- 1988 federal government– sponsored award to companies which excel at improving the quality of their products; named after former Secretary of Commerce Malcolm Baldridge. Corporations sometimes promote the fact that they have won a Baldridge Award in their marketing efforts.
American business jargon. 2014.
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