Ford Motor moves fast to spot cost-cutting ideas

Jewett, Dale
January 2002
Automotive News;1/21/2002, Vol. 76 Issue 5967, p2
Trade Publication
Reports the launch of the Design Cost Sharing Program by Ford Motor Co. in Detroit, Michigan. Changes made by General Motors Corp. on its year-old savings sharing program; Use of the sharing program by the two companies as an incentive for suppliers; Development of the Supplier and Visteon Excel sharing program by Visteon Corp.


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