AUBURN HILLS, MI – Chrysler LLC is swearing off single-supplier sourcing, says John Campi, executive vice president-procurement. Barely masking sarcasm, Campi tells Ward’s the auto maker’s ongoing legal struggles with bankrupt Plastech Engineered Products Inc. represents “a great little example” of the need for an about-face. When nagging quality concerns prompted Chrysler to tear up its sourcing contract with Plastech, the supplier filed for Chapter 11, thwarting the auto maker from ...
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