CakeA small cake shop makes its regular cakes in batches of up to 120. Wedding cakes are high value items that are created one at a time. They are always customized and are considered a creative product. Depending on the order, staff may spend an entire shift on one cake.
TechnologyA satellite used for scientific discovery has a unique design that is only produced once.
CustomizationA car manufacturer offers hundreds of customization packages through partners. Some of the customizations have less than 10 orders a month. The customization partners perform the work on a scheduled basis after the base model is mass produced.
PrototypesA toy company produces single prototypes for marketing and quality testing.
PartsA medical imaging machine breaks down. The model is 5 years old and the parts are no longer mass produced. The manufacturer still offers parts that are produced from specifications one at a time.high quality tailored suit is produced by hand from customer requirements and measurements.
|Overview: Job Production|
Production of one item at a time.