Application of intelligent tools for decision-making and standardization of modules across product domains
Keywords and Phrases
Market basket analysis; Activity-product-module framework
"In the past decade, massive growth was seen in technology development and innovation of products. This has led to proliferation of consumer products that are used to perform various activities at the same time rate of product obsolescence has increased dramatically due to short technology and design cycles. Companies are deploying mass customization strategies such as product platforming, product family, and modular design to produce cost-effective products. In the approach, a business model is developed encapsulating the benefits of mass customization strategies to wider variety of seemingly disparate products. The study proposes a new Activity-Product-Module (APM) framework that can be sued for dissimilar product types"--Abstract, leaf iv.
Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
M.S. in Manufacturing Engineering
University of Missouri--Rolla
x, 54 leaves
© 2004 Dhananjay Trichinapally, All rights reserved.
Thesis - Citation
Library of Congress Subject Headings
New products -- Management
Decision support systems
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Trichinapally, Dhananjay, "Application of intelligent tools for decision-making and standardization of modules across product domains" (2004). Masters Theses. 3693.