Jose Munoz

Ghosn defectors mount as Nissan's Palmer joins Aston Martin

Sept. 3, 2014 10:18 CET
Nissan's loss of Chief Planning Officer Andy Palmer to Aston Martin is fueling concern that the talent pool surrounding CEO Carlos Ghosn is drying up....
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N.A. is key Nissan profit center in quarter

12:01 am U.S. ET | Aug. 4, 2014
Declining incentives, rising sales and added production at Nissan Motor Corp.'s North American operations fueled a 22 percent surge in operating profit in that region in the latest quarter....
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Nissan profit rises 37% on U.S., China demand

5:05 am U.S. ET | July 28, 2014
Nissan said net income rose 37 percent to $1.1 billion in the April-June quarter as deliveries rose in the United States and China, its two biggest markets....
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Mann trots the globe keeping Nissan on track

12:01 am U.S. ET | June 9, 2014
Trevor Mann travels the world, often, to make sure Nissan's regional companies meet their targets on cost control and product launches. He recently traveled to China, Southeast Asia, the United States, Canada and Brazil. This month he'll jump from Japan to Europe to Africa to the Middle East to India. And he'll do it all over again next quarter as Nissan reaches for an 8 percent global operating-profit margin....
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Nissan brand is prospering, but Munoz wants more

12:01 am U.S. ET | May 5, 2014
Nissan brand's U.S. sales are increasing; market share is rising; Nissan outsold Honda for the first three months of the year; new products are being launched more smoothly; dealer profitability is up, and the factory has ironed out some of the prickly issues on factory sales incentive programs that have vexed dealers....
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Nissan sells dealers on new spiff strategy

12:01 am U.S. ET | April 14, 2014
Nissan's U.S. chief is convinced that a dealer sales incentive program launched nationally on April 1 will make his retailers bigger and richer, and propel Nissan toward its goal of a 10 percent U.S. market share....
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All Nissan dealers get small van

12:01 am U.S. ET | Jan. 27, 2014
Realizing it has a hot product in its compact NV200 van, Nissan has decided to offer it to all 1,100 of its U.S. dealers....
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Munoz: Core products drove Nissan's sales gains in 2013

6:47 pm U.S. ET | Jan. 26, 2014
Jose Munoz, 48, recently named chairman of Nissan's North American operations, paused at the convention to speak with Staff Reporter Lindsay Chappell....
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'Digital first' is now automaker marketing execs' mantra

6:24 pm U.S. ET | Jan. 14, 2014
Social media, YouTube videos and other digital advertising platforms are now driving how automotive marketing executives plan their campaigns, a panel of automotive marketing executives said Tuesday....
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Nissan plucks one of Hyundai's sales stars

1:48 pm U.S. ET | Jan. 7, 2014
Nissan has recruited a rising star from Hyundai, Derrick Hatami, to take over its United States sales operations as Nissan reorganizes its North American management structure....
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Canadian dealer buries a Jeep, hires an ambassador and puts on the Ritz

At Bay King Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, Ram in Hamilton, Ontario, 5th-generation dealer Jamie Richter, acting on his dad's advice, has taken luxury-hotel touches and applied them to his newly built showroom. Mon., December 15
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