An industry in transition

Weber, Rick
March 2009
Trailer / Body Builders;Mar2009, Vol. 50 Issue 5, p38
Trade Publication
The article discusses the highlights of the 2009 Heavy Duty Dialogue's Megatrends: A CEO Strategy Discussion. The speakers included Arvinmeritor chairman Charles McClure, Dennis Slagle of Mack Trucks and Kelly Dier of Marmon Highway Technologies, who shared their views on the commercial vehicle market. McClure believes that the economic crisis is a chance to improve by making changes in size, structure and strategy. Slagle's solution includes global consolidation, environmental care and vertical integration. Dier thinks integrated partnerships are key.


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