Custom Chips Inc

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Title: Custom Chips Inc.
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University

Abstract
This week’s case study is an analysis of the manufacturing company Custom Chips Inc., and further this analysis will define the obstacles to their processes that create inconsistency in creating higher yields. The case will further assess Custom Chips Inc. through SWOT analysis to identify strengths, weaknesses, opportunities, and threats to future operations within the company.

Custom Chips Inc.

This weekly case assessment looks to evaluate and answer the questions presented from the overview of the company Custom Chips Incorporated. “Custom Chips Inc. is a semiconductor manufacturer specializing in the development of custom chips and other components used in radars, satellite transmitters and other radio frequency devices (Daft, 2013)”. Over the years the company has proven to be very profitable and rapidly expanding (Daft, 2013). Custom Chips Inc. is very productive, but due to the technicality and precise specifications within the manufacturing process, there are many conflicts within the company that have lead to the emphasis on reduction of costs. Throughout this case, I will look to exploit points of conflict within the company, analyze the workflow interdependence across independent functions and department, and finally provide some recommendations that the management could incorporate to make the manufacturing process more efficient, including a suggested and revised organizational structure, that I feel will increase the teamwork and communication within the organization. As stated earlier, cost reduction has become a priority due to the fact that corporate growth has taken a downturn as a result of a corresponding downturn in the industry, and this can be addressed by increasing efficiency within the manufacturing processes. The first several issues that surround…...

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