Toyota puts limit on store ownership

Harris, Donna Lawrence
September 1996
Automotive News;9/16/1996, Vol. 71 Issue 5678, p1
Trade Publication
Reports on Toyota Motor Sales U.S.A. Inc.'s placement of a limit on the number of automobile franchises owned by corporations. Ownership requirements; Reasons for limiting ownership.


Related Articles

  • Camry price rises 1.7% for 1998.  // Automotive News;8/11/1997, Vol. 71 Issue 5726, p30 

    Announces that Toyota Motor Sales U.S.A. Inc. has raised prices an average of $343, or 1.7 percent, on the Camry for 1998. Statistics regarding the price increases of several automobile manufacturers; Price increase of the Chevrolet Corvette.

  • Toyota view: Buyer is boss. Miller, Joe // Automotive News;1/18/1999, Vol. 73 Issue 5802, p26 

    Reports on Toyota Motor Sales U.S.A. Inc. executive James Press' speech on the company's sales methods in the American automobile industry, delivered during the 1999 Automotive News World Congress. Toyota's retailing strategy; Relationship with dealers; Target customers of the company.

  • Toyota plans retail overhaul. Rechtin, Mark // Automotive News;3/24/1997, Vol. 71 Issue 5705, p1 

    Features Toyota Motor Sales U.S.A. Inc.'s `New Era Business Strategy' automobile retail program. Key changes at the company following a reorganization announced in March 1997; Toyota's plans for its zero-defects assembly process; Customer service initiatives under the strategy. INSET: Borst to...

  • Genesis exodus at Toyota? Rechtin, Mark // Automotive News;2/14/2000, Vol. 74 Issue 5861, p3 

    Reports on the changes in the management line-up of Toyota Motor Sales U.S.A. Inc. Promotion of manager in Genesis division to sales administration; Reassignment of liaison officer to truck marketing; Appointment of majority of Genesis staff into long-range planning projects.

  • Camry is top seller in US.  // Automotive Engineer;Feb98, Vol. 23 Issue 2, p8 

    Focuses on the annual sales of Toyota Motor Sales USA Inc. Recognition of the sales performance of Camry automobiles; Comparison between the sales revenue of Camry and Honda Accord.

  • Toyota aiming for 1.5 million sales next year. Rechtin, Mark // Automotive News;2/22/1999, Vol. 73 Issue 5807, p3 

    Reports on Toyota Motor Sales U.S.A. Inc.'s plans to boost sales in the American automobile market. Toyota's sales gains since 1997; Strategy to create demand; Major automobile brands marketed by the company; Toyota's market-share projections.

  • Accentuate Heijunka, Eliminate Junk. Andel, Tom // Material Handling Engineering;Aug99, Vol. 54 Issue 8, pSCF2 

    Details the heijunka practices of Toyota Motor Sales which are designed to eliminate spikes in demand, create operational efficiency and reduce costs throughout the supply chain. Rules established by Toyota; Comments from company officials; Benefits gained by Toyota from such practices.

  • Toyota to Gieszl: A job well done. Rechtin, Mark // Automotive News;7/5/1999, Vol. 73 Issue 5827, p3 

    Reports on Toyota Motor Sales U.S.A. Inc. executive vice president Yale Gieszl's appointment as vice chairman of the company. Career background; Achievements; Improvements in Toyota Motor's business operations and financial performance during Gieszl's term.

  • Group of 9, with keys to Toyota's future, tries to connect with a new generation. Rechtin, Mark // Automotive News;7/12/1999, Vol. 73 Issue 5828, p3 

    Reports on Toyota Motor Sales U.S.A. Inc.'s creation of its Genesis Group to lead the company's efforts to target young buyers. Group's impact on the company's business operations; Changes in marketing strategies and product development.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics