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Quality Engineering: An emerging concept to ease quality worries

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StitchWorld December, 2016

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Gone are the days when quality of the product was solely dependent on the strong and mighty quality control department. Regular policing to find defects and deviations, identify corrective methods to repair defects and reinstate them into the product batch was the standard state of affairs. The department boasted of an army of quality controllers and assurance staff at various levels and included clustering of a number of unproductive reports, but still couldn’t vouch for meeting the acceptable quality level when the shipment was offered for customer’s inspection. The apparel industry today is no different as far as the evolution of quality assurance techniques is concerned. In the past two decades, the industry has scaled through many phases of quality…

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