Quality Function Deployment

Quality Function Deployment
Quality Function Deployment ˌQuality ˌFunction Deˈployment abbreviation QFD noun [uncountable] MARKETING
a way of designing, making, and delivering products or services, based on what customers say they want or need:

• Quality Function Deployment can produce better products and accelerate the time required to get those products to market.

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Quality Function Deployment UK US noun [U] (ABBREVIATION QFD)
MARKETING, PRODUCTION a method of designing and planning new products, based on information about what customers say they want and need from a product: »

This is consistent with the quality function deployment (QFD) approach found in leading Japanese companies.

Compare HOUSE OF QUALITY(Cf. ↑House of Quality)

Financial and business terms. 2012.

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  • Quality function deployment — (QFD) was originally developed in Japan by Yoji Akao in 1966 when the author combined his work in quality assurance and quality control points with function deployment used in Value Engineering. Mr. Akao described QFD as a “method to transform… …   Wikipedia

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  • House of Quality — Quality Function Deployment (QFD) ist eine Methode der Qualitätssicherung. Ziel des Verfahrens ist die Konzeption, die Erstellung und der Verkauf von Produkten und Dienstleistungen, die der Kunde wirklich wünscht. QFD bezieht dabei alle… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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  • House of Quality — ˌHouse of ˈQuality abbreviation HOQ noun [countable, uncountable] MARKETING a method used when planning new products, which involves collecting information about what customers need, what they think is important, and what they think of… …   Financial and business terms

  • Quality (pragmatics) — Quality in business, engineering and manufacturing has a pragmatic interpretation as the non inferiority or superiority of something. This is the most common interpretation of the term quality.Many different techniques and concepts have evolved… …   Wikipedia

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