The accompanying resource presents a highly focused overview of QC that may be helpful for startups in manufacturing, converting and fabrication, as well as personnel in manufacturing organizations. The term “quality control” is often used loosely and means different things to different people. The resource, we are glad to report, goes to the trouble of defining quality control and distinguishing it from quality assurance, another important discipline in manufacturing.
For companies that manufacture products of any kind, there is a direct link between quality control and number of units sold. Well-made and consistent products boost revenues, while product defects drive existing customers and prospects into the eager arms of competitors. To learn more about quality control and how to improve it in your organization, please continue reading.