A Fuzzy Analytic Network Process for Criteria Evaluation of Sportswear Design and Development
This study presents a framework for criteria evaluation of sportswear design and development. With the considerations of effects of interdependence among criteria and fussiness of experts’ opinions, the by fuzzy analytic network process (FANP) is applied to evaluate criteria. A case study is conducted to build a customized decision-system which can help companies to systematically make decisions for sportswear design and development when launch new sportswear. The results shall provide guidance for the sportswear manufacturers when launch new products.
Keywords— Fuzzy Analytic Network Process, Sportswear, Criteria Evaluation, Product Design and Development.