TITLE

Asbury puts used-car lots at Wal-Marts

AUTHOR(S)
Harris, Donna
PUB. DATE
April 2002
SOURCE
Automotive News;4/22/2002, Vol. 76 Issue 5980, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the strategic alliance between dealership group Asbury Automotive Inc. and Wal-Mart Stores Inc. in the U.S. Deal leading to used-car lots at Wal-Mart stores; Offer of certified vehicles by the alliance Price 1 Auto Stores; Appointment of Dennis Moore as president of Price 1.
ACCESSION #
6641106

 

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