westmont, ill. and reading, england, oct. 19, 2017 /prnewswire/ -- nexgen packaging, a full service provider of apparel identification products to retailers as well as to apparel, footwear and textile brands, today announced that manuel torres has joined the company as managing director of europe, middle east and africa (emea) operations. mr. torres joins nexgen packaging from motorola solutions where he was svp and general manager for emea and has led the international growth of the business during his 25-year career with the company. manuel also led the latin america region and as well the motorola enterprise business (now part of zebra technologies) for emea and was active with customers, strategic direction, and field execution.
nexgen packaging appoints jim welch as president
september 13, 2017
westmont, ill., sept. 13, 2017 /prnewswire/ -- nexgen packaging, a full service provider of brand identification and variable-data products to global brands and retailers, today announced the appointment of jim welch as president. mr. welch joined nexgen packaging in 2016 and most recently led north america and european sales and operations. in his new role, his responsibilities will also include overseeing global operations, strategy, and corporate development. mr. welch came to nexgen packaging from motorola solutions (msi) where he held a variety of leadership roles, including svp and gm field operations for the msi enterprise business. mr. welch helped direct global go-to-market and regional strategies and helped orchestrate the successful sale of that unit to zebra technologies. previously mr. welch held ceo positions and advisor roles with a variety of software startups in austin, tx focused on artificial intelligence, data analytics, and mobility.
romeoville, ill., jan. 18, 2017 /prnewswire/ -- nexgen packaging, a leading global supplier of brand identification products to retailers as well as to apparel, footwear and textile brands, today announced that nexgen will be the exclusive provider of global label and packaging products for omni-channel retailer chico's fas, inc. through its brands chico's, white house black market, and soma. the two companies also agreed to leverage nexgen's cloud-based "analytics as a service" software platform to transform the ordering, manufacturing and delivery of labels and packaging products, providing chico's increased visibility into its supply chain activities and improved engagement with its vendor communities.
nexgen to develop supply chain applications for retail, apparel and footwear on ptc thingworx® iot platform
january 17, 2017
nexgen packaging, a leading global apparel identification supplier, today announced that nexgen has chosen ptc thingworx® internet of things (iot) platform as its platform on which to develop solutions in the retail, apparel and footwear (raf) industry. the agreement enables nexgen to leverage and expand its integration with ptc flexplm® software announced earlier this year.
timely and accurate information about label quantities and specifications throughout the retail, footwear and apparel value chain enable streamlined operations and reduced costs.
bt joins new global alliance bringing real time digital insights from the store and across the supply chain
january 18, 2016
bt today announced it is a founding member of the acuitas digital alliance, bringing together like-minded technology innovators determined to bring the full benefits of the new digital era across the entire supply chain, all the way to the physical locations where customers do business. the acuitas digital alliance demonstrated its first solution, bt in-store visibility, today at retail’s big show, the national retail federation’s annual conference, with technology provider intel and fellow alliance founders nexgen packaging, retailnext and sato global solutions.
british telecom's "alexander black:" a bid to revive bricks-and-mortar retail with digital tools
sep. 15, 2014
for the better part of two decades, retailers and tech startups have been inventing new ways to improve the digital shopping experience. meanwhile, the bricks-and-mortar store remains much as it was 30 years ago.
nexgen continues global expansion with opening of a new hong kong office & expansion of its hong kong digital printing center.
august 13, 2014
supporting us and eu based customers across china, hong kong, and other apac countries romeoville, il, august 12, 2014—nexgen packaging, a leading provider apparel identification and rfid products, today announced it has opened a new regional hq in hong kong to support its growing customer base across the asia-pacific region. in addition, nexgen is expanding its digital printing center, which opened last fall.
kingpins at 10: curated denim selection
thursday, august 7, 2014
new york—it’s not the typical trade show—small, invitation-only, chill music, with funky wooden tables and benches and neon-colored velvet ottomans for the booths. not to mention lots of great food and drink, including trays of tea sandwiches offered by a roving waiter at day’s end.
nexgen packaging relocates to romeoville, illinois
sept. 20, 2013
new nexgen us headquarters & expanded hk service bureau provide state-of-the-art global ticketing & service bureau operations.
SATO Announces Strategic Investment in Nexgen Packaging
tokyo, japan - may 23, 2013
sato, a leader in barcode printing, labeling, and epc/rfid solutions, announced today its strategic investment in nexgen packaging, a global provider of apparel brand identification and packaging products.
apparel news: eco focus
february 4–10, 2011
any trip to affliction clothing’s seal beach, calif., headquarters will be action-packed. martial-arts fighters spar in a company gym. artist john moss customizes motorcycles in a company workshop at the 70,000-square-foot compound. but the biggest flurry of activity for the lifestyle brand in 2011 will be found on the concrete of retail streets.