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Grand Daddy of Quality - Genichi Taguchi -

Grand-Daddy of Quality: Genichi Taguchi

Did Taguchi design Kimonos? He could have, if he’d spent his life working in the family Kimono business (and I’m sure they would have been stunning), but lucky for us, this quality rebel devoted a lifetime to the idea that customers deserved better. This year would have marked Genichi Taguchi’s…

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Taguchi Loss Function

The Taguchi Loss Function is an equation that measures the "loss" experienced by customers as a function of how much a product varies from what the customer finds useful. His idea rocked the quality world because the common wisdom at the time held that if products met internal measures they…

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