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Unformatted text preview: manufacturers produced the less formidable U.S. Sherman tank. Use the product-process matrix to explain that mistake and its likely result. The locomotive manufacturers likely used project technology and processes. This is low volume, high cost production. On the other hand, mass-producing automakers had the technology to make high volume at low per unit cost. 3. 4. What is meant by a process? Describe its important features. A process means a set of tasks that transform input into useful outputs. The important features of process are (a) tasks, (b) flow (of material and information), and (c) storage (of material and information). 1...
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This note was uploaded on 01/05/2012 for the course COMMERCE 398 taught by Professor Dale during the Spring '11 term at The University of British Columbia.
- Spring '11