Quality http://www.industryweek.com/taxonomy/term/6616/more en Honda Recalls 1.2 Million Cars, Citing Faulty Battery Sensors http://www.industryweek.com/quality/honda-recalls-12-million-cars-citing-faulty-battery-sensors <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The Honda recall affects Accords from the 2013-2016 model years.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/quality/honda-recalls-12-million-cars-citing-faulty-battery-sensors" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/quality/honda-recalls-12-million-cars-citing-faulty-battery-sensors#comments Corporate Responsibility Quality Operations The Latest Fri, 14 Jul 2017 12:38:00 +0000 740671 at http://www.industryweek.com Honda Keys to Success in Deploying a Product Cost Management Strategy for Your Business http://www.industryweek.com/webinar/product-cost-management <div class="field-deck"> An IndustryWeek-hosted webinar, in partnership with aPriori </div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_promo" width="595" height="335" alt="" src="http://www.industryweek.com/site-files/industryweek.com/files/KeySuccess.gif?1499614071" /> </div> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-webinar-details"><legend>Webinar Details</legend> <div class="field-webinar-date"> <span>Date &amp; Time:&nbsp;</span> <span class="date-display-single">Thursday, August 3, 2017 - <span class="date-display-start">11:00</span><span class="date-display-separator"> - </span><span class="date-display-end">12:00</span></span> </div> <div class="field-time-description"> 1 hour </div> <div class="field-webinar-type"> <span>Event Type:&nbsp;</span> Live Webinar </div> <div class="field-webinar-cost"> <span>Cost:&nbsp;</span> Free </div> </fieldset> <div class="node-body webinar-body">Even best-in-class manufacturing companies can miss their cost targets when launching new products. You must ensure that high quality products are delivered, but in a cost structure that makes sense. Learn how one manufacturer reduced costly rework and stabilized cost estimation with a strategic product cost management initiative.</div><fieldset class="fieldgroup group-registration-form"><legend>Registration Form</legend> <div class="field-accela"> http://pages.industryweek.com/IW_Digital_aPriori_ProductCostManagement_WNR_JR_070717 </div> <div class="field-accela-form-length"> <span>Embedded Form Length:&nbsp;</span> 1450pixels </div> </fieldset> <div class="field-display-promo-image"> <span>Display Promo Image:&nbsp;</span> No </div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/webinar/product-cost-management" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Digital Tools Quality Information Technology Strategic Planning & Execution Systems Integration Supply Chain Webinars Thu, 06 Jul 2017 22:00:00 +0000 731291 at http://www.industryweek.com Arconic Quality Issue Said to Have Marred Boeing Jet's Debut http://www.industryweek.com/quality/arconic-quality-issue-said-have-marred-boeing-jets-debut <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Keith Leverkuhn, a Boeing vice president and general manager for the 737 Max program, described the incident as a “little hiccup” for the Max. </div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/quality/arconic-quality-issue-said-have-marred-boeing-jets-debut" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/quality/arconic-quality-issue-said-have-marred-boeing-jets-debut#comments Companies & Executives Quality The Latest Fri, 30 Jun 2017 12:43:00 +0000 727861 at http://www.industryweek.com Boeing The Toy Supply Chain—Time to Take a Deeper Look http://www.industryweek.com/supply-chain/toy-supply-chain-time-take-deeper-look <div class="field-byline"> Jennifer Buoniconti, UL </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>With recent strides in toy product safety, the toy industry sets its sights on improving its supply chains for further gains in safety and fewer recalls.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/supply-chain/toy-supply-chain-time-take-deeper-look" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/supply-chain/toy-supply-chain-time-take-deeper-look#comments Quality Safety Supplier Relationships Operations Supply Chain The Latest Wed, 28 Jun 2017 15:34:00 +0000 725351 at http://www.industryweek.com Lean and Continuous Improvement: Here's What You're Viewing http://www.industryweek.com/continuous-improvement/lean-and-continuous-improvement-heres-what-youre-viewing <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>IndustryWeek readers choose the best in continuous improvement over the past 12 months.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/continuous-improvement/lean-and-continuous-improvement-heres-what-youre-viewing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/continuous-improvement/lean-and-continuous-improvement-heres-what-youre-viewing#comments Continuous Improvement Quality The Latest Sun, 18 Jun 2017 22:16:00 +0000 714831 at http://www.industryweek.com Lockheed's THAAD Production Was Halted for Four Months Due to Quality Concern http://www.industryweek.com/quality/lockheeds-thaad-production-was-halted-four-months-due-quality-concern <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Lockheed Martin halted production due to a flaw in a part traced to a subcontractor that had changed its manufacturing process without telling Lockheed Martin.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/quality/lockheeds-thaad-production-was-halted-four-months-due-quality-concern" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/quality/lockheeds-thaad-production-was-halted-four-months-due-quality-concern#comments Companies & Executives Quality Supply Chain The Latest Mon, 12 Jun 2017 12:31:00 +0000 708151 at http://www.industryweek.com Lockheed Martin SpaceX Technician Says Concerns About Tests Got Him Fired http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/spacex-technician-says-concerns-about-tests-got-him-fired <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Former SpaceX technician Jason Blasdell alleges that his managers pressured technicians to deviate from written test procedures and to sign off on tests of rocket parts that hadn’t been conducted according to protocols.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/spacex-technician-says-concerns-about-tests-got-him-fired" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/spacex-technician-says-concerns-about-tests-got-him-fired#comments Companies & Executives Quality Workforce The Latest Wed, 24 May 2017 12:06:00 +0000 690251 at http://www.industryweek.com Getty Images 2017 IndustryWeek Manufacturing & Technology Conference: IW Best Plants Awards Ceremony http://www.industryweek.com/industryweek-best-plants/2017-industryweek-manufacturing-technology-conference-iw-best-plants-awar-0 <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>A highlight of the 2017 IndustryWeek Manufacturing & Technology Conference was the awards presentation to the 2016 IW Best Plants Awards winners. </div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/industryweek-best-plants/2017-industryweek-manufacturing-technology-conference-iw-best-plants-awar-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/industryweek-best-plants/2017-industryweek-manufacturing-technology-conference-iw-best-plants-awar-0#comments IndustryWeek Manufacturing & Technology Conference & Expo Companies & Executives Continuous Improvement IndustryWeek Best Plants Quality The Latest Fri, 19 May 2017 17:40:00 +0000 685951 at http://www.industryweek.com Benchmarking Beer http://www.industryweek.com/continuous-improvement/benchmarking-beer <div class="field-byline"> George Taninecz, VP of Research, The MPI Group </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Breweries, like other industries, need to benchmark and continuously improve their products. They should look to fellow brewers for help.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/continuous-improvement/benchmarking-beer" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/continuous-improvement/benchmarking-beer#comments Continuous Improvement Quality Operations The Latest Fri, 12 May 2017 14:30:00 +0000 678621 at http://www.industryweek.com Boeing Halts 737 Max Test on Cusp of Debut After Engine Snag http://www.industryweek.com/quality/boeing-halts-737-max-test-cusp-debut-after-engine-snag <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Boeing said a possible quality defect in the Leap engine’s low-pressure turbine discs was discovered during inspections.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/quality/boeing-halts-737-max-test-cusp-debut-after-engine-snag" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/quality/boeing-halts-737-max-test-cusp-debut-after-engine-snag#comments Corporate Responsibility Quality Leadership The Latest Thu, 11 May 2017 13:52:00 +0000 676731 at http://www.industryweek.com Boeing