Get a competitive advantage thanks to your data
Increase the involvement of your customers by exploiting all the data and doing in-depth analysis. Business intelligence tools allow you to quickly view and explore the relationships between complex data sources, to achieve better business results and a consistent competitive advantage.
Manage all online sales thanks to native e-commerce systems
The integration between corporate e-commerce and PLM helps companies to maintain their strategic and economic goals, avoiding human errors and constantly synchronizing data. The management of all online sales is done through the PLM Crea Solution algorithms and makes it possible to align the strategy with sales forecasts. The advantages are many :
Manage all prices and analyze the mark-up without errors
The Crea Solution pricing platform integrated in the PLM is able to automatically generate constantly updated price lists with currencies from around the world and based on various infinite criteria such as lines, models, geographical area, area code, color variant …
Every company has different needs and for this reason Crea Solution is able to customize the pricing platforms based on all the criteria that are necessary for the customer to determine prices.
All patterns data in your tablet, prototypes approval with a click
Draw in the CAD Create environment while remaining directly connected with the PLM. Build the patterns database, fabrics master data, multiple size charts for intermediate and qualitative product controls thanks to complete integration with pattern making CAD, displaying the patterns created directly by the PLM.
It is also possible to approve or modify the patterns thanks to the virtual fitting with 3D CAD, moreover you can capture the images of the products during the fitting and make an immediate request for fitting in just a few clicks.
Take advantage from the integration with Tex Design, Adobe Illustrator, Coral Draw and many others …
Take advantage from the PLM Crea integration with over 12 sketching software for clothing and manage the entire collection design directly from the PLM. In this way the communication between the design department and the pattern making department will be improved in a very sensitive way. Crea Image Server offers a complete and automatic way to modify file formats so that your sketches or images can be available to all the players in the supply chain involved. By accessing a central archive of colors, designers are given the opportunity to develop ‘pallets’ of reusable seasonal colors for fabrics, garments, accessories and other elements. The same can be done with the textures, the accessibility and modifiability of colors and textures in their respective folders allows the company to easily create variations on the fabrics of the garments and to modify, even in the most advanced stages of the product, and with a few clicks, an entire theme of the collection if not even an entire production line by adding or removing from the collections one or more colors, one or more styles.
Forecast the sales with real-time data
The Crea Solution Merchandising Plan analyzes and makes comparisons of sales data from previous years (divided by season, product, geographical area, collection, department, line and many other personalized criteria) to align the strategy with performance objectives and estimate sales in extremely realistic way. Once the strategic objectives have been defined, the PLM Merchandising Plan Crea Solution will separate these objectives for different clusters for a more organic planning that also includes financial and image objectives. Once the Crea Solution Merchandising Plan is set up, it will simulate sales based on real and continuously updated real-time data.
Analyze and track all product samples
Through the Crea Solution PLM dashboard it is possible to track the progress of prototypes and samples through the perfect synchronization of all the info. This allows effective communication with every single company department.
Simulate costs, carry out consumption calculation forecasts and get the Target Price
The definition of costs is important from the beginning in the product development process. Thanks to the amount of data that the PLM Crea Solution manages, it is possible to automatically estimate the cost of a pattern during its development so that pattern makers know beforehand the economic effort that a certain item or line will entail and eventually operate in order to hit the ‘target price’.
Manage and issue production and sample orders from the PLM
The Crea Solution PLM allows the management and the issue of orders allowing to simulate and monitor all the following activities:
Check the quality of production all over the world, observing ratings and ranking of suppliers
The Crea Solution PLM simplifies the quality management procedures, gives ratings and ranking of all suppliers to guarantee constant quality and safety levels, assigning objectives relating to these parameters from the phase of receipt of raw materials to production.
Plan the collections, create always updated catalogs that are, for the entire sales network and merchandising
Market-oriented planning and objectives, this is the goal of PLM Crea Solution, integrating together the design, merchandising and marketing functions.
Creating online catalogs that are always up to date throughout the sales network, available on smartphones and tablets, has never been so simple.
Creating assortments ensuring a harmonious image of the products presented
Complete integration with ERP
Ensure optimal management with complete integration with ERP management systems (TeamSystem, Sap, Stealth, Navision, Dynamics ax, As400 …)
The SCM Supply Chain Management module is the only optimal tool for managing the entire supply chain, relations with suppliers and control of integrated business processes. Based on the temporal differences between supply and demand, this module optimizes the business processes of data availability always in real-time and updated by all the players in the supply chain involved, wherever they are, is a necessary factor to satisfy the need for ever faster global communication, especially when faced with ever-changing national and international regulations and it is necessary to continuously evaluate supplier compliance. Thanks to the integration with internal and external processes, Crea Solution’s Supply Chain Management platform organizes production starting from the need for raw materials, up to the management of return logistics. The Crea Solution team of developers and consultants is available to integrate and customize the platform with any process, nice-to-have and management system adopted by the company, creating a real software project built to measure the objectives business strategies.