The WAND Manufacturing Taxonomy has over 1,541 terms and 436 synonyms. This covers Manufacturing Processes including Additive Manufacturing, Discrete Manufacturing, and Process Manufacturing. Top-level terms also include Manufacturing Design, Planning and Scheduling, Production, Safety, Training, Standards, Documents and Records, Guidelines and Regulations, Accounting, and Associations. This taxonomy is designed to suit the document management needs of any manufacturing company.
The WAND Manufacturing Taxonomy can be combined with the WAND Information Technology Taxonomy and the WAND Packaging Taxonomy to make a complete product development taxonomy.
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