufacture and retail products ranging from luxury goods to furniture to jewelry. Centric works with high-profile customers such as GAP, Uniqlo, Calvin Klein, Tommy Hilfiger, PVH, Louis Vuitton and Under Armour.
“To stay competitive in these challenging times, companies need digital transformation technologies that drive innovation, streamline processes and reduce costs,” says Nick Wei, APAC Regional Sales Director at Centric Software. “We look forward to bringing our intuitive cloud-based PLM software to customers in Vietnam. Centric PLMTM is at the center of a suite of innovations including PLM-connected mobile apps, visual digital boards for group decision-making and Quick Start Collaboration packages for remote working. Centric also leads the way in 3D-connected PLM for enhanced product development, vendor collaboration and virtual sampling.”
Centric’s expansion into Vietnam builds on the company’s rapid growth in Asia, with the opening of offices in Shanghai in 2014, Tokyo in 2016, Hong Kong in 2017 and Seoul in 2019. Centric Software has 70 customers in the Asia-Pacific region, including major manufacturers such as MAS Holdings, Brandix, Hirdaramani, Regina Miracle and VT Garment.
“We are very pleased to announce the opening of our Vietnam office,” says Chris Groves, President and CEO of Centric Software. “We are proud that so many companies in Asia trust us to partner on their digital transformation challenges and we look forward to long relationships in Vietnam and beyond.”
Centric Software (www.centricsoftware.com)
From its headquarters in Silicon Valley, Centric Software provides a Digital Transformation Platform for the most prestigious names in fashion, retail, footwear, luxury, outdoor, consumer goods and home décor. Centric’s flagship Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) platform, Centric 8, delivers enterprise-class merchandise planning, product development, sourcing, quality and collection management functionality tailored for fast-moving consumer industries. Centric SMB provides innovative PLM technology and key industry learnings for emerging brands. Centric Visual Innovation Platform (VIP) offers a new fully visual and digital experience for collaboration and decision-making and includes the Centric Buying Board to transform internal buying sessions and maximize retail value and the Centric Concept Board for driving creativity and evolving product concepts. All Centric innovations shorten time to market, boost product innovation and reduce costs.
Centric Software is majority-owned by Dassault Systèmes (Euronext Paris: #13065, DSY.PA), the world leader in 3D design software, 3D Digital Mock Up and PLM solutions.
Centric Software has received multiple industry awards and recognition, including being named by Red Herring to its Top 100 Global list in 2013, 2015 and 2016. Centric also received various excellence awards from Frost & Sullivan in 2012, 2016 and 2018.
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