GM event takes pulse of fleets

Sawyers, Arlena
June 2000
Automotive News;6/12/2000, Vol. 74 Issue 5879, p40
Trade Publication
Reports on the introduction of real-time order tracking by General Motors (GM) Corp. for its GM Fleet and Commercial Operations in the United States. Use of wireless technology to help customers track orders; Equipment of fleet managers with a hand-held computer to check the status of vehicle orders; Significance of fleet and commercial sales to the automaker's business.


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