Search for dissertations about: "product quality"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 674 swedish dissertations containing the words product quality.

  1. 1. Managing Collaborative Product Development : A Model for Identifying Key Factors in Product Development Projects

    Author : Sofi Elfving; Mats Jackson; Björn Fagerström; Lars Bengtsson; Mälardalens högskola; []
    Keywords : Collaborative product development; Integrated product development; Concurrent engineering; Product development; Product design; Collaboration; Integration; Communication; Key factors; Decision-making; Knowledge transfer; Experience reuse; TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIKVETENSKAP; Innovation och design;

    Abstract : The increasing complexity of products and systems today has forced new processes, methods, and tools for managing the development of products. It has also forced the development of complex organisations and diverse relationships among functions and peoples within product development organisations. This implies a need for integrated processes. READ MORE

  2. 2. Product Representations Exploring Computer-Based Technologies and Customers' Understanding of Product Concepts

    Author : Mikael Söderman; Chalmers University of Technology; []
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; product concepts; product representation knowledge; product knowledge; customer communication; product development; product representations; understanding;

    Abstract : A large proportion of new products does not succeed on the market. One explanation is that companies have misinterpreted, or not succeeded in identifying the needs and requirements of their customers. READ MORE

  3. 3. Elusive intangibles : Exploring the experience of authenticity in product development

    Author : Per Kristav; Produktutveckling; []
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Produkt och and varumärkesupplevelse; produkt och varumärkesvärde; produkt och varumärkesautenticitet; produkt och varumärkesbetydelse; abstrakta produktegenskaper.; Product experience; Brand experience; Product value; Brand value; Product Authenticity; Brand authenticity; Product meaning; Brand meaning; Product intangibles;

    Abstract : When consumers buy a new product, they have expectations about what that product will deliver. The consumer’s rational reasoning may try to ascertain whether the technical performance of the product will be fulfilled. Nevertheless, the final word is often subjective. READ MORE

  4. 4. Perceived Quality in the Automotive Industry

    Author : Konstantinos Stylidis; Chalmers University of Technology; []
    Keywords : knowledge management.; product quality; perceived quality; product development; automotive;

    Abstract : The supremacy of the automotive manufacturers in the modern world is no longer driven by them achieving a superior manufacturing quality but increasingly depends on the customer’s quality perception. The premium sector of the automotive industry is facing tough international competition. READ MORE

  5. 5. Customer-focused product development : An outdoor industry perspective

    Author : Petter Stenmark; Mittuniversitetet; []
    Keywords : Product development; innovation; quality; customer focus; outdoor industry;

    Abstract : Being customer‐focused is often considered to be a key success factor inproduct‐ or service development. This kind of approach may comprise manythings in practice, such as formal or informal methods and activities that arecarried out to identify and meet, or preferably exceed, customer needs andexpectations. READ MORE