delivery error

Related to delivery error: Delivery Failure

delivery error

The inaccuracy associated with a given weapon system resulting in a dispersion of shots about the aiming point. See also circular error probable; deviation; dispersion; dispersion error; horizontal error.
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Customers searching for an open KFC could locate one thanks to a company website that listed outlets unaffected by the delivery error. Many were caught off guard by the chicken drought.
He also noted the opinion laid out two low-tech options that could have caught the delivery error: regularly checking the online docket, which the appellee law firm did, and participating in the suggested case management conference.
Aldi said a "delivery error" was to blame for the material - which did not feature the Welsh kit - being sent to customers in North Wales in the run-up to last year's Rugby World Cup.
Aldi said a "delivery error" was to blame for the promotional material being sent.
"On this occasion, due to a delivery error, a larger vehicle than usual visited the store.
Combining these trends with the potentially significant consequences of liquid delivery error, such as non-compliance, wasted time and money, inefficient use of scarce samples and compounds, and false data, it is clear that liquid delivery can be a major source of risk.
The Achilles heal of the RRW is that its delivery error is said to be above 30%.
XYZ Ltd's performance control report for the fourth quarter Scorecard Actual Target Variance Revenue ([pounds sterling]) 18,360,000 17,500,000 4.91% Income / expenditure 1.055 1.040 1.44% Earnings ([pounds sterling]) 181,900 170,000 7.00% Market capitalisation ([pounds sterling]) 190,800,000 200,000,000 4.60% Customer satisfaction (points) 8.731 9.000 2.99% Returns (%) 2.89 2.00 44.50% Delivery error (%) 0.86 0.90 4.44% Design error (points) 1.976 2.000 1.20% Design to delivery time (days) 94 90 4.44% Staff satisfaction (points) 7.310 8.000 8.63% Training hours per staff member 4.217 3.500 20.49%
An effective calibration program can help laboratories minimize the risk of pipette failures and reduce liquid delivery error.
Leyou.com boasts that it has made only one delivery error since it opened last January.
We have a reward system in place under which we give our employees $25 if they find a [DSD] delivery error. But you have to keep reinforcing it.
At that speed a two-second pause equates to a quartermile delivery error; a pocket of turbulence can knock a bomb off course.