Upstart Internet blistering past staid auto industry
- ASSEMBLING AN E-MARKET. Fisher, Dennis // eWeek;09/04/2000, Vol. 17 Issue 36, p39
Focuses on major automakers' collaboration on an Internet trading exchange. Public announcements by some of the automakers; Emphasis on areas most important to their competitive advantage; Features of the Covisint Internet trading exchange.
- Reports of the dealer's demise appear to have been premature. Harris, Donna // Automotive News;8/28/2000, Vol. 74 Issue 5890, p48
Focuses on developments related to Internet automobile marketers as of August 28, 2000. Online car marketers' efforts to take the place of car dealers; Collapse of several online car marketing firms.
- INTERNET TIME FLIES BY IN DETROIT AND D.C. Dodge, John // eWeek;05/29/2000, Vol. 17 Issue 22, p3
Criticizes the actions taken by automobile manufacturers against Internet companies in the United States that sell cars on their Web sites. Brand dilution concerns promoting car makers to take drastic actions to curb online car shopping and sales; Allegations that the car industry's measures...
- BIG 3 REV E-ENGINES. Fisher, Dennis // eWeek;05/29/2000, Vol. 17 Issue 22, p11
Focuses on the action taken by automobile manufacturers in the United States against Internet companies engaged in online automobile dealing. Warnings issued to dealers not to sell cars to online brokers; Observers' allegations that the car makers' actions are prompted by their effort to...
- Time to Move on. Winter, Drew // Ward's Auto World;Jun2001, Vol. 37 Issue 6, p5
Editorial. Comments on the proliferation of the Internet technology. Effects of the technology on economic condition of the automobile industry; Importance of the cooperation between Internet companies and the automobile industry.
- Covisint to launch as more than auction. Kisiel, Ralph // Automotive News;8/21/2000, Vol. 74 Issue 5889, p24L
Reports that United States-based online supplier exchange Covisint will offer diverse services to companies that use it. Automobile makers that would jointly develop Covisint's purchasing capabilities; Interest of Internet firms in the exchange; Need for government approval of Covisint's...
- Revelers and Weepers in the Dotcom Market Crash. Piszczalski, Martin // Automotive Manufacturing & Production;Jun2000, Vol. 112 Issue 6, p16
Focuses on the impact of the stock-price decline in Internet-based companies on the automobile industry in the United States. Its effect on original equipment manufacturers and procurement managers; Consequence on the business operations of Internet-based startup companies; Web-infrastructure...
- Skinner leads charge to keep Covisint here. Roush, Matt // Crain's Detroit Business;09/11/2000, Vol. 16 Issue 37, p44
Focuses on the effort of Michael Skinner, chief executive officer of Ideal Technology Solutions U.S. Inc. in keeping the corporate headquarters of the Web portal Covisint in Michigan. Link between the automobile industry and the supply chain of Covisint; Advantages of the technology to...
- Dot-coms vs. Detroit. Smith, David C.; Washington, Frank S. // Ward's Auto World;Jul2000, Vol. 36 Issue 7, p42
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