A walkout at the plant over prayer breaks for Somali Muslim workers is still unresolved. CEO Dan Ariens and a Muslim rights group both weigh in on the issue, along with a pair of employment lawyers....More
Sharp surges on likely deal with Foxconn parent. ... Panasonic cuts sales targets thanks to Chinese slowdown. ... TSMC gains approval for $3 billion Chinese plant. ... Lenovo revenue down for first time since 2010....More
Zuchowski says making the Santa Fe midsize CUV at the automaker’s Montgomery, AL, plant alleviates the issue of having to build cars the market may not want to keep the plant running at capacity....More
The domestic container segment grew 5.2% in Q4. International shipments, which had been impacted by port congestion at the beginning of the year, fell 0.6% on high inventories and softer import growth....More
A more demanding business environment will require CEOs and their management teams to think more holistically about innovation, their operating models, and even how their products and services get at their end customers’ needs....More
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