make-to-stock

make-to-stock UK US adjective [before noun] (ABBREVIATION MTS)
PRODUCTION a make-to-stock manufacturing process is one in which goods are made and stored before customer orders are received: »

In a make-to-stock environment, business processes can remain stable and unchanged.

Compare MAKE-TO-ORDER(Cf. ↑make-to-order)

Financial and business terms. 2012.

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