Skip to content
Header Secondary Logo
Header Secondary Logo
Home > Solutions > PLM > Apparel PLM

Reimagine Product Development With Apparel PLM Software

The apparel industry moves fast, with trends and influencers affecting the popularity of items every day. Our purpose-built Aptean Apparel PLM upgrades your fashion and apparel business by accelerating time to market for your latest looks.

Request a demo Request pricing

Turbocharge Your

Design Process

Your Ticket To Conquering Industry Challenges

As consumers demand faster and more innovative products, fashion and soft goods brands and retailers are challenged to evolve with the times. To remain competitive in fast-paced and competitive markets, companies need to find better ways to grow revenue while reducing costs. With no time to waste on a complex and cumbersome PLM system, it’s time to take a fresh look at cloud-based fashion PLM software.

Powerful Functionality Built for Your Industry

Representing a revolution in PLM, Aptean’s PLM software for the fashion industry has the power to turbocharge your product lifecycle. Our apparel PLM system eliminates data entry and automates time-consuming processes. By initiating this efficient path from concept to customer, products are accelerated to the market faster, global collaboration is simplified, and designers can focus their energy on the creative process. Contact us to find out how, now.

Fashion PLM Software Key Advantages

With specialized functionality and the backing from expert teams, our fashion PLM delivers a host of benefits straight out of the gate—helping you take your business to the next level.

  • Grow revenue while reducing costs

  • Accelerate design, development and sourcing

  • Enhance design creativity and productivity

  • Boost calendar and process visibility and control

  • Streamline and automate frontend processes

  • Foster team and supply chain collaboration

Seamless Integration with Your Design Software

The companion Design plug-in for Adobe® Illustrator® and Browzwear enables designers to launch new concepts, contribute to and use information from fashion PLM software without ever leaving their design software. This cloud-based solution streamlines approvals, change management, line selection, vendor quotes and bids, compliance and other global processes. Real-time information and analytics keep everyone working on the same page, and our apparel PLM software supports better-informed and more timely business decisions.

Whether you are considering your first PLM or upgrading your legacy PLM (a standalone or enterprise-integrated solution), we invite you to discover the efficiency of Aptean Apparel PLM.

“The PLM’s search navigation and filters are great, you can find things quickly and any kind of speed you can add to your job makes everything easier. Especially with a business like ours, time is of the essence.

Julie KellerDesignerKrazy Kat Sportswear

PLM Supports Faster Digital Supply Chains and Remote Product Teams

The fashion industry moves fast, and in a hypercompetitive marketplace, brands are vying to get to market first with new designs and materials. As fashion moves faster and faster, brands have been making strategic investments in digital supply chain transformation.

Aptean Apparel PLM provides a centralized, complete view of product costs, so you can protect the wholesale and retail margins you and your clients require. Support a faster digital supply chain and remote product teams with a cloud-based PLM system and be first to market. Find out how, now.

Download whitepaper
Fashion designer drawing on a tablet device

Achieve Your Operational and Financial Goals

It’s your choice. Stay with an inefficient legacy system and isolated data streams, or make the move to our next-generation enterprise technology and take your business into the future.

We bring a fresh approach to apparel PLM that delivers a simpler, better way.

Speak to one of our experts

Modules and Features


  • User and team notifications

  • System-wide commenting

  • Client based labeling

  • Assignments and handoffs through design milestones

Tech Pack Development

  • Multiple BOMs and measurement pages

  • Measurement/grading views and templates

  • Drag and drop BOM ordering with colorway pitching

  • Share 3D imagery

Line and Seasonal Management

  • High-level plans by attribute

  • Line sheets/presentation boards

  • Seasonal calendar management

  • Design color view

Advanced Platform

  • Adobe Illustrator plug-in

  • Browzwear plug-in

  • 3D imagery support (GLB)

  • Data import suite

  • Mobile-first design

Material and Sample Tracking

  • Sample evaluation

  • Design material approvals

  • Personalized email notifications to vendors

Sourcing and Costing

  • Cost sheet/quote configurable fields

  • RFQ/quote view for mass approvals

  • Costsheet and quote with BOM comparisons

Ready to start transforming your apparel business?

We’ve got the specialized PLM solutions you need to conquer your fashion industry challenges.

Fashion designer using tablet device.