STUDENT’S NAME: PRAGATI AGARWAL & VINEET GUPTA
Project Title: Delay Reduction in Lean Merchandising
Project Guide:Mr.B.Agrawal & Mr.A.Choudhury
Background: The maximum time is allotted to pre production activities. The actual garmenting process does not increase the lead time as much as the pre production activities Here comes the need to implement quick response system in apparel manufacturing with the aim of shortening the pipeline by eliminating unnecessary inventory and WIP time.
Objective: To reduce the delays in several orders by analyzing the delay factors and giving suggestions for them.
Methodology: To determine the workflow in the merchandising dept. and finding out the reasons for delays in it and then giving suggestions for them so that the delay decreases.
Findings: The most of the critical factors of delay is due to pre production activities. So. A merchant can manage the order better by following the planned time and action calendar right the first time.
Conclusion: Made a manual swatch cutter gum sheets & checklist for the merchandising department so as to make work easy for them Numerous suggestions given in respect to the delays found.