Essays Tagged: "Pontiac"

U.S Automobile Industry's Share of the Market

composed of four major vehicle manufacturers- Buick, Cadillac, Oldsmobile, and Oakland which became Pontiac. Presently, General Motors is made up of Buick, Cadillac, Oldsmobile, Chevrolet, Pontiac, an ...

(4 pages) 410 0 3.0 Oct/1996

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Case study of Automobile Industry. Research on General Motors

ands: GM's automotive brands are Buick, Cadillac, Chevrolet, GMC, Holden, HUMMER, Oldsmobile, Opel, Pontiac, Saab, Saturn and Vauxhall. In some countries, the GM distribution network also markets vehi ... s to focus those brands against those markets. These highly focused brands, including the "all new" Pontiac Grand Prix, Chevrolet Malibu, Oldsmobile Intrigue, Cadillac Catera, Buick Century, and GMC Y ...

(23 pages) 1897 0 4.5 Dec/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies > Automotive Companies

Describe one event in your life that had a major impact on you. (College Preparation) Title: "Bad Skiing Experience"

s and just accelerate down the mountain.At six in the morning I just awoke from a one hour nap, The Pontiac had traveled at least 100miles north from New York City away from civilization, the street l ...

(2 pages) 35 0 2.0 Oct/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Michigan pontiac case

THE MICHIGAN CASEEvaluate the different alternatives regarding the future of the Pontiac Plant- what are the advantages and disadvantages of each alternative?1. How should Michigan ... ew plants.Loss in investment and loss in management talent.Completion cost would reach 3 millionThe Pontiac plant has the responsibility to service three divisions of the product line and low volume p ... e product line and low volume products, what'll happen with the actual costumers?Labor relations at Pontiac were described as goodTraining cost is low, operators can specialize on one type of machine. ...

(2 pages) 42 0 0.0 Nov/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

System life cycle

ses on producing plastic products from its plants located in San Jose, California, Albany, Georgia, Pontiac, Michigan and Hang Zhou, China. Riordan Manufacturing supplies its products to major buyers ... r traveling salespeople and marketing staff to assist with the input of data in the new systems.The Pontiac, Michigan office's wiring is outdated. New Cat-5 or Fiber wiring should be installed to lay ...

(22 pages) 966 0 3.8 Jul/2005

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

Riordan Manufacturing, Inc. - Operation Gatekeeper

or security documentation for all locations: San Jose, California (headquarters); Albany, Georgia; Pontiac, Michigan; and Hangzhous, China. Additionally, Riordan's security policies are outdated or n ... each location.NETWORK INVENTORYALBANY, GEORGIANETWORK INVENTORYSAN JOSE, CALIFORNIANETWORK INVENTORYPONTIAC, MICHIGANNETWORK INVENTORYHANGZHOU, CHINANETWORK INVENTORYMANUFACTURING FLOORThere was no ne ...

(12 pages) 805 0 4.0 Jan/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Internet and networking

PR Campaign Strategy

tools, Riordan Manufacturing has created the following tactical plan to address the closing of the Pontiac site:Event PlanningRiordan realizes that the closing of this facility will have a lasting im ... rm and address all of those affected by this decision.* Announcement Meeting - All employees at the Pontiac site will be required to attend a 3:00 p.m. meeting where they will be told that the plant w ...

(5 pages) 427 0 3.0 Feb/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

PR Campaign: Riordan Manufacturing Inc.

pany survival by reaching out to customers with new, affordable and reliable products.In moving the Pontiac plant to Nogales, Mexico, these issues will be addressed. The concerns of volume, growth, pr ... ctive of this PR campaign is to prepare and promote the need for Riordan's decision to relocate the Pontiac, Michigan site operation to Mexico. The key objective is to keep the peace within its United ...

