Search for dissertations about: "textile industry"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 55 swedish dissertations containing the words textile industry.

  1. 1. Textile influence : exploring the role of textiles in the product design process

    Author : Linnéa Nilsson; Högskolan i Borås; []
    Keywords : HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Textiles; fashion; Textiles and Fashion General ; Textil och mode generell ;

    Abstract : Textile materials and textile design are a part of countless products in our surroundings, as well as of diverse design fields and industries, with very different material traditions and working methods. Textile materials and industry have undergone many changes during recent decades, in terms of how and where textiles are produced, and what textiles can be and do; in much the same way, the design practices that textiles are involved in have also developed. READ MORE

  2. 2. Supercritical CO2 technology in resource-effectiveproduction of functional and smart textiles

    Author : Molla Tadesse Abate; Satoko Okubayashi; Högskolan i Borås; []
    Keywords : ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Supercritical CO2; Polyester; Functional textile; Smart textile; Antimicrobial; Antioxidant; UV protection; Textile UV-sensor; Curcumin; Chitosan; Photochromic materials; Photo-grafting; halochromic textile; Resource Recovery; Resursåtervinning;

    Abstract : The demand for functional and smart textiles has risen nowadays due to the lifestyle change of human beings. Along with this, the production of functional and smart textiles is consistently increasing. READ MORE

  3. 3. Swedish Fashion 1930–1960 : Rethinking the Swedish Textile and Clothing Industry

    Author : Ulrika Kyaga; Klas Nyberg; Caroline Evans; Marie Riegels Melchior; Stockholms universitet; []
    Keywords : HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; fashion production; fashion history; Swedish fashion; textile and clothing industry; clothing production; symbolic production; national fashion; field of fashion; Swedish fashion identity; modevetenskap; Fashion Studies;

    Abstract : The aim of this thesis is to explore the development of Swedish fashion between 1930 and 1960 by examining the textile and clothing industry from the wider perspective of fashion production. It was during this period that Sweden was transformed into a leading industrial nation, which laid the foundation for increased prosperity in the post-war period. READ MORE

  4. 4. Supply network configuration for small series, high-cost production : Exploring the European textile and apparel industry context

    Author : Sara Harper; Per Hilletofth; Högskolan i Borås; []
    Keywords : SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; small series production; high-cost contexts; textile apparel industry; supply network configuration; capabilities; priorities;

    Abstract : The purpose of this thesis is to increase the understanding of supply network configuration (SNC) for small series production in high-cost contexts in relation to the textile/apparel industry. SNC encompasses strategic structural and infrastructural decisions at the supply chain level, motivated by capabilities/priorities. READ MORE

  5. 5. Intermediation in Business Networks: A Case Study in the Textile and Clothing Industry

    Author : Viktoria Sundquist; Chalmers University of Technology; []
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; textile; channel; clothing; industrial network; intermediation; intermediaries;

    Abstract : Intermediation is a central concept in the marketing channel literature where it is used for analyzing how specific firms, intermediaries, connect producers and users. It is argued that intermediation is primarily about increasing transaction efficiency when intermediaries undertake functions for closing the gap between producer stocks and consumer assortments, thus bridging discrepancies in time and place between supply and demand. READ MORE