Total Quality Management & Business Excellence
Total Quality Management & Business Excellence
Journal Title: Total Quality Management & Business Excellence
ISSN: 1478-3363
ISSN Online: 1478-3371
Publication Frequency: 12 issues per year
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Aim & Scope: 2014 Impact Factor: 1.323 Ranked 85/185 (Management) ©2015 Thomson Reuters, 2015 Journal Citation Reports®

Total Quality Management& Business Excellence is an international journal which sets out to stimulate thought and research in all aspects of total quality management and to provide a natural forum for discussion and dissemination of research results. The journal is designed to encourage interest in all matters relating to total quality management and is intended to appeal to both the academic and professional community working in this area.
Total Quality Management& Business Excellence
is the culture of an organization committed to customer satisfaction through continuous improvement. This culture varies both from one country to another and between different industries, but has certain essential principles which can be implemented to secure greater market share, increased profits and reduced costs. The journal provides up-to-date research, consultancy work and case studies right across the whole field including quality culture, quality strategy, quality systems, tools and techniques of total quality management and the implementation in both the manufacturing and service sectors. No topics relating to total quality management are excluded from consideration in order to develop business excellence. Referee Evaluation Form Peer Review Policy:
All articles in this journal have undergone rigorous peer review, based on initial editor screening and anonymous double-blind review.
Subjects Covered & Scope: Currently known as Total Quality Management & Business Excellence (2003 - current) Formerly known as Total Quality Management (1990 - 2002)
Editor Board:
From the 2015 volume, a new editorial team will assume editorship of Total Quality Management and Business Excellence from Jens J. Dahlgaard. From 1st August 2014, all submissions will be reviewed by the new editorial team.

Editorial Team (2015– )
Professor Jacob Kjær Eskildsen - Aarhus University, Denmark
Associate Editors
Professor Nigel Grigg - Massey University, New Zealand
Professor Rick Edgeman - Aarhus University, Denmark

Editorial Team (2010–2014)
Professor Jens J. Dahlgaard - Linköping University, Sweden
Associate Editor
Professor Su Mi Dahlgaard-Park  - Lund University, Sweden
International Editorial Board
Professor Mesut Akdere - University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, USA
Professor Bo L. S. Bergman - Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden
Professor Dr Ooi Keng-Boon  -  UCSI University, Malaysia
Professor Alan Brown -  Edith Cowan University, Australia
Professor Chi-Kuang Chen -  Yuan Ze University, Taiwan
Professor Kuen-Suan Chen -  National Chin-Yi University of Technology, Taiwan
Dr Tito Conti - Ivrea, Italy
Professor Tugrul U. Daim - Portland State University, USA
Dr Navin S. Dedhia - IBM ADSTAR, San José, California, USA
Professor Kostas N. Dervitsiotis -  Athens, Greece
Professor Rickard Garvare - Luleå University of Technology, Sweden
Professor Thong Ngee Goh -  National University of Singapore
Professor Lars Grønholdt - Copenhagen Business School, Denmark
Professor Adam Hamrol -  Poznan University of Technology, Poland
Professor Bengt Klefsjö - Luleå University of Technology, Sweden
Professor Stefan O. Lagrosen - Linnaeus University, Sweden
Professor A. Erhan Mergen - Rochester Institute of Technology, USA
Professor John Oakland -  University of Leeds, UK
Professor Sung H. Park - Seoul National University, Korea
Professor Wan Seon Shin -  Sungkyunkwan University, Korea
Dr Madhav N. Sinha - Winnipeg, Canada
Professor Amrik S. Sohal - Monash University, Australia
Professor Ebrahim Soltani - University of Kent, UK
Professor Chao-Ton Su -  Tsing Hua University, Taiwan
Professor Yung-Ho Suh - Kyung Hee University, Korea
Professor Xavier Tort-Martorell -  ET SEIB (UPC), Spain
Professor Walter W. Tucker - Eastern Michigan University, USA
Dr Manu K Vora -  Business Excellence Inc., Illinois, USA
Professor Håkan Wiklund - Mid Sweden University, Sweden
Professor Adrian Wilkinson - Griffith University, Australia
Professor Lars Witell - Linköping University, Sweden
Professor Min Xie -  City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Professor Shu Yamada -  University of Tsukuba, Japan
Professor Ching-Chow Yang- Chung Yuan, Christian University, Taiwan
Professor Mohamed Zairi - European Centre for Best Practice Management, UK
Professor Dr Klaus J. Zink - Technische Universität Kaiserslautern, Germany

Founding Editor
Professor Gopal K. Kanji - Kanji Quality Culture, UK

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