Without the apparel industry, the world would look a lot different. The majority of people on the earth rely on it, in one form or another, every day.
Industry stats and figures reflect this truth. In fact, the apparel industry is one of the largest in the world. In the United States alone, the market was valued at $359 billion in 2015 according to Statista.
Because of the size and importance of the industry, apparel manufacturers, retailers, suppliers and others face unique challenges. The market is in a constant state of change as those involved in the industry try to anticipate and adapt to various trends and customer needs. If you work in the apparel industry, you understand these challenges. You’ve likely tried to find technological solutions to the situations you face day in and day out but may feel as though you’re coming up short.
FDM4 understands the challenges and needs of those in the apparel industry and has been creating technological solutions to solve them since 1978. As a leading provider of integrated ERP, WMS, E-commerce, CRM, PLM and Mobile Applications, many of our modular, industry-specific applications are designed with apparel manufacturers and retailers in mind.
Below, we’ll share solutions relevant to the apparel industry – from garment manufacturers to footwear suppliers, along with answers to frequently asked apparel-related software questions.