Enabling the strategic development of SMEs through advanced manufacturing systems: A configurational perspective

@article{Raymond2006EnablingTS,
  title={Enabling the strategic development of SMEs through advanced manufacturing systems: A configurational perspective},
  author={Louis Raymond and Anne-Marie Croteau},
  journal={Industrial Management and Data Systems},
  year={2006},
  volume={106},
  pages={1012-1032}
}
Purpose – In order to deepen knowledge and further build theory on the use of advanced manufacturing systems (AMS) in SMEs, the present research seeks to explore the following questions: are the AMS used by SMEs aligned with their network, product and market development strategies? And does the alignment of AMS contribute to the successful outcome of these strategies, that is, to the business performance of manufacturing SMEs?Design/methodology/approach – A survey of 248 Canadian manufacturers… CONTINUE READING

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