TITLE

The Big Squeeze

AUTHOR(S)
Chappell, Lindsay
PUB. DATE
June 2000
SOURCE
Automotive News;06/05/2000, Vol. 74 Issue 5878, p32i
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Interview
ABSTRACT
Presents an interview with Emil Hassan, senior vice president for Nissan North America Inc. regarding supply chain and costs. Status of the company in cost-cutting efforts; Concern over the perception of suppliers on the cost-cutting process; Strategies for convincing suppliers on price reduction issues.
ACCESSION #
3212772

 

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