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English translation: manufacturers of [mass-]customized products / custom models

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German term or phrase:Variantenfertiger
English translation:manufacturers of [mass-]customized products / custom models
Entered by: Gregory Mehrten
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09:54 Apr 3, 2001
German to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
German term or phrase: Variantenfertiger
as in: "Unsere Experten beschäftigen sich mit Unternehmen der internationalen Automobilzulieferindustrie sowie der Marktsegmente Variantenfertiger und Maschinen/Anlagenbau."
Gregory Mehrten
United States
Local time: 11:19
manufacturers of [mass-]customized products / custom models
Explanation:
manufacturers of [mass-]customized products / (esp. in automotive context:) custom models

>>Auf Basis einer Umfrage in der deutschen Industrie konnten Spezifika einer Variantenproduktion ermittelt werden. Herausragendes Ergebnis war, daß die Produktion von Varianten längst zum Normalfall geworden ist, ohne daß dies bisher in Forschung und Lehre angemessen berücksichtigt wird. Aufbauend auf diesem Ergebnis werden Handlungsempfehlungen für ein erfolgreiches Variantenmanagement erarbeitet. Hierbei steht insbesondere die Erfassung von Kostenwirkungen im Mittelpunkt. ///////////// DescriptionIn an empirical survey it was proved that the production of variants has become the normal case, although it is far not considered as such in research and teaching. Out of this insight recommendations for a successfull management of product variants are to be worked out. Cost consequnces are in the center of these recommendations.
http://www.uni-mannheim.de/i3v/00217110/01704791.htm

... von Kleinserien bzw. Sonder-Zylindern. Durch unsere flexible Einzel- und Variantenfertigung
sind wir bei namhaften Herstellern, die Mobilhydraulik einsetzen, A ...
www.lga.de/deutsch/aktuell/kat61-70.pdf

Referenced: Mass Customization – The New Frontier in Business Competition by B. Joseph Pine II, ISBN 0-87584-372-7

Google: mass customization
Searched the web for "mass customization". Results 1 - 20 of about 51,400. Search took 0.42 seconds
e.g.:
http://www.phpbuilder.com/columns/jimking20001101.php3
http://www.dallasfed.org/htm/eyi/archive/tech/9_99/tech.html

HTH Tom
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Tom Funke
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manufacturers of [mass-]customized products / custom models


Explanation:
manufacturers of [mass-]customized products / (esp. in automotive context:) custom models

>>Auf Basis einer Umfrage in der deutschen Industrie konnten Spezifika einer Variantenproduktion ermittelt werden. Herausragendes Ergebnis war, daß die Produktion von Varianten längst zum Normalfall geworden ist, ohne daß dies bisher in Forschung und Lehre angemessen berücksichtigt wird. Aufbauend auf diesem Ergebnis werden Handlungsempfehlungen für ein erfolgreiches Variantenmanagement erarbeitet. Hierbei steht insbesondere die Erfassung von Kostenwirkungen im Mittelpunkt. ///////////// DescriptionIn an empirical survey it was proved that the production of variants has become the normal case, although it is far not considered as such in research and teaching. Out of this insight recommendations for a successfull management of product variants are to be worked out. Cost consequnces are in the center of these recommendations.
http://www.uni-mannheim.de/i3v/00217110/01704791.htm

... von Kleinserien bzw. Sonder-Zylindern. Durch unsere flexible Einzel- und Variantenfertigung
sind wir bei namhaften Herstellern, die Mobilhydraulik einsetzen, A ...
www.lga.de/deutsch/aktuell/kat61-70.pdf

Referenced: Mass Customization – The New Frontier in Business Competition by B. Joseph Pine II, ISBN 0-87584-372-7

Google: mass customization
Searched the web for "mass customization". Results 1 - 20 of about 51,400. Search took 0.42 seconds
e.g.:
http://www.phpbuilder.com/columns/jimking20001101.php3
http://www.dallasfed.org/htm/eyi/archive/tech/9_99/tech.html

HTH Tom



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Tom Funke
Local time: 11:19
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Grading comment
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