Advances in Apparel Production

Written By Catherine Fairhurst
Advances in Apparel Production
  • Publsiher : Elsevier
  • Release : 28 May 2008
  • ISBN : 1845694465
  • Pages : 328 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Advances in Apparel Production written by Catherine Fairhurst which was release on 28 May 2008, this book published by Elsevier. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: Apparel production is a complex process often involving an international supply chain which must respond rapidly to the changing needs and tastes of consumers. This important book discusses the technological improvements which are transforming the speed, flexibility and productivity of the industry. The first part of the book reviews advances in apparel design. There are chapters on modelling fabric and garment drape, computer-aided colour matching, yarn design and pattern making. Other chapters discuss key issues in apparel sizing and fit, and the role of 3-D body scanning in improving garment fit and design. The second part of the book surveys advances in production, beginning with product development before looking at advances in knitting, sewing, printing, finishing and fabric inspection. With its distinguished editor and international team of contributors, Advances in apparel production is a standard work for those researching and working in this important industry. Discusses the technological improvements transforming the speed, flexibility and productivity of the industry Examines computer aided colour matching, garment drape and yarn design Explores key issues in apparel sizing and fit, the role of three-dimensional body scanning in improving garment fit and design

Advances in Apparel Production

Advances in Apparel Production
  • Author : Catherine Fairhurst
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2008-05-28
  • Total pages : 328
  • ISBN : 1845694465
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Summary : Apparel production is a complex process often involving an international supply chain which must respond rapidly to the changing needs and tastes of consumers. This important book discusses the technological improvements which are transforming the speed, flexibility and productivity of the industry. The first part of the book reviews advances ...

A Forecast of Advances in the Apparel Manufacturing Industries Over the Next Five Years

A Forecast of Advances in the Apparel Manufacturing Industries Over the Next Five Years
  • Author : Morton L. Silverstein
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1966
  • Total pages : 27
  • ISBN : 1845694465
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Summary : A general technological survey and short range forecast of probable garment fabrication techniques and apparel industry operations was undertaken. The investigation revealed that over the next five years significant improvements in the productivity and in the management functions of the industry will develop. It appears that the impact of these ...

Sustainable Innovations in Apparel Production

Sustainable Innovations in Apparel Production
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  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2018-04-13
  • Total pages : 111
  • ISBN : 1845694465
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Summary : There have been a lot of innovations in making the garment or apparel production sector sustainable. This book highlights sustainable innovations in the apparel production sector, which is the final destination in the textile production segment. Measuring sustainability in clothing is one of the inevitable areas to deal with when ...

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Handbook of Sustainable Textile Production
  • Author : Marion I Tobler-Rohr
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2011-06-27
  • Total pages : 520
  • ISBN : 1845694465
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Summary : Textile products are produced, distributed, sold and used worldwide. A quantitative assessment of sustainability in the textile manufacturing chain is therefore extremely important. The Handbook of sustainable textile production is a compilation of technical, economical, and environmental data from the various processes in this chain. This authoritative reference work provides ...

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  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2016-08-05
  • Total pages : 472
  • ISBN : 1845694465
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Summary : This book aims to provide a broad conceptual and theoretical perspective of apparel manufacturing process starting from raw material selection to packaging and dispatch of goods. Further, engineering practices followed in an apparel industry for production planning and control, line balancing, implementation of industrial engineering concepts in apparel manufacturing, merchandising ...

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  • Author : Yu Wing Man
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release Date : 2016-04-18
  • Total pages : 190
  • ISBN : 1845694465
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Summary : Advances in Women’s Intimate Apparel Technology discusses the design and manufacture of intimate apparel and how the industry is increasingly embracing novel materials, new technologies, and innovations in sizing and fit. The book reviews the ways in which new materials and methods are improving the range, function, and quality ...

