General RMS Characteristics. Comparison with Dedicated and Flexible Systems

  • Y. Koren


At the end of the 20th Century, manufacturing entered a new era in which all manufacturing enterprises must compete in a global economy. Global competition increases customers’ purchasing power, which, in turn, drives frequent introduction of new products and causes large fluctuations in product demand.


Machine Tool Flexible Manufacturing System Product Demand Market Change Part Family 
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