Microfactories and the new economies of scale and scope

Jose Orlando Montes, F. Xavier Olleros

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The purpose of this paper is to explore the microfactory model, the elements that enable it and its implications. The authors argue that microfactories reduce the risks and costs of innovation and that they can move various industries toward more local, adaptive and sustainable business ecosystems.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)72-90
Number of pages19
JournalJournal of Manufacturing Technology Management
Issue number1
StatePublished - Jun 10 2019
Externally publishedYes


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