Quality Management – Design in Quality First!

Supply Chain Game Changer

You can not build a quality product if the design has not been optimized for the manufacturing process as well as for the end customer application. Check out Quality Management (Part 1) – A Tale of Two Companies: Different Starting Points. Quality #Design #SupplyChain #SCM #Business #Operations. The post Quality Management – Design in Quality First! Subscribe Here! Email Address.

A Tale of Two Companies: Different Quality Management Starting Points!

Supply Chain Game Changer

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Examples of How Supplier Quality Management System Implementations Pay Off

Cerasis

We conclude our series on supplier quality management (SQM) today with a look at some case studies and examples of benefits derived from the application of a supplier quality management system. Examples and Case Studies from the Implementation of a Supplier Quality Management System.

Manufacturing Quality & Traceability

E2open

E2open’s Manufacturing Quality & Traceability application provides companies with deep visibility to the production processes and end-to-end quality information across the supply chain, to create comprehensive product genealogies regardless of who manufactures or distributes the products. Learn more about E2open’s Manufacturing Quality & Traceability application in this 1-minute video.

Your Supply Chain Probably Has a Data Problem - Start There

companies face today is access to good, quality data they need to optimize. meaningless if they rely on low-quality data. The Data Challenge The common data issues plaguing supply chains are access and quality. Data Quality. Quality data is the foundation of.

Metrics and Issues to Consider in SQM (Supplier Quality Management) By 5 Big Industries

Cerasis

This is the second post in a three-part series on Supplier Quality Management also known as SQM. Trend Metrics Collected per Product: Confirmed Product Quality Complaint Rate by Product. Quality Metrics by Product. Quality Metrics by Site. Improve supplier product quality.

Who Needs Quality Management?

Oracle SCM

Everyone knows that quality is an important topic. With such an approach, companies are working in a sub-optimal manner, and then start to face these types of challenges: - Quality metrics are either not available or are incomplete. -

The Importance of Quality Data to Your Business

Descartes

Quality data plays an important role in decision-making and other business processes. Mandatory compliance needs to be followed in order to maintain the quality of your data. Quality data means better conversion. Blog Quality Data Supply Chain Technology

Supplier Quality Management: What it is, 5 Key Metrics to Know & a 4 Step Supplier Evaluation Process

Cerasis

Editor’s Note: This is the first in a three-part series on Supplier Quality Management processes and how to evaluate your suppliers from Chuck Intrieri of The Lean Supply Chain. In fact, we are introducing our newest blog category so you may easily read all supplier quality management type posts here. . First, what is Supplier Quality Management (SQM)? 5 Key Metrics to Use for Scoring Supplier Quality Management (From LNS Research ). Cost of quality.

ModusLink Receives Intel’s Preferred Quality Supplier Award

ModusLink Corporation

ModusLink is proud to announce that is has been recognized by Intel as a recipient of the 2017 Preferred Quality Supplier (PQS) award. The post ModusLink Receives Intel’s Preferred Quality Supplier Award appeared first on Steel Connect.

The 4 Stages of Supply Chain Analytics

Again and again, the quality of supply chain and logistics. The industry has been complaining about data quality for years and the. procurement officers believe the quality of data is a major barrier, and the. This data quality.

5 Quality Metrics Predicting The Future Of Manufacturing

IQMS

Bottom Line: Manufacturers are reaching a new level of results in 2018 because they have clearer, more actionable insights based on real-time manufacturing and quality metrics than ever before. Quality Metrics Enable Customer-Driven Manufacturing Networks.

Q&A: American Manufacturer, UCan Zippers, Shows Pride, Quality, and Commitment to American Manufacturing

Cerasis

It's why their quality is the biggest reason they are and will continue to succeed. My father soon discovered that the zippers he was importing from Asia lacked consistent quality.

11 Qualities of a Transparent Supply Chain

All Things Supply Chain

What Qualities Make the Best Supply Chain Leaders?

