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ISO 16355 for QFD

ISO 16355 for QFD

After five years of efforts by global QFD experts, the introductory Part 1 of the new international standard, ISO 16355 for QFD, has been approved for publication. While copyright now rests with the International Organization for Standardization, let us brief you on the progress. First, the ISO

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Modern QFD and ISO 16355

Modern QFD and ISO 16355 – What is Quality Function Deployment QFD is a system to Assure customer satisfaction and value With new and existing products By designing-in the requirements that are most important to the customer And assuring quality throughout the buil, commercialization and support the

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QFD’s Evolution in Japan and the West

QFD's Evolution in Japan and the West

QFD’s Evolution in Japan and the West – Introduction    Even though the initial theory of quality originated in the United States, early industrial applications predominantly took place at Japanese companies.    TAt first, Japanese companies used quality control in manufacturing and inspection areas. But, the Japanese automobile industry

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History of QFD

History of QFD

History of QFD – Introduction     QFD was developed in Japan in the late 1960s by Professors Shigeru Mizuno and Yoji Akao. At the time, statistical quality control, which was introduced after World War II, had taken roots in the Japanese manufacturing industry, and the quality activities were

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