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A review of manufacturing flexibility

  • Beach, R.
  • Muhlemann, A. P.
  • Price, D. H. R.
  • Paterson, A.
  • Sharp, J. A.
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    Volume (Year): 122 (2000)
    Issue (Month): 1 (April)
    Pages: 41-57

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