Accession Number:

AD0770838

Title:

Introduction of New Clothing and Textile Items Into the Department of Defense Supply System.

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

LOGISTICS MANAGEMENT INST WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1973-10-01

Pagination or Media Count:

51.0

Abstract:

The objective of the study was to develop recommendations for improvements in the basic system currently used by the DoD for development and procurement of new clothing and textile items. The focus of the study was on the ability of the system to react to the material needs of the Military Services in a timely manner. The report contains a description of the system for effecting new item introductions and, it identifies several problems associated with the organizational interface between the developing agency the Military Services and the procurement and inventory management agency the Defense Supply Agency as well as problems internal to these agencies. Modified author abstract

Subject Categories:

  • Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE