Quality Check Blog:
Quality Improvement Intiatives in Manufacturing

Learn best practices to improve quality in manufacturing industries. The purpose of this blog is to share our experience at manufacturing plants all over the world, in a wide variety of industries, each with their own unique challenges and goals.

4 Steps to Convert from Paper-Based to Electronic Record Keeping

In the age of technology, it’s shocking that 75 percent of manufacturers still rely on manual data collection. While it may seem cheaper to administer quality and safety programs on paper...

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10 Things to Help the Quality Team Improve Customer Complaints

Customer complaints are a source of information that you can use to improve operations throughout your organization. Use these tips to take a team-based approach to improving customer satisfaction....

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Statistical Process Control (SPC): Three Types of Control Charts

When using a statistical process control (SPC) solution, it’s important for quality management professionals to choose the right type of control chart for their needs. Explore three types of...

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11 Skills Your Quality Management Team Needs to Have

As you may already know, all the departments in a company are fully interrelated. Most of the time the quality management department plays a central role that impacts all other ...

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The Importance of Standardization: Part II – The Challenges of Standardization in Manufacturing

Standardizing manufacturing operations is key, but it can also be challenging. At the very least, standardization discussions with all the interested parties forces an organization to have some...

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The Importance of Standardization: Part I – The Benefits of Standardization in Manufacturing

Manufacturers discovered long ago that standardizing the way your organization operates leads to increased profitability and cuts down on all sorts of problems.

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Prevent an Escape with Quality Control in Manufacturing

Sub-par products should never escape your facility. InfinityQS' manufacturing quality software can help you contain it or, better yet, prevent it from ever happening in the first place.

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The Shift to eLearning

If you attend a classroom training and then don’t get a chance to use the tool right away (and keep using it), then you can easily lose all the knowledge you gained in the classroom...

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Shifting Manufacturing Quality Paradigms

We need to think about manufacturing quality paradigms that are really no longer true, or even applicable. Making improvements only at the plant level is a big one. Software-as-a-Service (SaaS...

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Steve Wise discusses what leaders need to do to ensure Six Sigma success.

Steve Wise discusses what leaders need to do to ensure Six Sigma success.

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SPC Demystified

Manufacturers are only as good as their processes. Your organization is judged by the quality and volume of products that your processes produce. SPC can surely help. But, to some, it is...

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3 Great Things About SPC Dashboards in Your Quality Control Software

Product quality reports are dead. Dashboards make manufacturers’ lives easier in 3 very important ways: visual delivery system, streamlines reporting, and robust notifications  

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3 Keys to Rapid Adoption of Your SPC System

There are three keys to rapid adoption of your statistical process control (SPC) system: Operators, Standardization, and Champions...

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Steve Wise recounts Six Sigma’s history and explains its influence on business innovation.

For over three decades, manufacturers across industries have used Six Sigma, a statistical method for making better products while lowering costs and eliminating waste. The advent of Six Sigma was...

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