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Is the Baldrige Award Still About Quality?
Even the word "quality" appears less in the award criteria than it once did.
by Richard J. Schonberger


Making the Transition from QS-9000 to ISO/TS 16949
Automotive suppliers should start the transition well before it's mandated.
by Chad Kymal and Dave Watkins


Are You Certifiable?
A quality manager's guide to ASQ certification
by Scott M. Paton


Standard vs. Custom Gaging
Sometimes the best gage for the job has to be custom-built.
by Roberto Leonardi and Frank Powell


2001 SPC Software Guide
Your guide to selecting the right SPC solution
by Robert A. Green and Hallie Gorman




Top Story
Concerns Raised Over Lack of Winners at Europe's Quality Awards
The European Quality Awards 2001 produced shocking results, as finalists in both the Large Business and Business Unit and Operational Unit categories did not achieve scores high enough to merit top prizes.


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