The consumer lifestyle products industry is fast-paced and ultra-competitive. Companies are continuously challenged to deliver greater product innovation and value. Global supply chains must respond with faster, more efficient, cost-effective operations and products to meet frequent shifts in consumer demands.

Companies need to be smarter, leaner and more agile. Product design, development and sourcing present opportunities for improved lead time and cost reduction.

Improved collaborative teamwork increased process visibility. Real-time information flow is critical to respond to changing industry needs. On-demand data flow supports better-informed business decisions to help companies succeed in an omnichannel environment.

Managing product lifecycle for fashion and apparel industry


BlueCherry® PLM is a best-in-class product lifecycle management solution for apparel, fashion, accessories, lifestyle and footwear brands. Our PLM solution provides a comprehensive set of tools to manage your entire product lifecycle.  

In addition to core product data management (PDM), bill of materials (BOM), and technical specifications, BlueCherry PLM delivers a number of additional benefits. Our PLM solution offers a broad set of integrated line planning, design, product development, sourcing and production capabilities to meet the demands of today's rapidly changing marketplace.  

Our PLM capabilities better equip companies to streamline processes, gain greater visibility and control over collections. The solution also enhances collaboration across in-house and global supply chain operations. It brings new, profitable products to the market quicker. 

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Launch new products directly in Adobe® Illustrator® and automatically populate BlueCherry PLM with the BlueCherry Adobe® Illustrator® Plug-in application. The result—more innovative designs and better design efficiency.   

Establish greater control over raw materials and finished goods sourcing, testing compliance, and quality assurance.  

Generate and manage compliance documentation like CPSIA and GCC. Link data from onsite sample approvals and factory score carding to maintain a comprehensive product record. 

Delivered with out-of-the-box processes based upon industry best-practice. Use it as a stand-alone solution or as a fully-integrated component of the BlueCherry Enterprise Suite.  

Integrates with virtually any ERP solution.

BlueCherry PLM in action for fashion and apparel industry


Lack of process visibility with global supply chain partners can lead to missed trends, missed deliveries, high product costs, and high operational costs.  

BlueCherry PLM provides one version of the truth. Our solution provides details and the status of each product under design. Oversee product development by centralizing and managing the full product life cycle.


  • Design images
  • Product development
  • Raw materials development
  • Purchasing and sample approval

End-to-end workflow tracking results in a decrease in sample iterations, fewer prototypes, reduced administrative tasks and data entry. Overall companies can increase efficiency and overall greater speed and agility with BlueCherry PLM.

Streamlined and integrated PLM for fashion and apparel industry

Features & Benefits

Extended PLM for apparel, fashion, and lifestyle brands

Extended PLM

Manage everything from design, product and raw materials development to purchasing, sample approval and workflow tracking

A PLM to reduce cost for apparel, fashion, and lifestyle brands

Reduce Cost

By eliminating redundant data entry, communication gaps and human error, customers have improved productivity by up to 40% 

Fashion and apparel PLM with Adobe plugin

Adobe® Plug-in

Integrate your entire design team with the Adobe® Illustrator Plug-in so designers can submit final designs without ever having to log in. 

PLM with PO integration for fashion, apparel, and lifestyle brands

Integrated PO

Incorporates a true purchase order management system, giving you complete visibility of all production costs 

Stay in compliance withe BlueCherry PLM


Leverage PLM to generate and manage CPSIA, GCC and other compliance documentation including factory audits

BlueCherry PLM for fashion, apparel, and lifestyle brands streamlines approval processes

Process Visibility

Integrate internal teams and vendors to track and manage process milestones with streamlined approvals and automated alerts  

Ellery Rammel from Ellery Homestyles uses BlueCherry PLM for lifestyle brand
Molly Rammel

“With BlueCherry PLM, we achieved a 30% improvement in overall productivity while significantly increasing process visibility and control.”


250,000+ users worldwide


A community of 500+ customers

$40 B+

BlueCherry customers together deliver $40b+ in annual retail sales

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