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THE FEASIBILITY OF IMPROVING THE MARKER MAKING PROCESS

Charlotte Jacobs‐Blecha (Georgia Technical Research Institute, Georgia Institute of Technology, USA)
William Riall (Georgia Technical Research Institute, Georgia Institute of Technology, USA)

International Journal of Clothing Science and Technology

ISSN: 0955-6222

Article publication date: 1 April 1991

Abstract

Reports the results of a study undertaken to determine the technical and economic feasibility of improving the state‐of‐the‐art in marker making systems for the apparel industry. The study concentrates on three primary areas: an assessment of the current state of the art in marker making software; an extensive literature search; analysis of the cutting stock problem and its application to the marker making problem; and other approaches to solving the marker making problem. Explores the economic viability of increasing marker making automation. Conclusions and recommendations are presented.

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Citation

Jacobs‐Blecha, C. and Riall, W. (1991), "THE FEASIBILITY OF IMPROVING THE MARKER MAKING PROCESS", International Journal of Clothing Science and Technology, Vol. 3 No. 4, pp. 13-24. https://doi.org/10.1108/eb002979

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