In 1997 a 'Best Practice' survey of over 1400 companies across New Zealand was carried out. Results indicated that 76% of companies with more than 40 full time employees used some form of SPC in their manufacturing processes. Those companies with less than 40 full time employees had 57% take up of this production quality technique. This figure varied to 68% in multi-site companies and 59% in single location companies, 67% in exporters and 58% in non-exporters....

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5.5.3 Improve process/product performance
14.3.2 Implement an improvement approach/method/technique

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