Merging giants must meld--and acquire

Kachadourian, Gail
May 2000
Automotive News;5/22/2000, Vol. 74 Issue 5875, p60
Trade Publication
Reports on Columbus, Indiana-based automobile parts supplier Arvin Industries Inc.'s merger with Troy, Michigan-based Meritor Automotive Inc. to form ArvinMeritor Inc. Key executives of the merged company; ArvinMeritor's growth strategy.


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