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Operations Management: Policy, Practice and Performance Improvement by Harvey Maylor, Paul Cousins, Kate Blackmon, Steve Brown

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Managing capacity: managing transforming resources

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Case study

The automobile industry is the world's largest manufacturing business. However, there are a number of major concerns for auto firms and there are vast differences between competitors in terms of their size, capabilities and financial performance. A small number have large cash reserves, but the weaker members are saddled with huge amounts of debt, and at the beginning ...

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