Original Equipment Suppliers Association (OESA) http://wardsauto.com/taxonomy/term/54270/more en North American Suppliers Investing in Additional Capacity http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/north-american-suppliers-investing-additional-capacity <div class="field-deck"> 2014 Automotive Outlook </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Some suppliers are investing in additional facilities because they are confident current production levels will be sustained and because they have exhausted most of their avenues to stretch available capacity. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/north-american-suppliers-investing-additional-capacity" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/north-american-suppliers-investing-additional-capacity#comments Public Gated Data Center Auto Makers Plants & Production Suppliers North America North America - Regional Mexico U.S. American Axle Chrysler Denso Ford General Motors Visteon Capacity Utilization Logistics Original Equipment Suppliers Association (OESA) Automotive Compass Chris Son Continental Structural Plastics Dave Andrea Durr Halla Visteon Harbour Results Honda K2XX platform Kiekert Laurie Harbour Mazda Nissan vendor tooling Wed, 04 Dec 2013 10:58:00 +0000 903851 at http://wardsauto.com OESA’s DeKoker: Unemployment Holds Back ‘Recovery’ http://wardsauto.com/ar/dekoker_unemployment_holds_111128 <div class="field-byline"> Tom Murphy </div> <div class="node-body article-body">In a year-end interview, OESA President and CEO Neil DeKoker talks about declining supplier bankruptcies, risk of a double-dip recession, raw-material price fluctuations and the debate over conflict minerals.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/ar/dekoker_unemployment_holds_111128" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Public News & Analysis Auto Makers Management & Strategy Plants & Production Politics Suppliers North America North America U.S. General Motors Magna Suppliers Management & Strategy Plants & Production Politics Original Equipment Suppliers Association (OESA) Purchashing State of Industry: North America Supply Chain Employment General Motors Magna U.S. Mon, 28 Nov 2011 14:00:00 +0000 358701 at http://wardsauto.com OESA Bridges Communication Gap Between Suppliers, Auto Makers http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/oesa-bridges-communication-gap-between-suppliers-auto-makers <div class="field-byline"> William Diem </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Many Original Equipment Suppliers Assn. members are Tier 2 or Tier 3 “and would never normally have access to the purchasers in a forum where they can meet them and shake hands,” says Chairman Bill Kozyra.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/oesa-bridges-communication-gap-between-suppliers-auto-makers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/oesa-bridges-communication-gap-between-suppliers-auto-makers#comments Public News & Analysis Auto Makers Management & Strategy North America North America U.S. Auto Makers Chrysler Management & Strategy Management Briefing Seminars Original Equipment Suppliers Association (OESA) Center for Automotive Research Chrysler U.S. Thu, 04 Aug 2011 15:23:00 +0000 278251 at http://wardsauto.com Auto Part Shortages to Change Competitive Landscape http://wardsauto.com/ar/part_shortages_change_110210 <div class="field-byline"> Tom Murphy </div> <div class="node-body article-body">As some suppliers struggle to fill the pipeline, others see opportunities to grab new business. “The cardinal sin is to shut down an assembly plant,” says OESA’s Andrea. “It can ruin the best of reputations.”</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/ar/part_shortages_change_110210" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/ar/part_shortages_change_110210#comments Public News & Analysis Auto Makers Management & Strategy Plants & Production Politics Suppliers Vehicles & Technology North America North America U.S. Auto Makers Chrysler Delphi Ford Suppliers Volkswagen Management & Strategy Plants & Production Politics Electronics Finance Materials Original Equipment Suppliers Association (OESA) Steel Supply Chain Chrysler Delphi Ford Suppliers U.S. Volkswagen Thu, 10 Feb 2011 14:00:00 +0000 47791 at http://wardsauto.com OEMs Willing to Swallow Raw-Material Price Increases http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/oems-willing-swallow-raw-material-price-increases <div class="field-byline"> Tom Murphy </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Auto makers “recognize that the suppliers cannot absorb raw-material costs that are coming in because they won’t survive if the suppliers foot the entire bill,” says TI Automotive CEO Bill Kozyra.