Items Tagged with 'automotive'


Auto supplier hires VP of operations

November 15, 2019
A supplier of components to specialty automotive markets has named a new operations executive. Read More

UAW president takes leave of absence

November 4, 2019
| By AP
DETROIT — The United Auto Workers announced that President Gary Jones is taking a paid leave of absence amid a federal investigation of corruption within the union. Read More

Auto supplier selling Grand Rapids operations

October 31, 2019
A global auto supplier is selling its local operations to a private equity firm on the state’s east side. Read More

Ford and union reach tentative agreement

October 31, 2019
DETROIT — The United Auto Workers union has reached a tentative contract agreement with Ford after three days of intense bargaining. Read More

Fiat Chrysler merger with PSA appears headed for approval

October 31, 2019
DETROIT — In a merger deal that appears to be heading for approval, Fiat Chrysler stands to gain electric vehicle technology, while PSA Peugeot Citroen could benefit from a badly needed dealership network to reach its goal of selling vehicles in the U.S. Read More

GM and union reach tentative deal

October 16, 2019
DETROIT — Bargainers for General Motors and the United Auto Workers reached a tentative deal today that could end a monthlong strike that brought the company's U.S. factories to a standstill. Read More

Auto supplier making $85M acquisition

August 12, 2019
An auto supplier in the region is acquiring an out-of-state manufacturer. Read More

Auto supplier building $15M plant

August 7, 2019
An auto supplier in the region is building a new manufacturing facility out of state. Read More

Firm invests $10M in startup

August 7, 2019
A local investment firm has pledged $10 million to support an out-of-state startup’s car buying and selling platform. Read More

Auto supplier opens training center

June 11, 2019
An auto supplier has opened a technical training center in the region to upskill its advanced manufacturing workers. Read More