AIAG Revises Supply Safe™ Pricing Structure for Universal Affordability

Apr 26, 2016

AIAG’s Supply Safe program —a common system to help automotive importers and their suppliers comply with the federal government’s Customs-Trade Partnership Against Terrorism (C-TPAT) — has debuted a new tiered pricing structure to make the program affordable to virtually any company in the industry.

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Apr 21, 2016

AIAG’s 2015 Quality 2020 study found that OEMs and suppliers both rank problem solving as one of the  most critical issues impacting quality. AIAG has formed a team of industry volunteers serving on a Problem Solving Ad Hoc Committee to study the situation and propose future projects to help improve problem solving effectiveness.

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Live and Via WebEx: Water Management in the Automotive Supply Chain

Apr 20, 2016

AIAG's Greenhouse Gas Workgroup has developed a complimentary training session to increase suppliers’ awareness of water management and how to report via the CDP Water Supply Chain.

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Apr 07, 2016

AIAG has created a new online portal to help connect OEMs and suppliers who have lost returnable transport items (RTIs) with those who have found them. The AIAG RTI Portal facilitates the process of locating lost RTIs (called orphans) as well as clearing them from the factory floor or warehouse where they were left. The goal is to save the industry time and money by facilitating the search-and-recovery process.

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AIAG Launches Cost-Effective New MMOG/LE e-Learning

Apr 07, 2016

AIAG has developed and launched a new online e-learning platform for the Materials Management Operations Guideline/Logistics Evaluation (MMOG/LE). The e-learning is available now in English and priced affordably for any size supplier. The course will be available in other languages in the near future.

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

Apr 06, 2016

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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April 21: Future Automotive Expert Event

Mar 30, 2016

Register NOW for this complimentary event for AIAG MEMBERS ONLY. Making Green Cars: How Innovative Plastic and Composite Technologies are Reducing the Carbon Footprint of Today's Vehicles is for those who are NEW to the auto industry: the future experts.

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Hurry! Register by April 13th to Beat the Price Increase for AIAG 2016 Corporate Responsibility Summit

Mar 25, 2016

Effective corporate responsibilities require companies to stay informed on the issues confronting them, as well as strategies for economically viable business cases, technical approaches for integration, and insight on how leading companies tackle similar issues.

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Why We Do What We Do

Mar 24, 2016

We’ve all heard it said: Volunteering for your industry is one of the most important and most needed acts a professional will ever do. But in today’s increasingly challenging global climate, finding time is harder than ever. So why do people make the extra effort required to do it?

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IATF Updates Timeline for New ISO/TS 16949 Automotive Quality Standard Revision

Mar 16, 2016

The International Automotive Task Force has approved the first draft of the new ISO/TS 16949 automotive quality standard to include additional stakeholder feedback. The revision work team is preparing for an April 2016 conference to obtain further stakeholder input. The IATF intends to release the transition strategy from ISO/TS 16949:2009 to the new automotive quality standard in April 2016.

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