Covisint: OEMs vs. Suppliers?
- Covisint faces tough rivals in Europe. Whitbread, Colin // Automotive News Europe;06/18/2001, Vol. 8 Issue 13, p40
Reports on the competition faced by the online automobile trade exchange Covisint in Europe following the economic decline in North America. Founders of the online exchange; Assets gained by the company in Europe; Views of analysts on the online exchange.
- What's in a Name? Parker, John // Traffic World;6/19/2000, Vol. 262 Issue 12, p19
Features the electronic commerce automotive business Covisint LLC. Automotive giants behind the online firm; Services that will be provided by the company.
- Covisint: An Evolving Story? Bauer, Michael // Automotive Industries;Nov2001, Vol. 181 Issue 11, Special section p7
Focuses on the impact of Covisint's creation on the automotive industry. Services that Covisint offers; Role of electronic business in the business growth.
- DCX sees limited use for Covisint. Kisiel, Ralph // Automotive News;5/7/2001, Vol. 75 Issue 5928, p18
Focuses on the role of Covisint online exchange in the operations of top car manufacturers in the United States. Problems of companies on the use of the online exchange; Significance of the network to product production; Plan of DaimlerChrysler to use the online exchange system.
- Covisint can win with Kutner, but it won't be easy. // Automotive News;7/8/2002, Vol. 76 Issue 5992, p12
Reports the influence of the failure of Covisint on the efficiency of electronic commerce to the automobile industry in the U.S. Information on proprietary technology systems and software; Financial performance of Covisint; Negotiation on the reduction of prices and pressure applied to suppliers.
- Detroit monster with three heads. Meredith, Robyn // BRW;5/4/2001, Vol. 23 Issue 17, p62
Focuses on the Detroit, Michigan-based Covisint electronic commerce initiative of car companies Ford Motor, General Motors and DaimlerChrysler as of May 4, 2001. Company background; Failure of the venture to enhance the companies' online procurement operations.
- Other automakers could join our e-marketplace, says VW. Kisiel, Ralph; Weernink, Wim Oude // Automotive News Europe;12/18/2000, Vol. 5 Issue 26, p19
Explores the decision of automaker Volkswagen AG to set-up its own electronic marketplace instead of joining Covisint, an electronic exchange developed by several automakers. Reasons behind the decision of Volkswagen to reject Covisint in favor of setting up its own marketplace; Functions of...
- Exchanges cut fees to get business. Whitbread, Colin // Automotive News Europe;11/18/2002, Vol. 7 Issue 22, p15
Focuses on the decrease in electronic procurement fees in 2002, as competing online exchanges expand their customer bases in the automobile industry. Alteration in the flat-fee structure of SupplyOn; Expansion of the European customer base of U.S. online exchange and software specialist...
- Covisint reworks communications. Kisiel, Ralph // Automotive News Europe;10/6/2003, Vol. 8 Issue 19, p22
Reports on the decision of U.S.-based automobile industry exchange Covisint LLC to stop offering its electronic catalog by the end of 2003. Reason for the decision; Brief background on the electronic catalog; Future plans of the firm.