Fuzzy adaptive resonance theory approach to supplier involvement in product development: a case study in Turkish automobile industry


Ozkan C., Akman G., Keskin G. A. , Otkur F. M.

EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF INDUSTRIAL ENGINEERING, vol.5, pp.43-63, 2011 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 5
  • Publication Date: 2011
  • Doi Number: 10.1504/ejie.2011.037225
  • Journal Name: EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF INDUSTRIAL ENGINEERING
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.43-63

Abstract

This study proposes a mechanism to evaluate suppliers for involvement during product development process. The proposed methodology is discussed within a multinational automobile firm and preliminary analysis indicates that the approach provides an effective mechanism for selecting suppliers involved in the product development process.