NA-KD Selects YuniquePLM Cloud to Manage Product Line, Enabling Trend-Setting Innovation
With the advent of social media, new fashion companies are employing technology platforms to promote new trends and show how their styles are ahead of trend and are the next ‘big thing’. “Gerber Technology’s, YuniquePLM® Cloud will be the technology platform providing us with the tools to manage style data and the peace of mind the data is correct, allowing us more time to be creative and set trends,” said Maria Svanehed, purchasing and supply chain director.
NA-KD.com is the hottest online global marketplace bringing the best in fashion, accessories and beauty from around the world. They offer their customers new arrivals every day and free worldwide shipping. Stocking over 100 international brands including Aeryne Paris, Amuse Society, Calvin Klein, Ray-Ban, Dagmar, Delacy, Just Female, Motel Rocks, Naanaa, Nookie, Quay Australia, Samsoe and Samsoe, Saylor and their own NA-KD brand of accessories, basics, boho, lingerie, shoes, swimwear and much more.
YuniquePLM Cloud will manage NA-KD’s data allowing their team to focus on setting trends and innovating their product portfolio and private brands. NA-KD was using Excel® to manage their startup business and recognized the importance of having a stable foundation to manage their business and collaborate across teams.
“With the YuniquePLM Cloud implementation, NA-KD will easily synchronize their data across the company,” said Bill Brewster, vice president and general manager, enterprise software solutions for Gerber Technology. “They are going from using Excel to implementing an industry-proven, cloud-based PLM system allowing them to scale quickly as their business grows.”
The cloud-based YuniquePLM software subscription solution is flexible and scalable without the costly information technology infrastructure. It is the culmination of extensive customer feedback and is perfect for any sized fashion company looking for an industry-leading PLM solution. YuniquePLM Cloud represents the first opportunity to get world-class PLM from the industry leader at a very affordable subscription rate, with minimal implementation effort and a wealth of self-learning tools on Gerber University.
YuniquePLM Cloud was the first PLM system for the apparel industry to be in the cloud and available as a SaaS. It streamlines design and development, helping users get the right products to market sooner. Intuitive and easy to use, YuniquePLM integrates seamlessly with Gerber’s AccuMark® CAD software and the Adobe® suite.
About Gerber Technology:
Gerber Technology delivers industry-leading software and automation solutions that help apparel and industrial customers improve their manufacturing and design processes and more effectively manage and connect the supply chain, from product development and production to retail and the end customer. Gerber serves 78,000 customers in 130 countries, including more than 100 Fortune 500 companies in apparel & accessories, home and leisure, transportation, packaging and sign & graphics. The company develops and manufactures its products from various locations in the United States and Canada and has additional manufacturing capabilities in China.
Based in Connecticut in the USA, Gerber Technology is owned by AIP, a New York based, global private equity firm specializing in the technology sector and has more than $3.0 billion assets under management.