TITLE

Toyota revamping aftermarket supply chain

AUTHOR(S)
Pryweller, Joseph
PUB. DATE
February 2001
SOURCE
Automotive News;2/26/2001, Vol. 75 Issue 5918, p26AA
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the efforts on Toyota Motor Sales U.S.A. Inc. to revamp its aftermarket supply chain operation. Problems concerning aftermarket parts deliveries; Computerization of systems and processes; Outline of the program aimed at streamlining procurement and its impact on the plastics industry.
ACCESSION #
4158567

 

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