Supply chain implications of modularization

Doran, Desmond (2003) Supply chain implications of modularization. International Journal of Operations & Production Management, 23 (3). pp. 316-326. ISSN 0144-3577

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Abstract

This paper explores the development of modular supply within the automotive sector with particular emphasis on the impact that modularization is likely to have on the value-adding processes of key component suppliers. In addition, a reclassification of the term “first-tier” supplier is proposed with a view to exploring the attributes necessary for such suppliers to succeed within the emerging modular environment

Item Type: Article
Schools and Departments: School of Business, Management and Economics > Business and Management
Subjects: T Technology > TS Manufactures > TS0155 Production management. Operations management
Depositing User: Desmond Doran
Date Deposited: 12 Feb 2013 06:55
Last Modified: 08 Mar 2017 07:10
URI: http://sro.sussex.ac.uk/id/eprint/43736

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