Breadcrumb Home News June 22, 2007 02:00 AM Suppliers stalled: Consultants say U.S. business slipping but not doomed Mike McNulty Tweet Share Share Email More Print AKRON (June 25, 2007) — The automotive parts business in the U.S. isn´t dead. It´s simply in a deep snooze. Letter to the Editor Rubber & Plastics News wants to hear from its readers. If you want to express your opinion on a story or issue, email your letter to Editor Bruce Meyer at [email protected]. View the discussion thread.