TITLE

quality award

PUB. DATE
January 2007
SOURCE
Bloomsbury Business Library - Business & Management Dictionary;2007, p6129
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term quality award is presented. It refers to a formal recognition of quality and business excellence. The best known quality awards include the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award, the Deming Prize, and the EFQM Excellence Model.
ACCESSION #
26743972

 

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