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CAR MBS: Manufacturing Ops Need Better Tech, Experts Say

Equipment needs updating—as do the personnel in the industry
#Tesla #Chrysler

Labor

GM Charges FCA with Corporate Espionage

New claims of offshore accounts, boardroom moles and more
#Fiat #GeneralMotors #legal

Labor

Honda Office Workers Hit the Line in Ohio

Staffers requested to help with production work in Ohio
#facilities #Honda

Labor

Back to the Ramparts for GM, FCA on Racketeering Claim

Appeals court overturns order for CEOs resolve case in person
#people #legal #Fiat

Labor

Carmakers Ask for a Timeout on Emissions in Europe

COVID-19 blamed for clogging the certification process
#covid-19 #europe #emissions

Marketing

EV Startup Byton Suspends Operations

Waiting out the coronavirus pandemic
#asia #BMW #Byton

Production

Ford’s Salaried Staff to Work from Home All Summer

Mass returns not expected until at least September
#GeneralMotors #Toyota #facilities

Labor

Ex-UAW Chief Pleas Guilty in Corruption Scandal

Highest-ranking official nabbed to date in 4-year-old probe
#people #legal #Chrysler

Labor

Global Auto Supply Base Revs Up

Parts suppliers are cranking up production worldwide, but “normal” is months away
#asia #europe #facilities

Production

What Suppliers Need to Know Right Now

This is a time of reckoning for the auto industry, says Paul Eichenberg. He has some recommendations as to how companies can make their way through it.
#facilities #Chevrolet #covid-19