TITLE

Fix Mercury, Bill Ford orders

AUTHOR(S)
Kranz, Rick; Geist, Laura Clark; Connelly, Mary
PUB. DATE
January 2002
SOURCE
Automotive News;1/21/2002, Vol. 76 Issue 5967, pA1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the demand of Bill Ford, chairman of Ford Motor Co. to devise a business plan and brand position for Mercury in Detroit, Michigan. Plan of the company to phase out Mercury Villager and Lincoln Continental models; Meeting of the company's production staff to discuss the business plan; List of the products that will be included in Mercury's lineup.
ACCESSION #
6035931

 

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