PONC

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AcronymDefinition
PONCPrincess of North Carolina (Goldsboro, NC)
PONCPrice of Nonconformance
PONCpost-otic neural crest
PONCPosition Orientated Navigation Code (Ireland alternative to post codes)
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Called the Price of Nonconformance (PONC), these costs can include fairly obvious factors, such as disposal of product that is out of specification.
Unwarranted telephoning occupied 6.6% of productive (worked) hours and accounted for 30% of the price of nonconformance in the lab overall.
Especially when you consider that the price of nonconformance to requirements can run as high as 25-40% of total sales.
"The measurement of quality is the price of nonconformance, not indices."