Techniques and Analyses of Sequential and Concurrent Product Development Processes

  • Marko Starbek
  • Janez Grum
  • Aleš Brezovar
  • Janez Kušar


A company can enter the global market only if it can fulfil the customer needs regarding features and quality of products. Customers are becoming more and more demanding and their requirements are changing all the time. “Customer is the king!” is becoming the motto of today.


Product Development Project Team Customer Requirement Newproduct Development Quality Function Deployment 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Marko Starbek
    • 1
  • Janez Grum
    • 1
  • Aleš Brezovar
    • 1
  • Janez Kušar
    • 1
  1. 1.Faculty of Mechanical EngineeringUniversity of LjubljanaLjubljanaSLOVENIA

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