The connectance model revisited: a tool for manufacturing objective deployment

@inproceedings{Tan2004TheCM,
  title={The connectance model revisited: a tool for manufacturing objective deployment},
  author={Kim Hua Tan and Kw Platts},
  year={2004}
}
Much has been written about manufacturing strategy and its role in supporting firms in achieving competitive advantage in the marketplace. However, little is available on the process of manufacturing objective deployment, that is, on how to translate a given objective into the choice of action plans. There is a lack of methods to assist managers in identifying the range of alternative actions prior to arriving at a final decision. To address this gap, this paper revisits Burbidge’s connectance… CONTINUE READING