Investigation of Outsourcing Usage Rates in the Production Processes of Apparel Companies
Mahmut Kayar
Marmara University
Öykü Ceren Bulur
Marmara University, Institute of Pure and Applied Sciences
https://orcid.org/0000-0002-5278-5001
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Keywords

Apparel
Outsourcing
Production
Ready-wear clothing
Survey method

How to Cite

Kayar, M., & Bulur, Öykü. (2021). Investigation of Outsourcing Usage Rates in the Production Processes of Apparel Companies. International Journal of Innovative Research and Reviews, 5(1), 1-5. Retrieved from http://www.injirr.com/article/view/50

Abstract

Outsourcing is one of the methods frequently used by labor-intensive sectors such as the garment industry and has many advantages for companies. There are many reasons leading companies to use outsourcing such as "focusing on basic skills, reducing cost, increasing flexibility". Outsourcing was a method used by the companies primarily for the purpose of carrying out the activities which are out of their specialty. Later, companies started to use outsourcing for their all processes, especially because of their cost advantage. In this study, a survey was conducted to investigate the outsourcing usage rates in the production processes of apparel companies and the data obtained were evaluated. Research results have shown that apparel companies are still using outsourcing more intensively in processes related to outside their specialties.

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