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Carla Kalogeridis

Carla Kalogeridis is AIAG’s e-news editor.

Recent Posts

2016 Corporate Responsibility Summit Tackles Risk, Workforce, and Reputation

Posted by Carla Kalogeridis on Aug 24, 2016 12:00:21 PM

Moving the needle from theory to practice was at the heart of AIAG’s 2016 Corporate Responsibility Summit, held April 27-28, 2016, at the Suburban Collection Showplace in Novi, Michigan. Speakers addressed a variety of CR topics, providing the latest information to help participants build a business case for sustainability.

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Toyota’s Dave Mimms: Take the Opportunity to Be an Influencer

Posted by Carla Kalogeridis on Aug 17, 2016 2:57:20 PM

Actively involved in AIAG’s Quality Steering Committee since its inception 18 years ago — and a continuous member for the last 14 years — Dave Mimms, general manager of Quality Strategy Management for Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing North America, Inc., shares his thoughts about why he has stayed active in AIAG and what he thinks the industry still has to accomplish, in this exclusive interview with AIAG Quality e-News.

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Unilever: A Successful Business Case for Sustainability

Posted by Carla Kalogeridis on Jul 28, 2016 8:56:46 AM

Moving the needle from theory to practice was at the heart of AIAG’s 2016 Corporate Responsibility Summit, held April 27-28, 2016, at the Suburban Collection Showplace in Novi, Michigan. Speakers addressed a variety of CR topics, providing the latest information to help participants build a business case for sustainability.

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Lifecycle Assessment Strategies from Pirelli Tire

Posted by Carla Kalogeridis on Jun 22, 2016 11:23:27 AM

Moving the needle from theory to practice was at the heart of AIAG’s 2016 Corporate Responsibility Summit, held April 27-28, 2016, at the Suburban Collection Showplace in Novi, Michigan. Speakers addressed a variety of CR topics, providing the latest information to help participants build a business case for sustainability.

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INAUGURAL EVENT: MEXICO FVL CAPACITY 2020 — NOW OPEN FOR REGISTRATION

Posted by Carla Kalogeridis on Jun 8, 2016 9:43:17 AM

With a significant amount of auto industry production going to Mexico — and more vehicles coming into the U.S. from Mexico — estimates are that by 2020, the volume may exceed 5 million vehicles a year.

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2016 Corporate Responsibility Summit Tackles Risk, Workforce, and Reputation

Posted by Carla Kalogeridis on May 18, 2016 3:01:21 PM

Moving the needle from theory to practice was at the heart of AIAG’s 2016 Corporate Responsibility Summit, held April 27-28, 2016, at the Suburban Collection Showplace in Novi, Michigan. Speakers addressed a variety of CR topics, providing the latest information to help participants build a business case for sustainability.

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Industry Precedent: Suppliers invited to give feedback on upcoming ISO/TS 16949 Standard Revision

Posted by Carla Kalogeridis on May 16, 2016 2:48:56 PM

In a historic move by the International Automotive Task Force (IATF), automotive suppliers were invited to a recent international stakeholder conference to give feedback and make suggestions on what changes should be included in the revision of the international automotive quality standard to be released in December 2016.

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FVL OVERSIGHT COMMITTEE SAYS MEXICO LOGISTICS CAPACITY IS JOB ONE

Posted by Carla Kalogeridis on May 4, 2016 4:17:51 PM


AIAG’s FVL Oversight Committee says addressing logistics capacity challenges in Mexico is Job One for the industry right now. The new FVL Oversight Committee is the automotive industry’s sounding board on all things related to logistics, and is comprised of 11 selected individuals from among OEMs, rail, ocean, trucking, service providers, and advisors who represent the voice of the industry and guide AIAG to industry pain points.

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AIAG’s Trish Zarik Focused on Attracting More Members to FVL Initiatives

Posted by Carla Kalogeridis on Apr 6, 2016 1:40:22 PM

Trish Zarik joined AIAG in October 2015 as the program manager and consultant responsible for the overall activities of AIAG’s Finished Vehicle Logistics Group (FVL), reporting to Lang Ware, director of AIAG’s Supply Chain Services.

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Sutter: ‘No Time Left — You’ve Got to Adopt ACE Now”

Posted by Carla Kalogeridis on Mar 10, 2016 10:31:05 AM

Although mandatory use of the Automated Commercial Environment (ACE) for all electronic entry and entry summary filing began February 28, 2016, a dozen additional Partner Government Agencies (PGAs) will come online in July 2016, and mandatory use of ACE for all remaining electronic portions of the Canadian Border Patrol (CBP) cargo process begins October 1, 2016

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