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Advantages
Disadvantages
Time lost by switching between batches.
Needs to keep stocks of raw materials.
Potentially de-motivating.
Reduced unit costs.
Can still adress specific customer needs.
Use of specialist machinery can increase productivity.
Batch Production
Similar items produced together.
Each batch goes through one stage of production before moving on to the
next.
Companies use this because:
· Demand for each item is limited.
· Customers want different products.
Examples = bakers, clothing.…read more

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