Quality http://www.industryweek.com/taxonomy/term/6616/more en Samsung Will Blame Note 7 Fiasco on Irregularly Sized Battery http://www.industryweek.com/quality/samsung-will-blame-note-7-fiasco-irregularly-sized-battery <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>After months of investigation, the South Korean tech giant will announce that the fires and overheating that forced it to scrap its Note 7 line were caused by batteries that didn’t fit properly in the phones.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/quality/samsung-will-blame-note-7-fiasco-irregularly-sized-battery" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/quality/samsung-will-blame-note-7-fiasco-irregularly-sized-battery#comments Quality Safety Global Economy Operations Technology The Latest Fri, 20 Jan 2017 15:45:00 +0000 530721 at http://www.industryweek.com George Frey, Getty Images Quantifying the Benefits of Quality: Employee Training and Incentives http://www.industryweek.com/quality/quantifying-benefits-quality-employee-training-and-incentives <div class="field-byline"> Holly Lyke-Ho-Gland, APQC </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>This fourth and final article in a series from APQC examines the relationship between employee training and incentives, and the financial benefits of quality. </div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/quality/quantifying-benefits-quality-employee-training-and-incentives" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/quality/quantifying-benefits-quality-employee-training-and-incentives#comments Education / Training Lean / Six-Sigma Quality The Latest Tue, 10 Jan 2017 19:14:00 +0000 516891 at http://www.industryweek.com Qualcomm, Microsoft Citi Join Israel's Team8 Cyber Syndicate http://www.industryweek.com/quality/qualcomm-microsoft-citi-join-israels-team8-cyber-syndicate <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>“We need to put our egos aside,” said Nadav Zafrir, CEO of Team8, who commanded a unit of the Israel Defense Force. “The level of collaboration in the world of cyber attackers would blow your mind.”</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/quality/qualcomm-microsoft-citi-join-israels-team8-cyber-syndicate" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/quality/qualcomm-microsoft-citi-join-israels-team8-cyber-syndicate#comments Quality The Latest Mon, 09 Jan 2017 19:03:00 +0000 514621 at http://www.industryweek.com Quantifying the Financial Benefits of Quality: Bringing Suppliers into the Fold http://www.industryweek.com/quality/quantifying-financial-benefits-quality-bringing-suppliers-fold <div class="field-byline"> Holly Lyke-Ho-Gland, APQC </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>This third article in a series from APQC discusses the relationship between quality training for suppliers and the financial benefits of quality</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/quality/quantifying-financial-benefits-quality-bringing-suppliers-fold" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/quality/quantifying-financial-benefits-quality-bringing-suppliers-fold#comments Education / Training Lean / Six-Sigma Quality Supplier Relationships Finance The Latest Tue, 03 Jan 2017 18:16:00 +0000 505261 at http://www.industryweek.com Thinnkstock Takata Gains as Imminent US Settlement Nears http://www.industryweek.com/safety/takata-gains-imminent-us-settlement-nears <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Even if the company is hit with a $1 billion fine, investors are reportedly “thinking Takata could actually make it through this somehow.”</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/safety/takata-gains-imminent-us-settlement-nears" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/safety/takata-gains-imminent-us-settlement-nears#comments Companies & Executives Quality Safety Treasury & Cash Management Regulations Finance Global Economy Leadership Operations The Latest Thu, 29 Dec 2016 15:28:00 +0000 502941 at http://www.industryweek.com Joe Raedle, Getty Images How to Use Plant Floor Data to Make Smart Strategic Business Decisions http://www.industryweek.com/cloud-computing/how-use-plant-floor-data-make-smart-strategic-business-decisions <div class="field-byline"> Plex </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Reshoring business requires manufacturers to look at their technology, quality, reliability, and collaborative supply-chain relationships. One company points to its manufacturing cloud ERP software as key to this competitive strategy. </div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/cloud-computing/how-use-plant-floor-data-make-smart-strategic-business-decisions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/cloud-computing/how-use-plant-floor-data-make-smart-strategic-business-decisions#comments Cloud Computing Emerging Technologies Quality Sponsored Tue, 27 Dec 2016 13:30:00 +0000 501961 at http://www.industryweek.com VW Engineers Change in the Eye of the Diesel Storm http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/vw-engineers-change-eye-diesel-storm <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>An inside look at how Volkswagen has shifted gears, evolved and perhaps even grown in the wake of one of the bigger scandals of recent auto history.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/vw-engineers-change-eye-diesel-storm" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/vw-engineers-change-eye-diesel-storm#comments Competitiveness Companies & Executives Emerging Technologies Environment Quality Supplier Relationships Global Economy Leadership Operations Supply Chain The Latest Volkswagen Emissions Scandal Wed, 14 Dec 2016 16:00:00 +0000 485801 at http://www.industryweek.com <p>Volkswagen AG CEO Matthias Mueller is overseeing some of the more turbulent days the company has ever seen.</p> Sean Gallup, Getty Images Quantifying the Financial Benefits of Quality -- the Role of Governance and Transparency http://www.industryweek.com/quality/quantifying-financial-benefits-quality-role-governance-and-transparency <div class="field-byline"> Holly Lyke-Ho-Gland, APQC </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>This article is the second in a series from APQC examining the benefits of quality. </div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/quality/quantifying-financial-benefits-quality-role-governance-and-transparency" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/quality/quantifying-financial-benefits-quality-role-governance-and-transparency#comments Corporate Culture Governance, Risk & Compliance Quality The Latest Tue, 13 Dec 2016 18:50:00 +0000 485091 at http://www.industryweek.com Thinkstock VW Scandal Triggers Legal Clash Between EU, Germany http://www.industryweek.com/global-economy/vw-scandal-triggers-legal-clash-between-eu-germany <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Sparked by fallout from the ongoing Volkswagen dieselgate scandal, the European Union threatens to take legal action against Germany, the United Kingdom and five other countries.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/global-economy/vw-scandal-triggers-legal-clash-between-eu-germany" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/global-economy/vw-scandal-triggers-legal-clash-between-eu-germany#comments Quality Finance Global Economy Operations The Latest Volkswagen Emissions Scandal Thu, 08 Dec 2016 15:49:00 +0000 477091 at http://www.industryweek.com Sean Gallup, Getty Images (2) Tesla Recalls 7,000 Charging Adapters After a Pair Overheat http://www.industryweek.com/quality/tesla-recalls-7000-charging-adapters-after-pair-overheat <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The recall is voluntary for a product for which Tesla reportedly stopped production more than two years ago and has not sold in at least six months.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/quality/tesla-recalls-7000-charging-adapters-after-pair-overheat" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/quality/tesla-recalls-7000-charging-adapters-after-pair-overheat#comments Companies & Executives Emerging Technologies Quality Safety Leadership Operations Technology The Latest Wed, 07 Dec 2016 15:45:00 +0000 475131 at http://www.industryweek.com Sean Gallup, Getty Images