As quality manager for Specialty Products Company, Ryan is responsible for organizing and managing internal and external audits to maintain compliance with ISO 9001:2015 and IATF 16949:2016. He drives supplier development by reviewing external procedures for both their international and domestic supply chain, and aids them in problem solving and standards development, while also supporting both internal and external continuous improvement efforts.Read More
Welcoming AIAG’s Newest Quality Steering Committee Member, Specialty Products Company’s Ryan Buckner!
When Tonya Vanover attended her first AIAG event several years ago, she never imagined she would one day work for the organization. As AIAG’s new program manager for sustainable supply chain logistics, Vanover brings a unique perspective to the role because she has worked as an OEM and on the supplier side. Prior to accepting this position with AIAG, Vanover was senior buyer — global purchasing and supply chain for General Motors.Read More
Just added to the AIAG Store…get your copy of the new M-25 Finished Vehicle Logistics Connected Vehicle Supply Chain Data Specifications now!
Connected vehicles communicate critical information using onboard sensors and internet connectivity to share data on their location, condition, and more. This information not only helps track the vehicle in transit from plant to dealership – vehicle data can indicate tire pressure, state of battery charge, and more. This enables transit partners to proactively identify issues and prepare solutions to maintain vehicle schedules.Read More
Ready for more Future Automotive Expert (FAE) content? Check out the following recordings from the first quarter of 2023 and the latest event on May 2nd.Read More
Whether you're ready to explore MMOG/LE, USMCA, or the Harmonized Tariff Schedule (HTS), we've got you covered! Check out course details below, and secure your spot(s) today at the AIAG Store.Read More
Customs. The Fighting Trade Cheats Act (S. 805, introduced March 15 by Sens. Brown, D-Ohio, and Tillis, R-N.C.) would increase civil penalties (including monetary penalties and bans on importing) for, and improve enforcement with respect to, fraud and gross negligence under 19 USC 1592. The two senators said this bill would allow private companies to sue foreign producers.Read More
The Trade Facilitation and Trade Enforcement Act of 2015 (TFTEA) was the first law since the Department of Homeland Security's inception in 2003 to grant U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) comprehensive authority to ensure a fair and competitive trade environment.Read More
WASHINGTON, March 28 (Reuters) - The Biden administration on Tuesday imposed new trade restrictions on five Chinese companies for allegedly aiding in the repression of the Uyghur Muslim minority but China rejected the accusation as "lies" aimed at constraining it.Read More
In 2021, the AIAG Quality Steering Committee (QSC) asked a critical question: Considering Industry 4.0, what will the automotive industry and it’s “tools of quality” look like in the next 5-10 years?Read More
Ready for your next AIAG training? While spots are still available for May and June sessions, we're already looking ahead to July. Simply click the links below to learn more and register today!Read More