Companies & Executives http://www.industryweek.com/taxonomy/term/6598/more en Intel, Micron Reveal Powerful Memory Chip Tuned for Data Age http://www.industryweek.com/emerging-technologies/intel-micron-reveal-powerful-memory-chip-tuned-data-age <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The new 3D XPoint technology represents the first new breed of memory in more than a quarter of a century and should allow users to store and analyze their data more quickly.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/emerging-technologies/intel-micron-reveal-powerful-memory-chip-tuned-data-age" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/emerging-technologies/intel-micron-reveal-powerful-memory-chip-tuned-data-age#comments Companies & Executives Emerging Technologies IoT The Latest Fri, 31 Jul 2015 14:40:00 +0000 173171 at http://www.industryweek.com Justin Sullivan, Getty Images Toshiba Scandal Exposes Japan Inc.’s Governance Flaws http://www.industryweek.com/corporate-responsibility/toshiba-scandal-exposes-japan-inc-s-governance-flaws <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>It wasn’t supposed to be that way at Toshiba, hailed as one of the early leaders in changing Japan’s clubby boardroom culture. But the scathing report — commissioned by the company after financial regulators questioned Toshiba’s books earlier this year — found a litany of problems.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/corporate-responsibility/toshiba-scandal-exposes-japan-inc-s-governance-flaws" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/corporate-responsibility/toshiba-scandal-exposes-japan-inc-s-governance-flaws#comments Budgeting & Reporting Companies & Executives Corporate Culture Corporate Responsibility Technology The Latest Thu, 30 Jul 2015 16:40:00 +0000 173091 at http://www.industryweek.com Chris McGrath, Getty Images Northwest Ohio's Advantages as a Manufacturing Location http://www.industryweek.com/industry-clusters/northwest-ohios-advantages-manufacturing-location <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>I was recently provided the opportunity to tour manufacturing plants in the Toledo, Ohio region by the Regional Growth Partnership (RGP), a privately held economic development corporation. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/industry-clusters/northwest-ohios-advantages-manufacturing-location" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/industry-clusters/northwest-ohios-advantages-manufacturing-location#comments Industry Clusters Companies & Executives Strategic Siting Expansion Management The Latest Wed, 29 Jul 2015 18:37:00 +0000 172941 at http://www.industryweek.com <p>Toledo and Northwest Ohio have been called the <em>&ldquo;</em>Solar Valley&quot;<em> </em>because of having nearly 2,000 people working in industries related to photovoltaic development.</p> Eaton Puts Focus on Cost Control as Economy Slows http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/eaton-puts-focus-cost-control-economy-slows <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Citing slow growth in the economy and flat bookings in a number of its business lines, Eaton has launched a $145 million restructuring program designed to lower operating costs in the global power management company.</p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/eaton-puts-focus-cost-control-economy-slows" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/eaton-puts-focus-cost-control-economy-slows#comments Competitiveness Companies & Executives Global Economy Leadership The Latest Wed, 29 Jul 2015 16:12:00 +0000 172891 at http://www.industryweek.com <p>Eaton&#39;s Cutler: &ldquo;We think we are in an environment where cost control, operational excellence and structural cost reduction are really critical.&rdquo;</p> FINANCIAL ROUNDUP: Nissan Quarterly Profit Jumps on North American Sales http://www.industryweek.com/finance/financial-roundup-nissan-quarterly-profit-jumps-north-american-sales <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Volkswagen lowers its global sales forecast not long after passing Toyota as world's largest automaker ... Peugeot is profitable again ... Panasonic and Hitachi profits soar ... LG profits drop.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/finance/financial-roundup-nissan-quarterly-profit-jumps-north-american-sales" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/finance/financial-roundup-nissan-quarterly-profit-jumps-north-american-sales#comments Budgeting & Reporting Companies & Executives Finance The Latest Wed, 29 Jul 2015 13:39:00 +0000 172871 at http://www.industryweek.com Justin Sullivan, Getty Images Microsoft Aims to Reboot Connections with Windows 10 http://www.industryweek.com/technology/microsoft-aims-reboot-connections-windows-10 <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>With Windows 10, which will be released today, Microsoft hopes to break the cycle in which consumers shun Windows for mobile. According to one analyst, 'This is all in the direction of building a relationship, being connected with you.'</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/technology/microsoft-aims-reboot-connections-windows-10" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/technology/microsoft-aims-reboot-connections-windows-10#comments Companies & Executives Digital Tools Systems Integration Technology The Latest Wed, 29 Jul 2015 11:08:00 +0000 172801 at http://www.industryweek.com Stephen Lam, Getty Images Honeywell Dives Back Into M&A, Purchases Elster http://www.industryweek.com/procurement/honeywell-dives-back-ma-purchases-elster <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>When the deal is finished in the first quarter of 2016, it will mark the largest acquisition for Honeywell in more than a decade.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/procurement/honeywell-dives-back-ma-purchases-elster" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/procurement/honeywell-dives-back-ma-purchases-elster#comments Companies & Executives Emerging Technologies Growth Strategies Procurement Strategic Planning & Execution Global Economy The Latest Tue, 28 Jul 2015 20:05:00 +0000 172791 at http://www.industryweek.com Spencer Platt, Getty Images GM Invests $5 Billion on New Chevys for Emerging Markets http://www.industryweek.com/transportation/gm-invests-5-billion-new-chevys-emerging-markets <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>GM plans to market the new family of Chevrolets in Brazil, China, India and Mexico, with the first vehicles scheduled to roll off the production line in time for the 2019 model year.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/transportation/gm-invests-5-billion-new-chevys-emerging-markets" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/transportation/gm-invests-5-billion-new-chevys-emerging-markets#comments Companies & Executives Emerging Markets Product Development Expansion Management Transportation The Latest Tue, 28 Jul 2015 14:05:00 +0000 172721 at http://www.industryweek.com Harold Cunningham, Getty Images Volkswagen Grabs Pole Position in Race for World's Biggest Automaker http://www.industryweek.com/transportation/volkswagen-grabs-pole-position-race-worlds-biggest-automaker <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The German auto giant tops Toyota by about 20,000 units sold from January through June, and is expected to hold onto the year-end No. 1 ranking for the first time.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/transportation/volkswagen-grabs-pole-position-race-worlds-biggest-automaker" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/transportation/volkswagen-grabs-pole-position-race-worlds-biggest-automaker#comments Competitiveness Companies & Executives Transportation The Latest Tue, 28 Jul 2015 12:13:00 +0000 172691 at http://www.industryweek.com Sean Gallup, Getty Images White House Announces New Corporate Efforts to Fight Climate Change http://www.industryweek.com/environment/white-house-announces-new-corporate-efforts-fight-climate-change <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Apple, General Motors and other companies enlist in White House effort to fight climate change.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/environment/white-house-announces-new-corporate-efforts-fight-climate-change" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/environment/white-house-announces-new-corporate-efforts-fight-climate-change#comments Energy Management Companies & Executives Corporate Responsibility Environment Public Policy Global Economy The Latest Mon, 27 Jul 2015 14:48:00 +0000 172611 at http://www.industryweek.com <p>Thirteen companies today announce new steps to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and adopt renewable energy sources. EPA reports the combustion of fossil fuels to generate electricity is the largest single source of CO2 emissions in the United States.</p> Scott Olson/Getty Images