Science TQM, New Quality Management Principle: The Quality Management Strategy of Toyota

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When we look at the quality management issues that have faced, both, in Japan and the rest of the world recently, it is clear that a next-generation quality management practice is required, featuring ...
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Partnering Chains as the Platform for Strategic Quality Management: Driving Force in Developing Science TQM - 3

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Kakuro Amasaka


This study discusses inter-enterprise link = partnering chains that concretely carries out the platform functions of strategic quality management activities of Toyota group while depending on a framework that recognizes collaborating relation between a parts manufacturer and an assembly manufacture, which is indispensable in producing good products.


Partnering chains, platform, quality management, toyota supply system, brake pad quality assurance activities, toyota, toyota group.


Aoyama Gakuin University, School of Science and Engineering, Japan