||The manufacturing process is produced and supplies products to the distribution channels based on past forecasts. Manufacturing processes must be flexible to respond to market changes,
and must accommodate mass customization. Orders are processes operating on a
just-in-time (JIT) basis in minimum lot sizes.
||Due to the rapid advancement of technology
such as pervasive or ubiquitous wireless and internet networks,
connective product marking technologies like RFID and emerging standards for the use of these
defining specific locations using Global Location Number(s), the basic supply chain is rapidly
evolving into what is known as a Supply Chain Network.