International Journal of Production Research volume 56, issue 11, P3815-3837 2018 DOI: 10.1080/00207543.2018.1437286 View full text
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Alessia Napoleone, Alessandro Pozzetti, Marco Macchi

Abstract: Nowadays, manufacturing firms are dealing with the unpredictability of market requirements and the frequent changes induced by technological innovation. For this reason, firms are more and more addressing the need to be responsive at an affordable cost. To do so, they are required to develop a capability called reconfigurability. This paper is a review of the existing literature because the current need makes interesting to reflect on the state of the art of reconfigurability as a concept. This reflection has …

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