Eve of Disruption, Automakers are trying out all kinds of new business models, from rebranding themselves as mobility companies to partnering with obscure start-ups. Can they take it to the bank?...More
The IW US 500: Tech Tunes Up as Oil Slides. It wasn’t a knockout punch for the nation’s oil behemoths but there was plenty of pain in the oil patch even as the world’s leading tech firm pulled off another record year....More
The Annual Awards Issue --
Introducing the IndustryWeek Industry Excellence Awards
Rodney Brooks of Rethink Robotics, Jim & Anne Davis of New Balance and Bob Chapman of Barry-Wehmiller recognized for leadership in manufacturing.
The 2015 IW Best Plants Award winners represent our 26th class of high achievers. These ambassadors of manufacturing excellence aim high today and aspire to even better performances tomorrow....More
Leadership: PPG’s Team Player Takes His Place at the Top.
CEO Michael McGarry has a rich history with PPG, but his focus is on a future where the global manufacturer extends its lead in the coatings sector....More
When General Electric announced a deal last month to advertise on the fabled jerseys of the Boston Celtics, it got us thinking: What other American manufacturing and tech companies might be good fits for the uncharted territory of NBA jersey sponsorships?