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Manufacturing companies have traditionally used long production runs as a means

Manufacturing companies have traditionally used long production runs as a means to gain a cost advantage in the marketplace.
1.What is the impact of these long production runs upon logistics?
2. The current approach to manufacturing is to have shorter production runs and more flexible setups.
3. What impact does this approach have upon logistics costs and manufacturing costs?
4. What are the trade-offs related to organizational performance?
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