Lastly, to completely define the type f production process used, I find it necessary to describe operations in terms of plant layout types, like product, process or fixed position (Rainbird, 2004).

The most appropriate plant layout system for Stickely is process layout. I take this into consideration following the activities observed, described and put in production plan of the company. Stickely choose a product layout since the company has organized its floor to handle a single product type. Since the company specialises in furniture, its primary plant layout is the product plan that has defined the manner in which it carries out production activities.

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