|Title:||A review on manufacturing flexibility|
Jain, P. K.
|Published in:||International Journal of Production Research|
|Abstract:||Flexibility has become one of the most useful and necessary tool in todays competitive markets. Manufacturing flexibility is widely recognised as a critical component to achieving a competitive advantage in the market place. It is one of the most sought after properties for manufacturing enterprises and has aroused considerable interest among researchers and professionals. This paper presents a review of various issues related with manufacturing flexibility specifically concept, need, dimensions, measurement, relationship among various dimensions, implementation aspect in a company and management of manufacturing flexibility and its aim to contribute to the conceptual systemisation of the material. Â© 2013 Taylor and Francis.|
|Citation:||International Journal of Production Research (2013), 51(19): 5946-5970|
|Author Scopus IDs:||55365233800|
|Author Affiliations:||Jain, A., Department of Mechanical Engineering, National Institute of Technology, Kurukshetra, India|
Jain, P.K., Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee, India
Chan, F.T.S., Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering, Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hung Hom, Hong Kong
Singh, S., Department of Mechanical Engineering, Anand Engineering College, Agra, India
|Corresponding Author:||Chan, F.T.S.; Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering, Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hung Hom, Hong Kong; email: firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Appears in Collections:||Journal Publications [ME]|
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