discrete manufacturing



Production process in which its output is individually countable, or identifiable by serial numbers, and is measurable in distinct units rather than by weight or volume.

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  • The discrete manufacturing allowed for a very precise view and analysis of the business plan at any point in time.

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  • We practiced discrete manufacturing, which we thought was a really good and efficient manufacturing strategy that worked well for us.

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  • Production of most goods, such as electronics and vehicles, that are not food products or other commodities, utilize the discrete manufacturing process.

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