Fast Moving Consumer GoodsA factory that produces apple juice performs a basic test on every bottle and a detailed test on several units in every batch. The units are selected for detailed testing using pseudorandom numbers.
VehiclesA high speed train manufacturer runs a detailed test on every component produced that includes manual and automated verifications.
ServicesA web site monitors the average response time per page for all customer interactions and generates an incident ticket when the service is unacceptably slow.
Customer ServiceA chain of retail stores tests the quality of customer service with secret shoppers.
Food ServicesAn airline tests the quality of its inflight meals with statistically significant samples that verify a variety of food safety parameters. A separate program of quality control takes less frequent samples for sensory analysis to make sure the meals taste good.
|Overview: Quality Control