(19 pages) 1835 1 4.6 Mar/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Global Market Analysis: Krispy Kreme in Hong Kong

reme was established in 1937 by Vernon Rudolph who left the family business, taking with him a 1936 Pontiac, $200 in cash, a doughnut making machine and the secret yeast raised doughnut recipe. Rudolp ... d repaid the loan as doughnuts were sold. The partners began selling to grocery retailers using the Pontiac as a delivery wagon. As requests for "fresh baked" donuts increased, they cut a hole in the ...

(4 pages) 151 0 5.0 Mar/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Baby Be-Bop By Francesca Lia Block

teenage boy in high school that adores the beach and his surfboard, along with Fifi's red-and-white Pontiac convertible.Fifi: She is just an old and odd woman who wants to know her grandson Dirk.Summa ...

(1 pages) 735 0 0.0 Feb/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

John Delorean

Packard not too long Semon Knudsen, a GM legend, picked up DeLorean to become a chief engineer for Pontiac. Knudsen had planned to have he and DeLorean make cars to get "the young crowd", to bu ... nd DeLorean make cars to get "the young crowd", to buy. So DeLorean put a big engine into the Pontiac Tempest, the new creation became known as the G.T.O. They created the G.T.O. without being a ...

(29 pages) 11 0 0.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Pontiac Trans-Am

I am doing my report on the Pontiac Fire bird also known as the Trans-AM. I am focusing on the WS6 model. The WS6 refers to the ... am focusing on the WS6 model. The WS6 refers to the engine size and performance package. The Pontiac Fire Bird is the answer to Chevrolet's hot Camaro SS and the Ford Cobra Mustang. The WS6 has ... nd 340ft pounds of torque at 4000. The compression ratio of the WS6 is 10.1. The Gas mileage of the Pontiac Trans-Am is 18 miles per gallon in the city and 25 miles on the highway. One of the best poi ...

(2 pages) 882 0 3.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers


ut I thought it was cool. About a month later I was being challenged into a race with a 1999 Pontiac Grand Am. I accepted only for the fact that I'd rather be called a "loser" than a "chi ...

(3 pages) 543 0 0.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

DBM 500 Database Concepts - Riordan Manufacturing,Plan for Business to Business Web Site

ives, including (1) develop JIT process for components required for the custom plastic fabrication (Pontiac Plant), (2) obtain a 99% on-time delivery of electric fans from local Chinese supplier and r ... c bottles. It main material need is for plastic polymers which it obtains from various vendors. The Pontiac plant, on the other hand produces a wide range of custom-made plastic parts. It also creates ...

(7 pages) 215 1 3.8 Sep/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Material Requirements Planning (MRP) System – Riordan Manufacturing,

dividuals as key stakeholders:- Mark Neitzel VP Operations- Ronald Nelis Director Plant Operations (Pontiac)- Craig Granbeig Director Plant Operations (Albany)- Charles Williamson VP International Ope ... K scanners. The RFID tags are all stamped with barcodes numbered 100000-200000, providing Riordan's Pontiac, MI plant with more than enough tags to divide between the Shipping and Receiving department ...

(17 pages) 232 0 0.0 Jan/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Air Safety

a commercial aircraft, or needless to mention a fighter plane. Nothing even comes close, you take a pontiac for example and you run it everyday al day, and see what happens, it'll fall apart in a few ...

(1 pages) 601 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Database Implementation Plan for Riordan Manufacturing University of Phoenix DBM/500

oss the world. With three plants based in the continental US, which are located in Albany, Georgia; Pontiac Michigan; and in San Jose, California, which is the company headquarters. A fourth plant is ...

(9 pages) 234 0 0.0 Oct/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Riordan Manufacturing Inventory Process

mpany. In order to accomplish this task, new computers will have to be purchased for the Albany and Pontiac plants, and a bar-coding system will need to be introduced to all of the Riordan sites. The ... capabilities and implementing a uniform control process at all the Riordan Manufacturing sites.The Pontiac and Albany plants must be technologically upgraded to the capacities of both San Jose and Ha ...

(11 pages) 48 0 3.0 Aug/2009

Subjects: Science Essays > Technology