DANA POINT, CA – Toyota Motor Sales U.S.A. Inc. is “substantially ahead” of where it intended to be this year in terms of cutting costs and does not need to move workers out of California to save money, a top company official says. And, after a period of restructuring, the auto maker now is in “cost-containment mode,” Bob Carter, group vice president and general manager-Toyota Div., tells Ward’s. “We made a huge reduction in selling expense over the last year,” he says here during a ...
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