TITLE

Automaker retiree cuts just the beginning

AUTHOR(S)
Shepherd, Leah Carlson
PUB. DATE
April 2006
SOURCE
Employee Benefit News;Apr2006, Vol. 20 Issue 5, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the plan of automakers General Motors, Ford and Nissan North America to reduce its health benefit spending in 2007. Claim of automakers regarding the importance of retiree benefit cuts; Outlook of health care analyst Paul Ginsburg on employer-sponsored retiree health coverage; Potential outcomes of the plan for the health benefit spending of other industries in the U.S. INSET: Companies cut retiree benefits.
ACCESSION #
20501337

 

Related Articles

  • Automakers test drive e-prescribing. Anderson, Tom; Carlson, Leah // Employee Benefit News;3/1/2005, Vol. 19 Issue 3, p1 

    Focuses on the partnership of Detroit, Michigan-based automakers General Motors Corp., Ford Motor Co. and DaimlerChrysler AG with pharmacy benefit manager Medco Health Solutions Inc. Amount spent by the three automakers on health care benefits in 2003; Significance of electronic prescribing;...

  • On the wrong side of niceness. Silvey, Larry // Aftermarket Business;Jun2005, Vol. 115 Issue 6, p6 

    This article reports that General Motors Corp. (GM) and Ford Motor Co. got towed to the Standard & Poor's junkyard early last month for what most said was the failure to compete globally and the inability to manage its employee health care costs. In essence, Wall Street put another company...

  • At braking point. Keogh, Olive // Supply Management;10/16/2008, Vol. 13 Issue 21, p24 

    The article focuses on the business strategy of the global car manufacturers and suppliers to address the reduction in car sales volume. It highlights the market turmoil in two of the largest car markets, Europe and North America. It discusses the risk management approach of the several...

  • The April tally: 18th straight month of year-to-year decline. Teahen Jr., John K.; Snyder, Jesse // Automotive News;5/4/2009, Vol. 83 Issue 6358, p39 

    The article focuses on the performance of the automobile industry in April 2009. The 819,817 new cars and light trucks delivered by dealers were 34.3 percent fewer than in April 2008. In Japan, Toyota-Scion-Lexus sales plunged 41.9 percent from the year-ago month and the sales at Nissan North...

  • Dealer Incentives.  // Automotive News;10/18/2004, Vol. 79 Issue 6117, p53 

    The article presents information on incentives provided to automobile dealers by various companies. Some of companies giving incentives are DaimlerChrysler AG, Ford Motor Co., General Motors Corp., Nissan North America Inc. and Toyota Motor.

  • Customer Incentives.  // Automotive News;8/16/2004, Vol. 78 Issue 6107, p53 

    The article presents a chart, which presents information on incentives of retail programs offered by various automobile manufacturers. Some manufacturers whose names are mentioned in the article are Chrysler Group, General Motors Corp., Ford Motors Co., American Honda Motor Co. Inc., Nissan...

  • Customer Incentives.  // Automotive News;11/14/2005, Vol. 80 Issue 6176, p52 

    This section presents a chart showing statistics related to customer incentives from a variety of retail programs related to the automobile industry and trade. Some of the companies offering these retail programs are: Chrysler Corp., General Motors Corp., Ford Motor Co., Nissan North America...

  • Customer Incentives.  // Automotive News;9/12/2005, Vol. 80 Issue 6165, p41 

    This section presents a chart showing information about customer incentives in the automobile industry. Some of the companies listed are: Ford Motor Co., General Motors Corp., Nissan North America Inc. and Volkswagen of America Inc.

  • Dealer Incentives.  // Automotive News;4/26/2004, Vol. 78 Issue 6090, p43 

    The article presents a chart on automobile dealers' incentives in the automobile industry. Incentives are a summary of dealer programs offered. Programs may vary by region and models. Incentives of Ford Motor Co. expires on April 30 and its 2004 models include Ford Thunderbird, Freestar, Crown...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics