TITLE

Lear demanding retroactive rebates

AUTHOR(S)
Pryweller, Joseph
PUB. DATE
October 1999
SOURCE
Automotive News;10/25/1999, Vol. 74 Issue 5845, p52K
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on Lear Corp.'s requirement for the payment of a lump-sum rebate for automobile projects already completed and in progress. Similar demand from custom molders and material suppliers; Company's move as a result of in-house debt problems; Benefits of the consolidation and long-term contracts for Lear.
ACCESSION #
2439354

 

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