TITLE

Opinion

PUB. DATE
May 2002
SOURCE
Automotive News;5/27/2002, Vol. 76 Issue 5985, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Comments on the demand of Delphi Corp. for the adoption of lean manufacturing among automobile parts suppliers in the U.S. Importance of a partnership between Delphi and its suppliers; Difficulty of lean manufacturing; Value of showrooms.
ACCESSION #
6878016

 

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