Editorial note for the special issue on 'effective decision support to implement lean and six sigma methodologies in the manufacturing and service sectors'

M.K. Tiwari, J. Antony, D.C. Montgomery

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Increasing complexity of products and processes with simultaneous high performance requirements place unprecedented challenges and opportunities on the sustainable development of organizations. Any enterprise is required to regularly review its activities and planning to deal with the fiercely competitive, rapidly changing and dynamically shrinking world market. Owing to these changes, focus has now been shifted from selling the product or services to capturing the voice of the customer most satisfactorily.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)6563-6566
Number of pages3
JournalInternational Journal of Production Research
Issue number23
Publication statusPublished - 2008


  • six sigma methodologies

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