Explore BrainMass
Share

Explore BrainMass

    Product-based, functional, cellular layout

    This content was COPIED from BrainMass.com - View the original, and get the already-completed solution here!

    Manychip, having identified the appropriate location for its major production facility, now wants your team to determine the optimal internal layout for the facility based on the following criteria:

    ? The facility will manufacture several lines of memory chips, some with compatible components and some that do not have compatible components

    ? The facility will also house an administrative support workgroup that will receive and process orders, bill customers, and provide payroll/HR support for the local workforce.

    ? The facility will also be responsible for shipping to national, international, and local customer locations.

    Using course materials and other research: Based on attached scenario

    1. There are four types of potential layouts: product-based, functional, cellular and fixed-position layouts. Define "product-based layout" from an academic context and specify how it might apply to Manychip's facility.

    © BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com October 9, 2019, 5:40 pm ad1c9bdddf
    https://brainmass.com/business/enterprise-resource-planning/product-based-functional-cellular-layout-63931

    Attachments

    Solution Preview

    Manychip, having identified the appropriate location for its major production facility, now wants your team to determine the optimal internal layout for the facility based on the following criteria:

    ? The facility will manufacture ...

    Solution Summary

    This discusses product-based, functional, cellular and fixed-position layouts

    $2.19