Industrial Engineering

7 Reasons Why Garment Businesses Need a PMTS System

/ Industrial Engineering / Prasanta Sarkar
7 Reasons Why Garment Businesses Need a PMTS System

Application of the Predetermined Motion Time System (PMTS) in the garment industry started decades ago. The primary object of a PMTS software was to establish an accurate standard time of manual works in the sewn product industry. There are other benefits of using a PMTS system. Still, in the global garment industry, a little number of garment manufacturers use the PMTS database.

Endless Re-Engineering in Apparel Manufacturing

/ Industrial Engineering / László Szabó
Endless Re-Engineering in Apparel Manufacturing

The Industrial Engineering is concerned with the design, improvement, and installation of integrated systems of people, materials, money, equipment, and energy [Merriam-Webster dictionary]. Following this definition, the IE (Industrial Engineer) is a person who develops work methods, makes innovations on the equipment’s, defines procedures, performs operator trainings, follows the KPI’s, controls the manufacturing, is in charge with the suppliers, finds the solutions and … could be continued. Judging with some experience behind, exist companies where the above listing of the IE tasks isn’t it an exaggeration.

Productivity – Why to Switch from Pieces Counting to SAM ?

/ Industrial Engineering / László Szabó
Productivity – Why to Switch from Pieces Counting to SAM ?

Sales, market share, profit margin are the well known and frequently used indicators by the management. What is common ? All of them are out of control of the management, are external indicators.