Choosing the right manufacturing paradigm

Giovani J. C. D. A. Silveira, Rui S. Sousa

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Developing superior manufacturing competitiveness is back on the agenda of developing economies. Different approaches for decision making have-been proposed to achieve this objective. This article discusses the extent to which the three main approaches of building capabilities, adopting best practices, and maintaining fit may explain improvements in quality, delivery and flexibility performance in manufacturing.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)14-18
Number of pages5
JournalIndustrial Management (Norcross, Georgia)
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - May 2011


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