This article focuses on the application of manufacturing conceptsin a mediumsized manufacturer of plastic products for medical use. Thecompany produces a range of product lines for a wide range of markets.The article illustrates how concepts such as factory focus, plant withina plant, and orderwinning criteria can be successfully applied. Itdescribes the process whereby manufacturing strategy can be formulatedwithin a company.
International Journal of Operations & Production Management – Emerald Publishing
Published: Mar 1, 1991