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Unformatted text preview: A firm that engages in cross border transactions. 9. Multi-national corporation: A firm that has extensive involvement in international business, owning or controlling facilities in more than one country. 10. Job shop: A process focused setup that is best for companies that want to offer low volumes of a wide variety of products. 11. Assembly line: A repetitive or modular focused setup that is best for companies that offer a moderate variety of products in moderate volumes. 12. Continuous setup: A product focused setup that is best for companies that offer a low variety of products in high volume. 13. Mass customization: A setup that emphasizes customization at high volume, which is best for companies that offer a high variety of products in high volumes. 14. Forecasting: The art and science of predicting future events....
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This note was uploaded on 01/28/2011 for the course MAN 4504 taught by Professor Benson during the Spring '08 term at University of Florida.
- Spring '08