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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Science SQC, New Quality Control Principle: Driving Force in Developing Science TQM - 1

Pp. 30-42 (13)

DOI: 10.2174/978160805282011201010030

Author(s): Kakuro Amasaka


In forecasting operation of the manufacturing industry in the 21st century, the authors recently proposed “Science SQC, New Quality Control Principle” as a demonstrative-scientific methodology and discussed its effectiveness on the basis of verification studies conducted by Toyota Motor Corporation. This study outlines a new SQC principle “Science SQC”, as a demonstrative-scientific methodology, which enables the principle of TQM (Total Quality Management) to be improved systematically.


Manufacturing, a demonstrative-scientific methodology, “science SQC, new quality control principle”, TQM, toyota.