Makers merge Web purchasing efforts

Miller, Joe; Woodyard, Michael
February 2000
Automotive News;2/28/2000, Vol. 74 Issue 5863, p1
Trade Publication
Reports the merger between the Ford Motor Co., General Motors (GM) and DaimlerChrysler in the United States. Formation of an online automotive purchasing company by the merger; Implications for automakers, suppliers and global purchasing; Relevance of online purchasing to shareholder value; Impact of the merger on competition between GM and Ford.


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