It further proposes an integrated process model for innovative product development by incorporating Kano's model and the quality function deployment (QFD) technique Analyses suggest that the proposed approach would contribute to the creation of attractive product attributes and product innovation 1 A New Integrated FQFD Approach for Improving Quality and Reliability of Solar Drying Systems a * Navid Akar b Hossein Lotfizadeh a Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering Northern Illinois University DeKalb Illinois USA b Department of Mechanical Engineering University of Alberta Edmonton Alberta Canada a * Email:

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An Integrated Approach of Fuzzy Quality Function Deployment and Fuzzy Multi-Objective Programming to Sustainable Supplier Selection and Order Allocation Amir Hossein Azadnia a Pezhman Ghadimib * a Assistant Professoe Department of Industrial Engineering Ayatollah Amoli Branch Islamic Azad University Amol Iran b

The purpose of the study is to provide a concrete integrated plan to improve the service quality of mobile government (m-government) services from the customer perspective in the Gulf Cooperation Council A quantitative approach was used to analyze a case study of the UAE Ministry of Interior (MOI) mobile application and a competitor: the MOI application of the

Downloadable (with restrictions)! In modern business environments agility is advocated as the fundamental characteristics for competitiveness Little research however exists which provides integrated methodologies suitable to be practically adopted to enhance agility of companies This paper presents an original approach which by linking competitive bases agile attributes and

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whatever these words mean in their minds Traditional quality methods which focus on improving established products and processes have spawned new approaches such as Quality Function Deployment that better address the new product development process (NPD) Traditional market researchers long the bastion NPD activities are also finding that QFD

An integrated fuzzy weighted SERVQUAL-QFD approach for service quality improvement International Journal of Engineering Research 2014 3(12) 774-776 Vorasaiharit N Thawesaengskulthai N Integration of SERVQUAL Model with Quality Function Deployment to enhance Library's Service Quality

Theoretical Basis: Quality Function Deployment and Analytic Hierarchy process In this paper we employ a combined QFD and AHP approach to develop an effective decision-making method to help make better decisions for planning or evaluation problems (Chin et al 2009)

The purpose of this paper is to propose an integrative approach for improving failure modes and effects analysis (FMEA) An extensive literature review on FMEA has been performed Then an integrative approach has been proposed based on literature review The proposed approach is an integration of FMEA and quality function deployment (QFD) The proposed approach includes a two-phase QFD

A fuzzy AHP approach to the determination of importance weights of customer requirements in quality function deployment Journal of Intelligent Manufacturing 13(5) 367-377 Lazreg M (2010) Integrated model linking Maintenance Excellence Six Sigma and QFD for process progressive improvement

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Jan 01 2015QFD Integrated in New Product Development Using quality function deployment to improve customer service Quality Progress 26 (11) (1993) pp 59-63 X X Shen K C Tan M XieAn integrated approach to innovative product development using Kano's model and QFD

Aug 10 2015– The purpose of this paper is to apply a framework for value stream mapping (VSM) integrated with fuzzy quality function deployment (QFD) for enabling scientific prioritization of improvement proposals to improve leanness – The literature was reviewed from the perspectives of VSM QFD and fuzzy logic applications The current state map was developed for the case component fuzzy QFD

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May 25 2016The total quality management process approach is a quality management system that seeks to transcend the concept of quality applied to a product The total quality management process approach is understood as the aim to exceed expectations not only from customers but everyone interested and involved in the manufacturing development sale and

An Integrated Approach of Fuzzy Quality Function Deployment and Fuzzy Multi-Objective Programming to Sustainable Supplier Selection and Order Allocation Amir Hossein Azadnia a Pezhman Ghadimib * a Assistant Professoe Department of Industrial Engineering Ayatollah Amoli Branch Islamic Azad University Amol Iran b

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New approach for quality function deployment based on proportional hesitant fuzzy linguistic term sets and prospect theory which helped to improve the overall quality of the paper An integrated decision-making approach for designing and selecting product concepts based on QFD and cumulative prospect theory

Apr 21 2017Title: A New Integrated FQFD Approach for Improving Quality and Reliability of Solar Drying Systems Authors: Navid Akar as a quality management tool by emphasizing technical and customer requirements has been implemented in order to improve quality parameters optimizing technological expenses and market expansion strategy

quality of AAC is unstable and most AAC producers have a low yield procedure in China In this paper an integrated methodology combining Quality Function Deployment (QFD) and Design of Experiment (DoE) was proposed to improve the quality of AAC panels QFD is a useful tool for managing cross-functional design teams and exploring the customer

Two quality improvement tools QFD and FMEA are described and an integrated application of these quality improvement methodologies on a package material supplier is presented and analysed Findings The order‐receiving process requires a very deep and thorough understanding of customer needs and it is by nature an essential part of the

Apr 01 2017Saffron is the most expensive spice and is significantly valuable in non-oil export Drying process of saffron is considered as a critical control point with major effects on quality and safety parameters A suitable drying method covering standards and market requirements while it is costlty benefitial and saves energy is desirable Solar drying could be introduced as an

From an overall company perspective the well-proven ability of the QFD methodology to stimulate cross-functional product innovation will guide product innovation towards a new knowledge-based approach in its enhanced digital transformation and use of integrated customer product and production informationUsing the QFD methodology you will