TITLE

Wagoner slashes unneeded spending

AUTHOR(S)
Miller, Joe
PUB. DATE
October 2000
SOURCE
Automotive News;10/30/2000, Vol. 75 Issue 5901, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the cost cutting initiatives implemented by General Motors chief executive officer Rick Wagoner in the company. Reduction in employees hired, overtime, travel expenses and use of outside consultants; Financial status of the company.
ACCESSION #
3784755

 

Related Articles

  • Wagoner: GM plan is working. LaReau, Jamie // Automotive News;11/20/2006, Vol. 81 Issue 6230, p1 

    The article reports that General Motors Corp.'s (GM) CEO Rick Wagoner has said that the company will continue to cut costs and boost revenues. But he has no intention of taking drastic steps to increase sales, even if that means Toyota Motor Corp. becomes the world's largest automaker. Wagoner...

  • Wagoner: Spiffs energize us. Guilford, Dave // Automotive News;12/2/2002, Vol. 77 Issue 6014, p1 

    Reports that General Motors Corp. runs better chasing sales according to Rick Wagoner, chief executive officer of the company. Advantages of pushing hard for each sale according to Wagoner; Projections of the company for the year 2003; Companies that will be affected by the pricing strategy of...

  • GM says imports aren't the answer for Japan market. Treece, James B. // Automotive News;10/25/1999, Vol. 74 Issue 5845, p6 

    Reports on the plan of General Motors not to rely on imports to boost its market in Japan according to company president Rick Wagoner. Decrease in the number of cars and trucks sold in Japan in 1998; Manufacture of the concept car YGM-1 at a Suzuki plant in Japan.

  • Wagoner definitely in charge at GM. Lapham, Edward // Automotive News;7/3/2000, Vol. 74 Issue 5882, p14 

    Discusses the plans of General Motors (GM) chief executive officer Rick Wagoner for the company. Highlights of a company seminar run by Wagoner; North American product and marketing plans; Discussions about electronic commerce; Plan to derive subscription revenue from telematics and related...

  • GM Plays Follow the Leader. Newman, Richard J. // U.S. News & World Report;6/20/2005, Vol. 138 Issue 23, pEE14 

    Discusses the turnaround strategy of General Motors Corp. Efforts of GM's chief executive, Rick Wagoner, to cut costs; How GM will stop production of overlapping models in its eight brands; Significance of GM's plan to realign its strategy to that of other successful automobile manufacturers;...

  • GM plans $1bn cost-cutting drive. Ellinor, Rebecca // Supply Management;11/3/2005, Vol. 10 Issue 22, p10 

    Reports on the plan of General Motors Corp. (GM) to save in 2006 financial year by reducing its purchasing budget in Great Britain. Amount to be saved; Statement of GM chairman and CEO Rick Wagoner; Cost-cutting scheme of the company.

  • Wagoner says tie-ups beat takeovers. Kurylko, Diana T. // Automotive News;7/3/2000, Vol. 74 Issue 5882, p40 

    Reports on General Motors (GM) chief executive officer Rick Wagoner's statements on the benefits of forming strategic partnerships with other automobile manufacturers. Minority partnerships between GM and other carmakers; How alliances can provide many of the benefits of an acquisition without...

  • GM's slow leak. Revell, Janice; Vazquez, Dana; Burke, Doris // Fortune;10/28/2002, Vol. 146 Issue 8, p105 

    Discusses financial troubles at General Motors (GM). Market share gains; Comparison of how much GM stock has fallen with that of Ford; Reasons why GM faces financial difficulty, including assets and liabilities on its balance sheet; How chief executive Rick Wagoner and management cut production...

  • Is GM Ready to Vroom? Adiga, Aravind // Money;May2002, Vol. 31 Issue 5, p36B 

    Discusses General Motors (GM) stock from an investment viewpoint. Earnings forecasts; Overview of the company; Efforts of chief executive officer Richard Wagoner Jr. to turn the company around; Mention of GM's pension plan deficit; Views of analysts; Outlook.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics