Case study 1: VdU - Van den Udenhout (www.udenhout.nl) Activities
Car dealerships – profit centres: • Sales new cars • Sales used cars • Service • Finance and insurance Bodyshops Leasing
Volkswagen Audi Volkswagen commercial vehicles
In the South of the Netherlands: Den Bosch, Oss, Zaltbommel and Boxtel
VdU is part of ‘Pon’, one of the largest family-owned companies in the Netherlands, employing more than 10,000 people (www.pon.nl)
Using management accounting to lengthen the time frame of managers | 7
Published on Nov 2, 2010
Most of the criticism of traditional management accounting and control concerns its short-term orientation. The Netherlands, in contrast w...