AutoNation in talks with software developer i2 technologies

Couretas, John
May 1999
Automotive News;5/24/1999, Vol. 73 Issue 5820, p50
Trade Publication
Reports that United States car retailer AutoNation Inc. is negotiating with software firm i2 Technologies Inc. concerning the supply of inventory management software systems. Need for software that would reduce inventory costs.


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