Companies & Executives http://www.industryweek.com/taxonomy/term/6598/more en Entrepreneurial Spirit Molds Plastic Technologies’ Success http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/entrepreneurial-spirit-molds-plastic-technologies-success <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Plastic Technologies was built on technical expertise but speed and efficiency are becoming increasingly important in a more competitive environment.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/entrepreneurial-spirit-molds-plastic-technologies-success" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/entrepreneurial-spirit-molds-plastic-technologies-success#comments Intellectual Property Companies & Executives Growth Strategies Leadership The Latest Wed, 02 Sep 2015 15:15:00 +0000 176111 at http://www.industryweek.com <p>Founder Tom Brady says any employee at PTI can be considered by the management team for an opportunity to buy an equity stake. Some 40% of PTI employees are owners today.</p> Anna Duee, JobsOhio Volkswagen Plans to Extend CEO Through 2018 http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/volkswagen-plans-extend-ceo-through-2018 <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Just months after a bitter power struggle with the company patriarch, Martin Winterkorn appears to be on his way to at least a full decade atop VW.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/volkswagen-plans-extend-ceo-through-2018" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/volkswagen-plans-extend-ceo-through-2018#comments Companies & Executives Transportation Leadership Supply Chain The Latest Wed, 02 Sep 2015 12:52:00 +0000 176051 at http://www.industryweek.com Sean Gallup, Getty Images Foreign Automakers Still Driven to Invest in China http://www.industryweek.com/global-economy/foreign-automakers-still-driven-invest-china <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>After a couple of boom years — 14% growth in 2013, 6.9% in 2014 — car sales in China are slumping this year, expected to increase just 3.0%. That doesn’t change the long-term outlook, though.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/global-economy/foreign-automakers-still-driven-invest-china" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/global-economy/foreign-automakers-still-driven-invest-china#comments Companies & Executives Expansion Management Transportation Trade Global Economy Supply Chain The Latest Wed, 02 Sep 2015 12:38:00 +0000 176041 at http://www.industryweek.com Alexander Koerner, Getty Images When Leaders Lose Their Way http://www.industryweek.com/leadership/when-leaders-lose-their-way <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Advice on coping with C-suite pressures that can put you on a path to unemployment, or worse.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/leadership/when-leaders-lose-their-way" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/leadership/when-leaders-lose-their-way#comments Companies & Executives Corporate Culture Leadership Gold The Latest Tue, 01 Sep 2015 15:02:00 +0000 175571 at http://www.industryweek.com Rolls-Royce Cooperating During Brazil Corruption Probe http://www.industryweek.com/legislation/rolls-royce-cooperating-during-brazil-corruption-probe <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The bribery scandal has engulfed many of Brazil’s elite, with ties all the way to president Dilma Rousseff, who was chairwoman of Petrobras during the years of corruption.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/legislation/rolls-royce-cooperating-during-brazil-corruption-probe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/legislation/rolls-royce-cooperating-during-brazil-corruption-probe#comments Companies & Executives Legislation Transportation Global Economy Leadership Supply Chain The Latest Mon, 31 Aug 2015 13:12:00 +0000 175531 at http://www.industryweek.com Mario Tama, Getty Images; inset: Scott Olson, Getty Images Boeing Wins $1.49 Billion Order for Surveillance Airplanes http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/boeing-wins-149-billion-order-surveillance-airplanes <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The aircraft are for the U.S. Navy and the Royal Australian Air Force.