QFD [Quality Function Deployment] is applied in a many different services, military needs, consumer products, emerging technology products etc. . QFD is also used to identify and document competitive marketing strategies and tactics . Now a days QFD is considered a key practice of Design for Six Sigma and ISO 9000:2000 standard too.
Results of QFD have been applied in Japan and elsewhere into deploying the high-impact controllable factors in Strategic planning and Strategic management (also known as Hoshin Kanri, Hoshin Planning, or Policy Deployment).
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