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A decision support system for scheduling jobs on multi‐port dyeing machines
In this paper we report the development and implementation of a decision support system to solve a complex scheduling system for a major apparel fabric company with annual sales of more than $2.5Expand
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A Fresh Look at the U.S./Chinese Textile and Apparel Supply Chain Question
During the last decade of the 20th and first decade of the 21st century the economies of the United States and China became “joined-at-the-hip” in a manner that, while beneficial to both at the time,Expand
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Textile and Apparel Supply Chains for the 21st Century
In this paper the author speculates on what global textile and apparel supply chain designs will need to look like in order to meet the assumed 21st Century costs of expensive energy and greenExpand
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Advisory Services LTD.: An Interdisciplinary Project Involving Accounting and Technology Students
This paper describes a semester‐long project involving senior‐level accounting students enrolled in Principles of Auditing and senior technology majors enrolled in a Manufacturing Planning andExpand
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The Life Cycle of a Typical Piedmont Carolinas Cotton Mill Town
In this article the author traces the twentieth century evolution of cotton textile mill towns in the Piedmont Carolinas. A typical twentieth century mill town in this area was Dr. Cooper’s home townExpand
ANALYZING THE BUDGETING PROCESS OF SELECTED RAPID RAIL TRANSIT SYSTEMS
The transportation infrastructure in the United States is entering a period of growth and expansion. During this period of change, attention has been directed toward improving the organizationalExpand
An Analysis of the Concerns of Accounting Educators
INTRODUCTION In order to identify these concerns, the authors present a brief background on the effects of declining enrollment within the accounting profession and a "Statement of the Problem" whereExpand
Advertising by Accountants: Implications for Minorities
Since the Supreme Court ruling authorizing advertising by professionals, accountants have had to reevaluate their advertising effort. Little research has been conducted codifying reactions toExpand
The US Textile Industry Renaissance of 1960–80
Abstract In this article the author challenges the conventional wisdom, expressed by Sinclair Lewis, that the US textile sector in the mid-twentieth century was a 'backward industry' that exploitedExpand
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