Collaborate to survive

February 2003
Works Management;Feb2003, Vol. 56 Issue 2, p33
Reports on the value of e-manufacturing and the ability to collaborate for business survival in North America and Europe. Labor component in the direct material cost associated with manufacturing; Basis of business, manufacturing and web strategies; Reduction in the cycle times for production.


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