Wintersalen Sale
 
 

Special Offers see all

Enter to WIN a $100 Credit

Subscribe to PowellsBooks.news
for a chance to win.
Privacy Policy

Tour our stores


    Recently Viewed clear list


    Interviews | October 28, 2014

    Jill Owens: IMG Miriam Toews: The Powells.com Interview



    Some people are compelled by a restlessness from within; others are shaped by the unwieldy forces around them. In Miriam Toews's poignant new novel... Continue »

    spacer
Qualifying orders ship free.
$87.40
List price: $95.00
New Trade Paper
Ships in 1 to 3 days
Add to Wishlist
available for shipping or prepaid pickup only
Available for In-store Pickup
in 7 to 12 days
Qty Store Section
13 Partner Warehouse Beauty and Fashion- Fashion and Costume

Apparel Production Terms and Processes (2ND 12 Edition)

by

Apparel Production Terms and Processes (2ND 12 Edition) Cover

 

Synopses & Reviews

Publisher Comments:

Apparel Production Terms and Processes defines materials and terms relating to the mass production of raw materials, design and product development, patternmaking, garment details and component parts, assembly, production and manufacturing, labeling regulations, packaging and finishing, testing, and quality control. In this revised edition of the classic Fashion Production Terms, chapters are presented in a progression that relates to the flow of the production process or the route of the garment from its origin through development to completion. Each chapter opens with a brief introduction followed by terms that are listed alphabetically; terms are grouped according to subject by use or application.

Synopsis:

Building on the success of the 1st Edition, the new edition with a new author will continue to resolve the inconsistencies and discrepancies in terminology in the apparel industry and to help clarify the various methods, processes, and equipment used in the industry. The growth and development of the apparel industry is reflected in the new methods of apparel manufacturing, the changes in apparel production such as mass production and product development, the advances in machinery and technology, and the impact of globalization. These advances and changes have produced a need for new definitions, revisions, and reorganization of existing terms. Bubonia provides a language of fashion and a means of communicating facts and ideas.

Synopsis:

Updates the industry terms first listed in Fashion Production Terms (1979) to reflect advances in machinery and techonology and the impact of globalization.

Synopsis:

As advances in technology and communications lead to the evolution of the apparel industry's global supply chain, new vocabulary and revised terminology take hold. Apparel Production Terms and Processes, 2nd Edition of Fashion Production Terms is a comprehensive guide to the industry's dynamic vernacular for educators, students and industry professionals. Chapters open with brief introductions and are presented in a progression that corresponds to the production process, following the route of a garment from its origin through development to completion. Terms are listed alphabetically and grouped according to subject by use or application.

About the Author

Janace Bubonia is based at Texas Christian University.

Table of Contents

1. The State of the Industry
Roots and Rudiments
The Retail Environment: Dynamics of Change
Strategic Planning: Adapting to Change
2. Retail Structures and Multichannel Strategies
Brick-and-Mortar Retailers
Direct Marketing and Selling
Electronic Retailing
Global Retailing
3. The Human Factor
Human Resource Management
Customer Behavior
4. Store Location and Planning
Site Selection
Shopping Centers and Malls
Store Design and Visual Merchandising
5. Marketing the Merchandise
Merchandise Planning and Buying
Pricing for Profit
Supply Chain Management
Retail Promotion

Product Details

ISBN:
9781563677625
Author:
Bubonia, Janace
Publisher:
Fairchild Publications
Author:
Bubonia, Janace E.
Subject:
Fashion
Subject:
General-General
Subject:
Reference-Encyclopedia
Subject:
Industries - Fashion & Textile Industry
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Publication Date:
20110831
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
900+ illus
Pages:
416
Dimensions:
10.7 x 8.4 x 0.9 in 1 lb

Related Subjects

Hobbies, Crafts, and Leisure » Beauty and Fashion » Fashion » General and Costumes
Reference » Science Reference » General
Reference » Science Reference » Technology

Apparel Production Terms and Processes (2ND 12 Edition) New Trade Paper
0 stars - 0 reviews
$87.40 In Stock
Product details 416 pages Fairchild Books & Visuals - English 9781563677625 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Building on the success of the 1st Edition, the new edition with a new author will continue to resolve the inconsistencies and discrepancies in terminology in the apparel industry and to help clarify the various methods, processes, and equipment used in the industry. The growth and development of the apparel industry is reflected in the new methods of apparel manufacturing, the changes in apparel production such as mass production and product development, the advances in machinery and technology, and the impact of globalization. These advances and changes have produced a need for new definitions, revisions, and reorganization of existing terms. Bubonia provides a language of fashion and a means of communicating facts and ideas.
"Synopsis" by ,
Updates the industry terms first listed in Fashion Production Terms (1979) to reflect advances in machinery and techonology and the impact of globalization.
"Synopsis" by , As advances in technology and communications lead to the evolution of the apparel industry's global supply chain, new vocabulary and revised terminology take hold. Apparel Production Terms and Processes, 2nd Edition of Fashion Production Terms is a comprehensive guide to the industry's dynamic vernacular for educators, students and industry professionals. Chapters open with brief introductions and are presented in a progression that corresponds to the production process, following the route of a garment from its origin through development to completion. Terms are listed alphabetically and grouped according to subject by use or application.
spacer
spacer
  • back to top

FOLLOW US ON...

     
Powell's City of Books is an independent bookstore in Portland, Oregon, that fills a whole city block with more than a million new, used, and out of print books. Shop those shelves — plus literally millions more books, DVDs, and gifts — here at Powells.com.