Manufacturing

UAW President Jones Risks Upending Union’s Long Tradition of Leadership Integrity

Surely Walter Reuther and Doug Fraser are rolling over in their graves. For all the bad situations that business leaders can find themselves in...

Peugeot CEO Tavares Will Assume Top Job in Fiat Chrysler-PSA Merger

Updated 10/31 The tie-up between Fiat Chrysler Automotive and PSA, announced Thursday, will create a Eurocentric company with a better chance of long-term survival than...

Masters of Manufacturing: Crafty Counter CEO Manufactures ‘Flexitarian’ Alternative to Chicken Nuggets

This is the latest in our “Masters of Manufacturing” series, presented in partnership with The Indiana Economic Development Corporation. Each month we share insights...

With GM Strike Over, UAW Test Moves To CEOs of Ford and Fiat Chrysler

General Motors CEO Mary Barra paid a steep price for her company to retain flexibility in plant closings in GM’s new deal with the...

Manufacturing Cybersecurity

Does your CISO ever walk the factory floor? And if so, is he or she welcomed by the operations team? As recently as a few...

Barra’s Involvement Helps Yield New UAW Deal that GM Can Handle

CEO Mary Barra steps in and helps GM craft a new four-year deal with the UAW to end strike.

Old World Industries CEO On Changing The Culture Of A 46-Year Old Company

Old World Industries CEO Charles Culverhouse spoke with Chief Executive to talk about the biggest challenges the company faces, how they tackle sustainability and more.

Subaru North America CEO Thomas Doll On A Challenging Auto Industry

Chief Executive spoke with Subaru North America CEO Thomas Doll about why auto consumers haven’t embraced electric cars yet, the company’s corporate responsibility initiatives and more.

Barra Steps into Higher-Profile Role as GM Strike Reaches 1-Month Mark

The stakes for both GM and the UAW have increased markedly in a walkout that is the union’s longest against America’s largest automaker since 1970.

Now In Its 3rd Week, GM Strike Dents Manufacturing, Risks Overall U.S. Economy

Don’t look now, but the General Motors strike is threatening to become a significant drag on a U.S. manufacturing economy that really doesn’t need any more baggage right now.
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