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Process Manufacturing - What is the difference between discrete and process manufacturing?

Discrete manufacturers make finished goods that have components that can be taken apart and used in another capacity. Discrete manufacturing can be reversed, while process manufacturing is irreversible. Discrete manufacturing uses complex, layered BOMs while process manufacturing uses multiple recipes and formulas.