Competing in Manufacturing with AMT

Competing in Manufacturing with AMT The article discusses the relevance of Advanced ManufacturingTechnology AMT at the strategic level. Based on a research projectinvolving 20 UK users of AMT innovation, the article concludes that theapproach to AMT implementation determines the type of competitive gainsto be expected. It was found that the competitive behaviour of AMT userstends to follow one of two rules An aggressive competitive approachmeans that AMT is at the heart of competitive strategy, playing aspecific role for cost, and differentiation objectives. A defensiveapproach means that AMT is limited to a local role for the provision ofeconomic gains. http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Integrated Manufacturing Systems Emerald Publishing

Competing in Manufacturing with AMT

Integrated Manufacturing Systems, Volume 2 (3): 9 – Mar 1, 1991

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Publisher
Emerald Publishing
Copyright
Copyright © Emerald Group Publishing Limited
ISSN
0957-6061
DOI
10.1108/09576069110136330
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Abstract

The article discusses the relevance of Advanced ManufacturingTechnology AMT at the strategic level. Based on a research projectinvolving 20 UK users of AMT innovation, the article concludes that theapproach to AMT implementation determines the type of competitive gainsto be expected. It was found that the competitive behaviour of AMT userstends to follow one of two rules An aggressive competitive approachmeans that AMT is at the heart of competitive strategy, playing aspecific role for cost, and differentiation objectives. A defensiveapproach means that AMT is limited to a local role for the provision ofeconomic gains.

Journal

Integrated Manufacturing SystemsEmerald Publishing

Published: Mar 1, 1991

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