Handbook of Management Scales/Product quality

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Product quality (alpha = 0.86)[edit]

Items[edit]

All Scales rated from 1 (strongly disagree) to 7 (strongly agree) except where noted.

  • Grocer X has prestigious products.
  • Grocer X has an excellent assortment of products.
  • Grocer X products are among the best.

Source[edit]

  • Boyer/Frohlich (2006): Analysis of Effects of Operational Execution on Repeat Purchasing for Heterogeneous Customer Segments. Production and Operations Management, Vol. 15, No. 2, pp. 229–242.

Product quality (alpha = 0.92)[edit]

Description[edit]

Through a detailed analysis of the literature, twelve constructs of integrated quality management strategies were identified: top management commitment, customer focus, supplier quality management, design quality management, benchmarking, SPC usage, internal quality information usage, employee empowerment, employee involvement, employee training, product quality, and supplier performance. Using a survey of 371 manufacturing firms, the constructs were then empirically tested and validated. For this purpose a confirmatory factor analysis approach was used.

Items[edit]

Answer on a scale of 1 to 7, where: 1 = worst in industry, 4 = Average, 7 = best in industry.

  • The performance of our primary product is …
  • The reliability of our primary product is …
  • The conformance to engineering specifications of our primary product is …
  • The durability of our primary product is …

Source[edit]

Related Scales[edit]