TRAVERSE CITY, MI – General Motors Corp. Vice Chairman-North America Bob Lutz spends a sizable portion of his address at the Aug. 7 Management Briefing Seminars here indicating GM is seeking a new era of cooperation with its suppliers, but some large suppliers remain skeptical. Bob Lutz, with GM North America President Gary Cowger in background “They’ve held us hostage on pricing,” one supplier CEO tells Ward’s. “They must’ve come up with that (a new policy of warmer relations ...

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