QFD for product & business development

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Executing a Collaborative Business Strategy

Executing a Collaborative Business Strategy

Policy deployment employs a system that aligns the actions of its people to produce collaborative action among the various business functions and processes to enhance the value an organization delivers to its customers. Executing a Collaborative Business Strategy – Introduction    Organizations that achieve their goals in the

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Deming Management and QFD

Deming Management and QFD – Delighting Customers with Quality Function Deployment: Voice of Customer meets Voice of Process The Influence of Dr. Deming in QFD     Among Dr. Deming’s legacies are his 14 Points for Management, the red bead experiment and the System of Profound Knowledge. These permeate

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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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