TRAVERSE CITY, MI – Go ahead, be courageous. Tell your customers when they’ve screwed up. That was the advice of panelists attempting to “Revive, Revise or Replace the Broken Business Model” Tuesday at the Management Briefing Seminars. The current business model within the North American auto industry is unacceptable to many suppliers struggling for survival in the face of aggressive price cuts from the Big Three. How to fix it? Judging by the remarks of panelists Tuesday, the solution ...

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