A Management Perception—Need for Quality Control

  • S. P. Puri
  • Suran N. Dwivedi
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Quality Control is very significant to the manufacturing concern because it relates to customer satisfaction.


Quality Control Program Quality Control Department Quality Control Circle Japanese Manufacturing Firm Fact Quality Control 
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© Springer-Verlag New York Inc. 1988

Authors and Affiliations

  • S. P. Puri
    • 1
  • Suran N. Dwivedi
    • 2
  1. 1.Division of Business and Social SciencesBarber-Scotia CollegeConcordUSA
  2. 2.College of EngineeringUniversity of North Carolina at CharlotteCharlotteUSA

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