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What does FM stand for?

FM stands for Flexible Manufacturing

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Taking into account these aspects, more and more researches in this area focuses on new applications development (especially in the field of modular flexible manufacturing systems virtual prototyping and functioning simulation) as well as digital manufacturing and process control optimization by new informatics technologies implementing (Enciu et al.
THE MANUFACTURING Alliance of the Red River Valley is a flexible manufacturing network: a collection of small firms that both cooperate and compete, working together on projects that no single member could complete alone.
According to Rich Breuning, automotive marketing manager for GE Fanuc Automation, CIMPLICITY enables Nissan to have a more flexible manufacturing environment that focuses on continuous improvement.
New technologies for supply-chain management and flexible manufacturing imply that businesses can perceive imbalances in inventories at a very early stage--virtually in real time--and can cut production promptly in response to the developing signs of unintended inventory building.
Competition today demands more than flexible manufacturing, operational efficiency, and rapid response time.