Scale Of Production

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  • Created by: tdAYNES
  • Created on: 01-03-16 04:40
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  • Scale Of Production
    • One-Off
      • making "one of a kind
        • every item will be different
      • very labor intensive
      • takes a lot of time to make each product
        • highly skilled workers, very expensive
      • paintings
        • furniture
        • some clothing
    • Batch
      • when a specific quantity of a product is made in batches
        • repeated as many times as needed
      • one process for the whole batch
      • machinery and workforce need to be flexable
      • downtime can be expensive
        • backlog of half made products also expensive
      • leaflets
        • posters
        • Brochures
    • Mass
      • thousands of the same products
        • identical
      • mass market products
      • broken down stages
        • simple repetitive tasks
      • each worker plays a small part tin the assembly line
      • expensive equiptment
        • CAD/ CAM
      • newspapers
        • magazines
        • some food
    • Continuous
      • runs all the time
      • Expensive to stop and start a process
      • certain conditions that need to be kept constant
      • equipment designed to make huge amounts
        • expensive but efficient so cost per item is lower
        • only makes one thing
      • making paper
        • fabrics
        • waterbottles
    • Just in time
      • efficient
        • needs good planning
      • gets materials and components as needed
        • use them as soon as delivered
      • saves storage and money
        • money not tied up in materials
      • unsold products dont pile up
      • relies on everything being on time and in good condition
      • cars
        • computers
        • clothing
  • cars
    • computers
    • clothing

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Vidushii

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tdAYNES

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PeeBoi

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