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A Practical Approach to the Apparel Production‐planning and Scheduling Problem

C. Chen (Florida International University, Miami, Florida, USA)
R. Racine (Florida International University, Miami, Florida, USA)
F. Swift (Florida International University, Miami, Florida, USA)

International Journal of Clothing Science and Technology

ISSN: 0955-6222

Article publication date: 1 February 1992

Abstract

Considers the daily production‐scheduling problem in the “make‐to‐order” apparel‐manufacturing industry and presents a solution procedure for the problem based on the simulated annealing technique. The development is aimed at the quick generation of a feasible solution and the improvement on the solution.

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Chen, C., Racine, R. and Swift, F. (1992), "A Practical Approach to the Apparel Production‐planning and Scheduling Problem", International Journal of Clothing Science and Technology, Vol. 4 No. 2/3, pp. 9-17. https://doi.org/10.1108/eb002988

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MCB UP Ltd

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