Northplains Launches Flow Module for NEXT Platform

September 13, 2017

Leading Content Lifecycle Management Provider Offers Streamlined Project Management Tools Built for Creative and Marketing Collaboration

TORONTO, September 14, 2017 – On the heels of introducing its new NEXT platform for Content Lifecycle Management (CLM), Northplains today launched its robust workflow engine for the cloud-based platform. The new module, named FLOW, allows brands and agencies to create customized, intuitive workflows that are designed specifically for the project management needs of small creative teams to global marketing organizations.

“Savvy enterprises know that the creative process generates the best results when creative leaders and marketers are empowered to deliver their best work through proactive collaboration, without approval hassles or communication issues,” said Hassan Kotob, CEO of Northplains. “Our latest FLOW module removes roadblocks with customized workflows to keep the process efficient a for everyone involved—helping teams quickly develop and properly implement their digital assets and meet business goals.”

The NEXT FLOW module automates the full creative workflow process for digital assets, from design through approvals and execution, for any size organization or group. An intuitive navigation of approved and in-progress assets and keyword searches for any file type, as well as integrated best practices, organization-specific file nomenclature and cultural processes, help streamline workflow, version control and approval activities.

In addition, the NEXT FLOW module offers:

  • Customizable and out-the-box workflows that help coordinate people, tasks, and approvals – without wasted time or resources;
  • Increased collaboration – create and manage creative briefs and campaign requirements, comments and feedback directly within your digital asset management system;
  • Dashboard views, which keep everyone on the same page, identify roadblocks and flag opportunities for process improvements – all while ensuring timely delivery of creative assets.

NEXT is a comprehensive, cloud-based CLM platform that goes beyond traditional DAM solutions and serves as the new enterprise-wide hub for digital asset creation, workflow design, collaboration, approvals, storage, distribution, compliance, security and measurement.

About Northplains

Northplains is the leader in content lifecycle and digital asset management solutions, offering an end-to-end, automated solution for creating and managing visual content. Streamlining asset production, workflow design, collaboration, governance, security and measurement, Northplains helps global organizations deliver unified brand campaigns and connect more effectively with their audiences. Headquartered in Toronto with offices in the US and Europe, Northplains is committed to continuous innovation and support for its world-class clients.