Are quality management practices similar in manufacturing and service companies? How do they differ? Explain your answers.© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com October 17, 2018, 11:28 am ad1c9bdddf
In both manufacturing and service companies there is a need to monitor quality. However, in manufacturing companies, demand is not immediately linked with supply and products can be made in advance. In slower seasons, product can be made and stocked for busier times. In high demand situations, orders can be placed and supplied as available. In contrast, supply companies must deliver service on demand and service cannot be stored. As a result, quality issues in service companies must be dealt with immediately.
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This solution analyzes if quality management practices are the same in both manufacturing and service companies. It also explains how the two practices differ.
What is the difference between Six Sigma and ...
What are the differences between Six Sigma and TRIZ?
Six Sigma and Business Process Reengineering (BPR)?
Six Sigma and Quality Function Deployment?
Six Sigma and Plan-Do-Check-Act Cycle (PDCA)?
Six Sigma and Quality Circle?
Six Sigma and Zero Defect Program?
I need detail for each and links, if possible. This is for a work project, not school related. Our company is exploring different methodologies.
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