With many such success stories under their belt, New York City-based Simparel helps apparel and fashion companies with robust PLM and ERP solutions that transform the way they coordinate and work. “Our integrated software connects the design, development, production and distribution processes by empowering users with greater visibility into the entire product life cycle,” says Ken Fearnley, CTO, Simparel.
The Simparel PLM application is comprised of line planning, specifications, costing, digital asset management and more; allowing streamlined end to end processes. It combines the entire design lifecycle with financials, raw materials, order, and inventory management. It also facilitates the workflow among vendors, partners and logistics with Supply Chain Management EDI tools to improve the flow of business-critical data among the producers and sellers. “Our next generation, cloud based architecture supports speed, flexibility and security,” claims Fearnley. “Getting product to market quicker with higher quality is the goal.”
Simparel’s unique, end to end dynamic PLM and ERP approach and service has helped many firms to outperform in their market space. “Front-end usability and scalability of our backend server is a key differentiating factor, which enables us to handle large numbers of users and ensures streamlined implementation and upgrades,” claims Fearnley. Adding to it, the Simparel solution is very cost- effective, reliable and flexible to meet any kind of requirements.
On the innovation front, Simparel’s R&D group is focused on the next generation software targeting integration with new systems and devices. “With our deep expertise and knowledge of the fashion industries, we'll be rolling out various types of products to enhance our customer's business growth and allow them to leverage innovative technologies with our platform” asserts Fearnley.
Our end to end solutions allow our customers to move quickly with standardized processes and tools that allow them to have a single source of product design, manufacturing, and fulfillment data
Looking ahead, Simparel foresees early design processes utilizing 3D paradigms, tapping into virtual reality with Microsoft’s hologram goggles and streamlining prototyping via 3D printing and visualization. Additionally, embracing collaboration tools that are familiar to our end users is a key to allow fashion designers to collaborate with retailers, partners and suppliers. “Simparel is recognized as a technology leader in this space and we will continue to make investments and apply thought leadership to make the impossible possible, which will allow our customers to get amazing products to market faster,” concludes Fearnley.