Introduction to Clothing Production Management / Edition 2

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Overview

This introductory textbook for supervisors and students of clothing and fashion sets out the fundamentals of work study, effective supervision, training, balancing, layouts, fault prevention and other basic information needed by those working in the clothing manufacturing industry. This second edition has been updated to incorprate the changes that have occurred since the first edition was published seven years ago. Greater emphasis has been placed on production planning and control, and total quality management, both important factors for ensuring a profitable operation.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780632039395
  • Publisher: Wiley
  • Publication date: 6/16/1995
  • Edition description: Revised
  • Edition number: 2
  • Pages: 208
  • Sales rank: 938,653
  • Product dimensions: 9.61 (w) x 6.69 (h) x 0.44 (d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements
Introduction
1 The Sewing Room Supervisor 1
2 How Output Is Lost 13
3 Basic Method Study 23
4 Basic Work Measurement 37
5 Balancing 55
6 Balancing Exercises 72
7 Production Systems, Planning and Control 94
8 Total Quality Control 111
9 Quality from Design to Despatch 122
10 Production and People 142
11 Training 154
12 Charting and Layouts 167
Reading List 185
Index 187
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