The 21st Century Supply Chain

A supply chain leader must be able to continuously monitor these metrics to determine if productivity, quality, inventory, and other tactical objectives are being met, exceeded, or missed. Manufacturing strives to maintain high quality and productivity while keeping production costs low.

Data Quality and Accuracy and MRO?

Synovos

If you’re involved with your MRO supply chain you’re likely aware of the relationship between data and MRO, or more precisely, data quality and accuracy and MRO. MyPurchasingCenter.com published a recent report describing the value high-quality data brings to an integrated MRO supply chain management program. The post Data Quality and Accuracy and MRO? At Synovos, we deal with MRO data every day (see Master Data Leadership SM ).

More Incidents of Quality Inspection Tampering Involving Yet Another Japan Manufacturer

Supply Chain Matters

had each tampered actual quality specifications related to components shipped to respective customers. Procurement and Sourcing Product Lifecycle Management Product Quality supplier quality Supply chain Matters blogOn Friday of last week, Mitsubishi Materials Corp. disclosed that three of its supplier subsidiaries, Mitsubishi Cable, Mitsubishi Shindoh Co. and Mitsubishi Aluminum Co.

Electronic Data Interchange and its 4 Important Qualities

Descartes

The post Electronic Data Interchange and its 4 Important Qualities appeared first on Appterra Collaborative Commerce. In the ideal world, using EDI helps you avoid making a mistake.

Mitigating Supply Chain Risk- How a Supplier Quality Management System (SQMS) Helps Minimize Supply Chain Deviations

Supply Chain Matters

A Supply Chain Matters guest posting from MasterControl focused on mitigating supply chain risk with the help of a supplier quality management system. Food and Beverage supply chain Pharmaceutical, Life Sciences and Healthcare Supply Chain Product Lifecycle Management Product Quality Supply Chain Risk Management MasterControl guest blog Supplier Quality Management Systems Supply chain Matters blog

Product and Quality Management Take on More Difficult Dimensions

Supply Chain Matters

Our ongoing Supply Chain Matters commentaries regarding certain product design flaws, quality conformance shortfalls and subsequent efforts at covering-up such flaws have drawn similar takeaways, but it now appears that the stakes are growing far higher. Automotive Supply Chain Product Lifecycle Management Product Quality 2014-2015 Takata airbag inflator recalls Supply chain Matters blog Takata defective airbag inflator recall- impact on supply chain Volkswagen emissions scandal

High-Quality Data: The Best Fuel for Supply Chain Change

Logistics Viewpoints

Guest Commentary Supply Chain Network Design Supply Chain Optimization Supply Chain Planning data quality network design supply chain designAs supply chain consultants, we often help clients navigate complex change–from adjusting to cost or competitive pressures to unique challenges like an M&A. These challenges all demand careful analysis of multiple financial and operational outcomes.

Quality Management in Supply Chains: Performance and Conformance

The UCLA Anderson Global Supply Chain Blog

Quality Management in Supply Chains: Performance and Conformance. Managing quality in such fragmented supply chains is indeed extremely challenging. Suppose that a supplier is being asked to produce a product with a quality grade of 150 ± 60.

India Based Ranbaxy Laboratories Acquired- Quality Conformance Remains an Issue

Supply Chain Matters

Manufacturing Strategies Operations management Pharmaceutical, Life Sciences and Healthcare Supply Chain Product Quality global challenges in pharmaceutical supply chains independent blog commenting on global supply chain developments Ranbaxy Laboratories supply chain Sun Pharmaceutical supply chain Supply chain Matters blog supply_chain_matters Supply Chain Matters has featured multiple commentaries citing India based generic drug producer Ranbaxy Laboratories.

6 Ways Quality Can Strengthen Supply Chain Profitability

Material Handling & Logistics

A spirit of collaboration and open communication is more essential to quality success than other initiatives. But then extra costs are incurred once the final product is manufactured and delivered and it is discovered that reworks are required due to the focus on price and not quality.

