Author Archives: Mayedul Islam

Applications of Microchip Technology in Textile Materials

Microchip Technology in Textile Materials: The successful uptake of any technology is, of course, dependent on the cost of production. One thinks of the cost advantages achieved by the development of knitting machines in the 16th century and the technological advances of the industrial revolution. Electronic textiles or microchip technology in textile materials are today… Read More »

List of Wastage Area in Textile and Clothing Industry

Wastage Area or Waste of Garment Industry: Wastage is an important factor in textile and readymade garment sector. Effective cost reduction of apparel can be done by identifying the particular areas of wastage clearly and taking necessary steps to control and reduce the wastage. As its importance, this article has presented all the wastage area… Read More »

SWOT Analysis of Garment Manufacturing Industry

SWOT Analysis of Clothing Industry: A huge number of not standardized fashion products, not harmonized sizes and quality of production are a danger for gaining access to the global market. SWOT analysis can be of a special importance in apparel manufacturing industry when used for designing a new article of clothing, i.e. collection. This article… Read More »

How to Achieve Good Quality Apparel in Garment Industry?

Quality Control in Apparel Industry: In the apparel manufacturing industry, quality control is practiced right from the initial stage of sourcing raw materials to the stage of final finished garment. For textile and garment industry product, quality is calculated in terms of quality and standard of fibers, yarns, fabric construction, color fastness, surface designs and… Read More »

Environmental Impacts of Denim or Blue Jeans

Is Blue Jeans or Denim Environmentally Friendly? Denim, especially blue jeans, is the biggest single textile product type sold around the world. This is because of its popularity in all geographic regions, social strata and age groups. The production chain is optimized for bulk production and with the capacity to meet this global demand. This… Read More »

How to Measure Fabric Color Fastness in Textile and Apparel Industry?

What is Color Fastness in Textile? Color fastness is defined as strength of the clothes against fading or running out of clothing colors. It is a very important factor in assessment of quality of clothing. Clothes that don’t bleed color are always consumer’s favorites. You may also read What Types of Quality Control Tools & Equipment… Read More »

9 Steps of Import Procedure in Apparel and Textile Business

What is Import in Textile and Apparel Business? Import trade refers to the purchase of goods from the foreign country. The procedure for import trade or import procedure differs from country to country, depending upon the import policy, the statutory requirements and customs of different countries. In almost all the countries of the world, import… Read More »

25 Key Differences Between Straight Knife and Round Knife Cutting Machine

Comparison Between Round Knife and Straight Knife in Apparel Industry: Cutting is one of the most important process in apparel manufacturing industry. There are different types of cutting machines used in the cutting department like as straight knife cutting machine, round knife cutting m/c, band knife cutting m/c, die cutting m/c, notcher cutting machine, drill… Read More »

Types of Protective Clothing and Their Uses or Applications

Definition of Protective Clothing: Protective clothing includes textile or apparel related products which are worn and prevents a person or product from danger besides him.  It protects the risks and also reduces the risk of exposure to hostile elements or environments. This type of clothing extends to body armor like bullet proof vests, historical armor and futuristic powered armor along… Read More »

Why CAD and CAM Technology is Important in Textile and Apparel Industry?

What is CAM Software in Apparel Industry? CAM stands for computer aided manufacturing. By using CAM technology, a lot of important and critical processes i.e. spreading process, cutting process, sewing process etc. can be done within a short period of time very easily and smoothly. You may follow Importance of CAD Software in Apparel Industry What… Read More »