In this video, you'll learn about mass production. Mass production is the manufacturing of large quantities of standardized products, often using assembly lines or automation technology. There are many benefits to mass production, including , lower costs from automation and fewer workers, higher levels of efficiency, and prompt distribution and marketing of an organization's products. Henry Ford, founder of the Ford Motor Company, developed the assembly line technique of mass production in 1913. Watch this video for more information on mass production.