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customization

the adaption of a good or service to meet the particular requirements of a specific customer or group of customers. Extreme customization involves the design, and production of a different product for each customer, which tends to be expensive. In order to achieve cost savings associated with ECONOMIES OF SCALE firms may prefer to produce a limited range of standardized products (see STANDARDIZATION). As a compromise firms often seek to produce a single standardized product which can then be varied slightly through customization to meet broadly the requirements of different groups of buyers. See MARKET SEGMENTATION, PRODUCT RANGE.
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Lance Zhou, said, 'The facility has been renamed Karma Innovation and Customization Center to better reflect our future focus and growing a skillset cantered on innovation, customisation and technology integration.
This includes elevated NRC and NTC sessions; a jersey customization workshop with Shabab; a special customization session with Ali Chabaan and Wax fellas; and a limited-time customization opportunity with the Air Force 1 'Hydro dip' technology, he added.-TradeArabia News Service
These customizations can align the synoptic report with individual practices and help improve report completeness, but also add complexity and work for the pathology department.
Its powerful features can be further extended by customizations in JavaScript.
They lend support to our argument that as 'competing' logics in healthcare, standardization and customization are also long standing 'colluding' logics in that they both combine to hold both health professionals and patients 'accountable' for their expectations, thoughts and behaviour.
Interest in late stage customization is increasing for a reason: special products and combined drugs, a growing demand for test batches, and the desire to reduce the costs for the logistics handling of pre-printed packages as well as the storage costs for ready-to-ship products reinforce the trend towards smaller production runs.
The discovery of the customization options in "Battlefront 2" was made by a Reddit user with the handle (https://www.reddit.com/r/BattlefrontTWO/comments/7g4qln/hidden_character_customisation_menu_clone_legions/) uninspired_zebra .
To address these challenges, Biotest is utilizing Schreiner MediPharm's Late Stage Customization service.
It is expected that customization will cascade into the mass market.
Engineering, technology, and management specialists from Europe and the US discuss recent trends and success factors in mass customization, including the design of production systems and assembly lines, and the need for a functioning and effective mass customization information system; complexity drivers, including the impact of complexity on the human operator in assembly-oriented manufacturing, alternative assembly supply chain structures, variety-induced complexity metrics, and a method to determine the more suitable degree of customization for a specific product design platform; and product configuration management and its approaches, including an interactive product configurator, web-based sales configurators, product configurator application, and sustainability issues.
There are steps and then there're leaps; with its new G5 smartphone, LG has attempted to take the leap approach to customization and personalisation of gadgets.
Customization options are available for Metcase's (Bridgeville, PA) UNIMET-PLUS desktop and portable instrument enclosures.

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