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    Default How to irritate your customers with a vengeance.

    ST have a bijou problemette in supplying ASICs to Nissan.

    As in "stop the line guys, we ain't got enough black boxes".

    Oooops.

    Nissan Car Production Halted By ST Supply Delinquency - 14/07/2010 - Electronics Weekly

    And here's a theory why it's happened.

    Why Is ST Delinquent? (Mannerisms)

    A single source with a single source.

    Not a good move that.

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    This is the problem when accountants run supply chains.

    No excuse unless there is a global shortage of a critical raw material.

    or they were using .net APO for their planning.

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    That's one thing at Nissan.... NEVER NEVER EVER stop the line!

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