Adhering to One’s Declared Standards for Quality: Chipotle Mexican Grill Suspends Regional Pork Supplier

Supply Chain Matters

In today’s restaurant and fast food industry, consumer impressions about one’s brand are more and more governed by the quality and standards of the food supply chain. Chipotle Mexican Grill has incurred explosive market growth because of its branding emphasis on “food with integrity” translating to higher quality, ethically based food ingredients served at its various restaurants.

Finding and Keeping Quality Supply Chain Talent amid the Staffing Shortage

Logistics Viewpoints

Growing practice of supply chain modeling requires more than just technology smarts What types of supply chain roles are on your company’s career webpage? What skills are important for new hires to possess in order to manage this increasingly critical area of the business?

A Significant New Milestone Involving the Quality Perception Crisis Among Automotive Supply Chains

Supply Chain Matters

Automotive Supply Chain Procurement and Sourcing Product Lifecycle Management Product Quality Service Lifecycle Management Service Parts Planning Service-centered Supply Chains 2014-2015 Takata airbag inflator recalls automotive industry global supply chain challenges automotive service supply chain challenges blogs- independent analysis and opinion on product lifecycle management independent blog analysis and insights on supply chain management Supply chain Matters blog Takata Corp.

FMCG/Pharma European Supply Chain Quality challenges

Enchange Supply Chain Consultancy

Characteristics of a High-quality Review

SCM Research

At this year’s CSCMP Conference in Philadelphia I joined a presentation about high-quality reviews held by the co?editors Therefore, I’d like to remember their July 2010 editorial, Crafting High-quality Reviews: Guidelines, Examples and Feedback. editors in chief of the Journal of Supply Chain Management.

High-Quality Data: The Best Fuel for Supply Chain Change

CHAINalytics

The post High-Quality Data: The Best Fuel for Supply Chain Change appeared first on Chainalytics.

Boeing Agrees to Pay Fine and Submit to Enhanced Quality Compliance Systems

Supply Chain Matters

federal regulators, Boeing has agreed to pay $12 million in penalties as part of a settlement mandating tighter oversight of suppliers and tighter quality controls inside its own production facilities. Aerospace Supply Chain Manufacturing Strategies Procurement and Sourcing Product Lifecycle Management Product Quality Supplier Management Supply Chain Business Process Boeing Supply Chain integrating product innovation and supply chain strategy Supply chain Matters blog

Automotive OEM’s Hightened Sensitvity to Value Chain Quality and Service Networks

Supply Chain Matters

Automotive Supply Chain Product Lifecycle Management Product Quality Service Lifecycle Management Service-centered Supply Chains Supply Chain Risk Management Supply Chain Technology Supply Chain Technology Marketing 2015 predictions for industry supply chains challenges in service management supply chains service parts management Service Parts Planning Supply chain Matters blog

The 5 Key Reasons Why Data Quality Is So Important

Cerasis

Editor's Note: Today's blog comes from Katie Cruze at considerdigital.com who give us the top 5 reasons why data quality is important. For many companies, managing the quality data can seem like an overwhelming task. The 5 Key Reasons Why Data Quality Is So Important.

[Infographic] The Top 5 Leadership Qualities in Successful Executives

Cerasis

In different parts of the world, leaders set priorities between different leadership qualities, but the quality- winner can still be determined. For the majority, for the next five years, the most valuable quality of the leader will be the ability to think creatively.

The main purchasing standard is quality

Pivot88

Currently 9 out of 10 consumers indicate that their purchasing decisions are based on the quality of the product, compared to 3 or 4 out of 10 a decade ago as shown by ongoing surveys of customer buying patterns in major international markets as stated in the article by Armand V. Feigenbaum , author of the book Total Quality Control. QUALITY NOT JUST LIMITED TO PRODUCT. The educated consumer now is focused on QUALITY. QUALITY IS THE NEW INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS LANGUAGE.