Chapter 19. A Method for Auditing Suppliers' Quality Systems

  1. John B. Wachtman Jr
  1. George D. Bondor

Published Online: 26 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470314449.ch19

Proceedings of the 55th Porcelain Enamel Institute Technical Forum: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 15, Issue 3

Proceedings of the 55th Porcelain Enamel Institute Technical Forum: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 15, Issue 3

How to Cite

Bondor, G. D. (1994) A Method for Auditing Suppliers' Quality Systems, in Proceedings of the 55th Porcelain Enamel Institute Technical Forum: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 15, Issue 3 (ed J. B. Wachtman), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470314449.ch19

Author Information

  1. Whirlpool Corporation Dayton, OH 45414

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 MAR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1994

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470375310

Online ISBN: 9780470314449

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Keywords:

  • philosophy;
  • calibration;
  • product;
  • information;
  • metrology

Summary

A method presently in use to evaluate a supplier's quality operating system against the ISO 9000 standards is described. Its effectiveness, implementation level, and areas to address for continuous improvement are discussed.