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Sampling Supermarket Statistics

by Zabel, Mark

This webinar presents new ways of looking at how a large grocer measured and tracked customer quality...

  • Filetype: mp4
  • Publish date: 2011-11
  • Keywords:Statistical engineering, Six Sigma, Process improvement
Open Access

Shewhart Charts

Mini Paper Taken from the Spring 1993 Newsletter

by Martin, Tripp;

This paper addresses disagreements between proponents of traditional Shewhart control charts and proponents of Pre-Control...

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 1993-03
  • Keywords:X-bar and R chart, Individuals and moving range chart, Median and range chart, Pre-control, Statistical process control, Process improvement
Open Access

Rediscovery of the Engineering Function as a Critical Factor in Customer Satisfaction

Mini Paper Appearing in Winter 1991 Newsletter

by Emery, Michael B.;

This paper shows how the engineering function can improve the competitiveness of the U.S. manufacturing sector...

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 1991-01
  • Keywords:Continuous process improvement, , Statistical process control
Open Access

The Alluring Sugar Crystal

Mini Paper Appearing in the Fall 1989 Newsletter

by Roy, Sumit;

This paper discusses Quality Control Circles...

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 1989-09
  • Keywords:Quality Control Circle (QCC), Quality Management, Process improvement
Open Access

The Key Role of Statisticians in the Transformation of North American Industry

Fall 1984 Youden Address

by Joiner, Brian L.;

This Youden Address describes the opportunity that statisticians have to make the U.S. industry competitive..

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 1984-11
  • Keywords:Business Improvement Methodology, Process-oriented thinking, Systems thinking, Youden Address

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