About 27% of owners of Daimler AG’s Mercedes and Nissan Motor Co.’s Infiniti say they are “very interested” in buying a fully self-driving auto when those become available, according to a survey by MartizCx....More
Talking about company's 43% profit margin Kenji Yamaguchi said, “I shouldn’t be saying this, but I think that was probably too much. There were a lot of factors at play and underinvesting for the future was probably one of them.”...More
The agreement signed by 29 companies includes an annual review of pay by gender at each company, and an examination of hiring and promotion practices for unconscious bias and barriers to women reaching higher-level jobs....More
Solid performance in the labor market, strong outlook for economic activity and inflation, and anticipated full employment and stable prices are all contributing to possible increased interest rates....More
Global raw steel production totaled 133.7 million metric tons during July, -1.8% from the June tonnage and -1.36% from the July 2015 figure. Through seven months of activity for 2016, steelmakers worldwide have produced 929.6 million metric tons or raw steel, which -1.24% from the 2015 pace....More
The U.S. Army awarded contracts to Advanced Turbine Engine Co. and GE Aviation for new turboshaft engine designs to power its Black Hawk and Apache helicopters, the next stage of its Improved Turbine Engine program....More
Stratasys, Siemens and others big names are beginning to push 3D printing well into the center of manufacturing from around the edges, and while the tech hasn’t always lived up to the hype, it could still shake up the factory floor....More
How the short term focus on maximizing shareholder value and the predatory strategies of Wall ...
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