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/boeing-wins-149-billion-order-surveillance-airplanes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/boeing-wins-149-billion-order-surveillance-airplanes#comments Companies & Executives Leadership The Latest Fri, 28 Aug 2015 18:49:00 +0000 175471 at http://www.industryweek.com Copyright Scott Olson, Getty Images Nestle Says Forced Labor Has 'No Place in Our Supply Chain' http://www.industryweek.com/supplier-relationships/nestle-says-forced-labor-has-no-place-our-supply-chain <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Swiss food giant reacts to allegations it knowingly allowed cat food to contain fish from a Thai supplier suspected of using slave labor.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/supplier-relationships/nestle-says-forced-labor-has-no-place-our-supply-chain" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/supplier-relationships/nestle-says-forced-labor-has-no-place-our-supply-chain#comments Companies & Executives Corporate Culture Supplier Relationships Leadership Supply Chain The Latest Fri, 28 Aug 2015 18:03:00 +0000 175461 at http://www.industryweek.com Nestle Oil Service Giant Schlumberger Buys Cameron for $14.8 Billion http://www.industryweek.com/change-management/oil-service-giant-schlumberger-buys-cameron-148-billion <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The deal combines reservoir and well technologies with surface, drilling, processing and flow control technologies, and should bolster Schlumberger's position in the industry.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/change-management/oil-service-giant-schlumberger-buys-cameron-148-billion" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/change-management/oil-service-giant-schlumberger-buys-cameron-148-billion#comments Change Management Companies & Executives Environment Strategic Planning & Execution Global Economy Leadership The Latest Wed, 26 Aug 2015 15:14:00 +0000 175031 at http://www.industryweek.com Schlumberger Qualcomm Looks to IoT Consumer Markets to Sustain Rapid Growth http://www.industryweek.com/manufacturing-leader-week/qualcomm-looks-iot-consumer-markets-sustain-rapid-growth <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Qualcomm CEO Steve Mollenkopf isn't afraid to experiment in the wide-open arena of the Internet of Things. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/manufacturing-leader-week/qualcomm-looks-iot-consumer-markets-sustain-rapid-growth" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/manufacturing-leader-week/qualcomm-looks-iot-consumer-markets-sustain-rapid-growth#comments Companies & Executives The IndustryWeek 50 Best US Manufacturers Leadership Manufacturing Leader of the Week Supply Chain Technology IoT The Latest Mon, 24 Aug 2015 21:11:00 +0000 174691 at http://www.industryweek.com <p> <style type="text/css">.pquote { background: url("http://www.industryweek.com/site-files/industryweek.com/files/uploads/2014/08/openquote-iw.png") no-repeat!important; color: #000000; font-style: italic; margin: 10px; padding: 10px 1px 1px 50px; font-size: 24px; } .article-image .image-description p { margin: 0; font-size: 16px; line-height: 1.9; } .image-description { background: #F8F8F8; font-size: 11px; padding: 5px 5px 3px; color: #000; font-weight: normal;!important; } .pcaption { padding-left: 20px; padding-right: 20px; font-size: 12px; line-height: 1.9; padding-bottom: 2px; } </style> </p> <blockquote class="pquote"> <p>Make mistakes by taking action, not by thinking about something or being timid.&quot;</p> <p><em>&nbsp;- Steve Mollenkopf, CEO, Qualcomm</em></p> </blockquote> <hr /> <p><strong>Title:</strong> CEO<br /> <strong>Company: </strong>Qualcomm Inc.<br /> <strong>Previous Role</strong>: President and COO, Qualcomm</p> <hr /> <p><em>The <strong>IndustryWeek <a href="http://www.industryweek.com/leadership/manufacturing-leader-week" target="_blank">Manufacturing Leader of the Week</a></strong> highlights the manufacturing leaders, executives and stars who are driving growth in today&#39;s industry and helping to shape the future of manufacturing.</em></p> <hr /> Qualcomm GE Building Up US Manufacturing with New Laundry Line http://www.industryweek.com/expansion-management/ge-building-us-manufacturing-new-laundry-line <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The $100 million investment in a new topload washer design marks the company’s largest laundry launch in 20 years.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/expansion-management/ge-building-us-manufacturing-new-laundry-line" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/expansion-management/ge-building-us-manufacturing-new-laundry-line#comments Companies & Executives Expansion Management Leadership The Latest Tue, 18 Aug 2015 17:18:00 +0000 174341 at http://www.industryweek.com GE