Introduction to Clothing Manufacture / Edition 2

Introduction to Clothing Manufacture / Edition 2

by Gerry Cooklin
     
 

The revised version of this established introductory textbook provides a unique introduction for students and new entrants to the clothing industry. Profusely illustrated, it sets out a panoramic view of the day-to-day operation of a clothing factory, including management, design, marketing, finance and purchasing as well as quality control and production.

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The revised version of this established introductory textbook provides a unique introduction for students and new entrants to the clothing industry. Profusely illustrated, it sets out a panoramic view of the day-to-day operation of a clothing factory, including management, design, marketing, finance and purchasing as well as quality control and production.

The practical aspects of clothing manufacturing are explained, from the original design to deliveries to retail customers, and each of the basic planning and manufacturing technologies is described with many practical examples of their applications.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780632058464
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
08/29/2006
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
208
Product dimensions:
6.80(w) x 9.60(h) x 0.44(d)

Table of Contents

Preface     vii
Introduction     ix
Acknowledgements     x
The Clothing Industry     1
Structure of the Clothing Industry     3
Sectors of the Clothing Industry     10
Product Types and Organisation     14
The Organisation of a Clothing Factory     21
Principles of Management     23
Design Department     31
Marketing Department     43
Finance Department     51
Purchasing Department     57
Production Department     62
Operations Department     66
Manufacturing Technology     83
Cutting Room     85
Fusing Technology     99
Sewing Technology     106
Pressing Technology     135
Production Technology     144
Warehousing     155
Engineering and Quality Control     163
Production Engineering     165
Quality Systems and Methods     174
Bibliography     190
Index     193

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