Accession Number:

ADA422259

Title:

Clemson Apparel Research Demonstration Contract. Years 6 and 7

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. 19 Nov 2000-4 Apr 2003

Corporate Author:

CLEMSON UNIV SC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2003-09-22

Pagination or Media Count:

59.0

Abstract:

The purpose of this contract is to develop and demonstrate modern technologies and management practices that optimize the performance of the Department of Defenses Clothing and Textiles CT supply chain. Specific objectives are as follows 1 eliminate recruit training center clothing stockouts 2 minimize operational and inventory investment costs across the entire supply chain and 3 level production requirements placed on manufacturers. Clemson Apparel Research participates in the CT supply chain as a model quick-response shirt manufacturer supporting Army and Marine Corps RTC. This paper presents a summary of the work and most important lessons learned for contract Years 1-7 and detailed results of all tasks in Years 6-7. Earlier reports covered years 1-3 and 4-5 in detail.

Subject Categories:

  • Administration and Management
  • Textiles
  • Manufacturing and Industrial Engineering and Control of Production Systems
  • Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE