SOURCE: Lectra

September 04, 2007 11:16 ET

Lectra and ICCG Partner to Provide Quality Software and Services to the Fashion and Apparel Markets

Strategic Partnership Enables Organizations to Deliver Best-of-Breed PLM, PDM and Design Software and Services

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - September 4, 2007) - Lectra, the world leader in integrated technology solutions dedicated to the fashion and soft goods industries, announced today its strategic partnership with ICCG (Independent Computer Consulting Group Inc.), to bring leading solutions and services to meet the PLM, PDM and Design needs of organizations in the Americas.

The partnership will provide customers with the world-class PLM, PDM, Design and enterprise application solutions of Lectra and ICCG's extensive vertical industry experience, which will deliver enhanced consulting and implementation services. The partnership also supports both Lectra's and ICCG's strategic growth plans within the expanding Fashion and Apparel sectors.

"ICCG has long-established expertise in the Fashion and Apparel industries and a strong presence in the Americas. They also have top-notch talent and a heritage of implementing Application Suite projects for clients," says Shiv Kaushik, President of ICCG.

"Partnering with ICCG gives Lectra access to some of the best consultancy resources for PLM in this market, and means we can not only grow our business, but also provide tremendous value to clients as they strive to increase their global competitiveness," according to David Rode, President of Lectra Americas.

About ICCG

ICCG is a Professional Services Computer Consulting firm committed to providing innovative, real-world answers and solutions to today's e-driven marketplace. ICCG delivers technical expertise, unique in-depth industry insight and proven e-business solution skills to enable you to contain costs and make your business processes more simple, efficient and profitable. Founded in the U.S. in 1988, ICCG has quickly expanded to become a highly respected global solutions provider and independent consulting company. For more information, visit

About Lectra

Lectra is the world leader in integrated technology solutions that automate, streamline and accelerate product design, development and manufacturing processes for the soft goods industries. Lectra develops the most advanced specialized software, cutting systems, and provides associated services to a broad array of markets including fashion (apparel, accessories, footwear), automotive (car seats and interiors, airbags), aeronautical, marine, and furniture. In the fashion sector, Lectra's expertise is in optimizing business process through fashion-dedicated PLM (Product Lifecycle Management). This integrated enterprise software covers the entire value chain, from design to manufacturing to managing the collections lifecycle. Lectra serves more than 17,000 customers in over 100 countries with 1,500 employees and $272 million in 2006 revenues. The company is listed on the Euronext Paris stock exchange.

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