2017 PTC and Aberdeen Group Retail PLM Market Survey Results

Top tips for a successful digital transformation

The Retail, Fashion and Consumer Products industry is characterized by rapid change and feverish consumers. In this environment, delivering the right products and collections on-time and on-cost has become increasingly complex and challenging. For companies to survive, they must find a way to increase their efficiency and improve speed, visibility and collaboration across in-house processes and global supply chain operations. 

This report explores the latest technologies and best practices for a successful digital transformation. Commissioned by PTC and undertaken by the Aberdeen group, over 100 fashion and retail professionals were surveyed globally, and took the time to share their views on some of the most exciting trends and developments in the industry today, including insights on their top business issues, challenges, investment priorities and digital transformation strategies.

Key highlights:

  • Top drivers pushing retailers to change and embrace transformation
  • The new wave of digitization of design and product development processes
  • Best practices for improving speed-to-market, quality and cost optimization

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