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  • Changes in Electronic Product Design

    During the last decade, advances in high-technology industries have accelerated. The price performance ratios continue to follow the industry idioms of more performance for lower price....

    2017/11/09 zhengxiaowei 130

  • Supply Chain Selection Process

    The qualification process outlined earlier is useful for selecting bidders for built-to-specifications or custom designs in an e-supply marketplace....

    2017/11/08 zhengxiaowei 122

  • Quality and Supply Chain Management

    There are two guiding principles of quality practices for high-technology supply chains: (1) do not generate any defects within your span of control, and (2) do not pass on any defects to the next link in the chain....

    2017/11/08 zhengxiaowei 108

  • Supply Chain Communications and Information Control

    Company/supplier communication process have developed over time to provide human facilitation as much as possible. Suppliers have placed their plants strategically near their customers, and have encouraged the temporary placement of employees at each others plants....

    2017/11/04 zhengxiaowei 99

  • Changes to the Product Realization Process

    The product realization process has undergone several changes with the advent of concurrent engineering. The change from a serial process of product development to a more parallel process has resulted in the need for new paradigms....

    2017/11/04 zhengxiaowei 109

  • Background: Concurrent Engineering Successes and New Trends

    Concurrent engineering principles came to the fore as a strategic set of four goals for new product development: high quality, low cost, reduced engineering change orders (ECOs) and time to market, an...

    2017/11/03 zhengxiaowei 96

  • New Product Design Trade-off Example

    Screening DoE followed by in-depth DoE for defect elimination in thermal printer designThe design of new thermal printer for foil printing involved a team of many disciplines´╝Ü mechanical, electrical,...

    2017/11/03 zhengxiaowei 95

  • Applying Six Sigma Quality for New Product Introduction

    Currently, many electronic products are designed concurrently with new manufacturing processes to produce them. The overall quality of the design and manufacturing processes have to be determined, and...

    2017/11/02 zhengxiaowei 108