Agile manufacturing : A framework for research and development

  title={Agile manufacturing : A framework for research and development},
  author={Angappa Gunasekaran},
Agile manufacturing (AM) is a new concept in manufacturing intended to improve the competitiveness of "rms. Manufacturing processes based on AM are characterized by customer}supplier integrated process for product design, manufacturing, marketing, and support services. This needs decision-making at functional knowledge levels, stable unit costs, #exible manufacturing, easy access to integrated data, and modular production facilities. Agile manufacturing requires enriching of the customer, co… CONTINUE READING
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