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How to Make Quality Everyone’s Job

Father of modern quality management Dr. W. Edwards Deming ends his Philosophy of Quality with Point #14: “Put everybody in

How Supply Chain Management Transforms Vetting Suppliers

Father of modern quality Dr. W. Edwards Deming drew up a 14-Point Philosophy of Quality. Point #4 reads: “End the

How APQP Ends Dependence on Inspections

Dr. W. Edwards Deming is the father of modern quality. Back in the 1930s, Deming began exploring the idea of

How to Make the Business Case for EQMS

Members of the IT and quality teams at manufacturing companies know that enterprise quality management software (EQMS) matters. However, making

The Risks and Costs of Not Having EQMS

Most manufacturers have a quality management system (QMS) in place. The QMS is made up of the people, tools, and

What Manufacturers Need to Know About Audit-LPA Apps

Conducting audits is a necessary part of ensuring that quality is enforced at every stage of design and manufacturing. When

Why Manufacturers Need a Supplier Quality Management App

Manufacturing is a collaborative process. Manufacturers rely on suppliers for parts and materials that are used in the assembly process.

What Your Company Must Know About MMOG/LE Version 5

In the summer of 2019, the Automotive Industry Action Group (AIAG) and Odette International are releasing Version 5 of the

Quality Management Lessons Learned from the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Recall

When the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 recall became public news, consumers and the curious-minded waited with bated breath to see

How Brexit Could Affect The Automobile Industry

It is becoming clear that Brexit does not just mean the UK is breaking away from the European Union. It