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  • Author : Rajkishore Nayak,Rajiv Padhye
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2015-05-26
  • Total pages : 498
  • ISBN : 1845694465
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Summary : Garment Manufacturing Technology provides an insiders' look at this multifaceted process, systematically going from design and production to finishing and quality control. As technological improvements are transforming all aspects of garment manufacturing allowing manufacturers to meet the growing demand for greater productivity and flexibility, the text discusses necessary information on ...

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  • Author : David J. Tyler
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2009-03-16
  • Total pages : 344
  • ISBN : 1845694465
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Summary : The processes of modern clothing manufacture are explained here, alongside the equipment used. Latest developments are described as well as established methods. Manual, mechanised and automated processes are explained and their comparative advantages for certain purposes are considered as well as the applications of computer control and robotics. The Fourth ...

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  • Author : Calvin Wong,Z. X. Guo,S Y S Leung
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2013-01-24
  • Total pages : 256
  • ISBN : 1845694465
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Summary : Practitioners in apparel manufacturing and retailing enterprises in the fashion industry, ranging from senior to front line management, constantly face complex and critical decisions. There has been growing interest in the use of artificial intelligence (AI) techniques to enhance this process, and a number of AI techniques have already been ...

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Textiles for Cold Weather Apparel
  • Author : J T Williams
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2009-09-29
  • Total pages : 432
  • ISBN : 1845694465
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Summary : Cold weather can be a potential hazard to human health, adversely affecting physiological functions, work performance and wellbeing. Designing suitable apparel for cold environments is therefore a complex task. Textiles for cold weather apparel reviews the principles, materials and requirements of cold weather apparel and will stimulate ideas for future ...

Process Control in Textile Manufacturing

Process Control in Textile Manufacturing
  • Author : Abhijit Majumdar,Apurba Das,R Alagirusamy,V K Kothari
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2012-11-27
  • Total pages : 512
  • ISBN : 1845694465
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Summary : Complex raw materials and manufacturing processes mean the textile industry is particularly dependent on good process control to produce high and consistent product quality. Monitoring and controlling process variables during the textile manufacturing process also minimises waste, costs and environmental impact. Process control in textile manufacturing provides an important overview ...

Recent Advances in Industrial Production

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  • Author : Rajeev Agrawal,Jinesh Kumar Jain,Vinod Singh Yadav,Vijaya Kumar Manupati,Leonilde Varela
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2021-11-02
  • Total pages : 515
  • ISBN : 1845694465
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Summary : This book presents the select proceedings of the International Conference on Evolution in Manufacturing (ICEM 2020), and examines a range of areas including evolution in manufacturing, intelligent networks, bio-Inspired models and algorithms, internet-of-things, and cyber manufacturing. This book intends to provide a contribution to the domain of collaborative and intelligent networks ...

Anthropometry Apparel Sizing and Design

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  • Author : Deepti Gupta,Norsaadah Zakaria
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2014-02-15
  • Total pages : 368
  • ISBN : 1845694465
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Summary : One of the greatest challenges for the apparel industry is to produce garments that fit customers properly. Anthropometry, Apparel Sizing and Design addresses the need for improved characterization of our populations in order to tailor garments according to size, weight, and shape of consumers. This book reviews techniques in anthropometry, ...

Information Systems for the Fashion and Apparel Industry

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  • Author : Tsan-Ming Jason Choi
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release Date : 2016-04-13
  • Total pages : 306
  • ISBN : 1845694465
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Summary : Information Systems for the Fashion and Apparel Industry brings together trends and developments in fashion information systems, industrial case-studies, and insights from an international team of authors. The fashion and apparel industry is fast-growing and highly influential. Computerized information systems are essential to support fashion business operations and recent developments ...

Computer Technology for Textiles and Apparel

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  • Author : Jinlian Hu
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2011-07-14
  • Total pages : 392
  • ISBN : 1845694465
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Summary : Computer technology has transformed textiles from their design through to their manufacture and has contributed to significant advances in the textile industry. Computer technology for textiles and apparel provides an overview of these innovative developments for a wide range of applications, covering topics including structure and defect analysis, modelling and ...