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/oems-willing-swallow-raw-material-price-increases" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/oems-willing-swallow-raw-material-price-increases#comments Premium Limited News & Analysis Auto Makers Management & Strategy Suppliers Europe Vehicles & Technology North America North America U.S. United Kingdom Chrysler Suppliers Management & Strategy Original Equipment Suppliers Association (OESA) Product Development Purchashing Supply Chain Vehicles & Technology Chrysler Consolidation U.K. U.S. Wed, 02 Feb 2011 20:36:00 +0000 35435 at http://wardsauto.com Ford Scan Technology Aiding Supplier Base http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/ford-scan-technology-aiding-supplier-base <div class="field-byline"> Byron Pope </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Data gleaned from the CT scans is provided to suppliers to help them streamline their processes to eliminate any future imperfections.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/ford-scan-technology-aiding-supplier-base" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/ford-scan-technology-aiding-supplier-base#comments Public News & Analysis Auto Makers Management & Strategy Plants & Production Suppliers Vehicles & Technology North America North America U.S. Auto Makers Ford Suppliers Manufacturing Technology Original Equipment Suppliers Association (OESA) Product Development Vehicles & Technology Ford Suppliers U.S. Thu, 30 Dec 2010 14:30:00 +0000 28289 at http://wardsauto.com Supplier Roundup http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/supplier-roundup-356 <div class="field-byline"> Laurel Wright Lindh </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A roundup of this week’s news involving automotive suppliers.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/supplier-roundup-356" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/supplier-roundup-356#comments Premium News & Analysis World Management & Strategy Plants & Production Suppliers Asia Pacific Europe Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. Europe Asia Pacific World Suppliers TRW Visteon Management & Strategy Plants & Production Finance Materials Original Equipment Suppliers Association (OESA) Supply Chain Vehicles & Technology Accuride TRW Visteon Wed, 24 Nov 2010 14:50:00 +0000 28241 at http://wardsauto.com Suppliers Fear Return to ‘Old Way’ of Doing Business http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/suppliers-fear-return-old-way-doing-business <div class="field-byline"> Tom Murphy </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Heavy workload, exhaustion, bitterness over lost pensions and benefits are pervasive among supplier employees. Still, the OESA finds growing optimism among parts makers.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/suppliers-fear-return-old-way-doing-business" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/suppliers-fear-return-old-way-doing-business#comments Public News & Analysis Management & Strategy Plants & Production Suppliers North America North America U.S. Federal-Mogul Suppliers Visteon Management & Strategy Plants & Production Finance Original Equipment Suppliers Association (OESA) State of Industry: North America Supply Chain Visteon Mon, 22 Nov 2010 14:00:00 +0000 2663 at http://wardsauto.com UAW’s Gettelfinger Rallies Members in Farewell Speech http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/uaw-s-gettelfinger-rallies-members-farewell-speech <div class="field-byline"> Byron Pope </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The outgoing president praises union members for accepting difficult concessions last year as part of bankruptcies at GM and Chrysler.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/uaw-s-gettelfinger-rallies-members-farewell-speech" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/uaw-s-gettelfinger-rallies-members-farewell-speech#comments Public News & Analysis Auto Makers Management & Strategy Politics Suppliers North America North America U.S. American Axle Chrysler Daimler Freightliner General Motors Management & Strategy Politics Original Equipment Suppliers Association (OESA) Supply Chain United Auto Workers (UAW) Chrysler Daimler Freightliner General Motors UAW Mon, 14 Jun 2010 17:55:00 +0000 37308 at http://wardsauto.com Small Business Still on Decline Due to Tight Credit, Bernanke Tells Detroit Conference http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/small-business-still-decline-due-tight-credit-bernanke-tells-detroit-conference <div class="field-byline"> James M. Amend </div> <div class="node-body article-body">While the U.S. government provided stimulus to big suppliers through the auto makers during the recession and now encourages banks to lend to small businesses that can repay, credit remains elusive, the Federal Reserve chief says.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/small-business-still-decline-due-tight-credit-bernanke-tells-detroit-conference" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/small-business-still-decline-due-tight-credit-bernanke-tells-detroit-conference#comments Premium Limited News & Analysis Auto Makers Management & Strategy Politics North America North America U.S. Auto Makers Management & Strategy Politics Finance Original Equipment Suppliers Association (OESA) Thu, 03 Jun 2010 17:42:00 +0000 3354 at http://wardsauto.com