TITLE

Making a difference at Caterpillar

AUTHOR(S)
Vance, David
PUB. DATE
July 1998
SOURCE
Business Economics;Jul98, Vol. 33 Issue 3, p17
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses how the Business Intelligence Group of Caterpillar Incorporated operates. Services provided by the group; Economic forecasts made by the group; Costumer focus of the group.
ACCESSION #
800206

 

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