Companies & Executives http://www.industryweek.com/taxonomy/term/6598/more en Shell Posts Mixed Third-Quarter Earnings http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/shell-posts-mixed-third-quarter-earnings <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>"We think Shell's restructuring is a multi-year process, and this quarter adds to our confidence that management can deliver on its objectives," said RBC Capital Markets analyst Biraj Borkhataria.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/shell-posts-mixed-third-quarter-earnings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/shell-posts-mixed-third-quarter-earnings#comments Budgeting & Reporting Competitiveness Companies & Executives Leadership News Thu, 30 Oct 2014 12:48:00 +0000 151931 at http://www.industryweek.com Justin Sullivan, Getty Images How Did Manufacturing CEOs Fare in the Raise Race? http://www.industryweek.com/blog/how-did-manufacturing-ceos-fare-raise-race <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div><p>If you&rsquo;re a manufacturing CEO or CFO, you likely got a nice pay bump in 2013, but your bank account wasn&rsquo;t nearly as energized as your energy counterparts.</p> <p>Compensation rose an average of 45% last year for CEOs in mid-market energy firms, according to a new analysis from BDO USA, an accounting and consulting company. Direct compensation rose 5% on average for manufacturing CEOs in firms with sales ranging from $25 million to $1 billion.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/global-manufacturer">The Global Manufacturer</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/blog/how-did-manufacturing-ceos-fare-raise-race" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/blog/how-did-manufacturing-ceos-fare-raise-race#comments Companies & Executives Global Economy Leadership The Global Manufacturer Wed, 29 Oct 2014 17:26:00 +0000 151881 at http://www.industryweek.com Antares Rocket Explodes after Launch in 'Catastrophic Anomaly' http://www.industryweek.com/technology/antares-rocket-explodes-after-launch-catastrophic-anomaly <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Officials said the cost of the unmanned rocket and supplies was over $200 million, not including the damage caused on the ground.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/technology/antares-rocket-explodes-after-launch-catastrophic-anomaly" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/technology/antares-rocket-explodes-after-launch-catastrophic-anomaly#comments Companies & Executives Quality Safety Leadership Operations Supply Chain Technology News Wed, 29 Oct 2014 09:15:00 +0000 151791 at http://www.industryweek.com Subaru -- Safety Culture is Tested by a Tornado http://www.industryweek.com/safety/subaru-safety-culture-tested-tornado <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Even in the most abnormal conditions, a solid safety foundation will endure.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/safety/subaru-safety-culture-tested-tornado" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/safety/subaru-safety-culture-tested-tornado#comments Companies & Executives Safety Leadership Operations News Tue, 28 Oct 2014 15:25:00 +0000 151751 at http://www.industryweek.com Thinkstock Global Oil Supply Glut Pushes BP Profits Down http://www.industryweek.com/finance/global-oil-supply-glut-pushes-bp-profits-down <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Oil prices have fallen sharply since the middle of June owing to a global supply glut, which prompted Goldman Sachs to say on Monday that it had slashed its price forecasts for the next two years.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/finance/global-oil-supply-glut-pushes-bp-profits-down" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/finance/global-oil-supply-glut-pushes-bp-profits-down#comments Companies & Executives Finance Leadership News Tue, 28 Oct 2014 13:47:00 +0000 151721 at http://www.industryweek.com <p>Photo Courtesy of BP</p> Roche Seeks Fast-track US Okay of Ebola Diagnostic Test http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/roche-seeks-fast-track-us-okay-ebola-diagnostic-test <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The diagnostic test is ready for use in scientific research but the company now wants to register it for clinical use.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/roche-seeks-fast-track-us-okay-ebola-diagnostic-test" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/roche-seeks-fast-track-us-okay-ebola-diagnostic-test#comments Companies & Executives Leadership News Mon, 27 Oct 2014 13:23:00 +0000 151621 at http://www.industryweek.com <p><em>Photo Courtesy of Roche</em></p> Ebola Drug Maker Fujifilm to Buy US Vaccine Manufacturer Kalon Biotherapeutics http://www.industryweek.com/growth-strategies/ebola-drug-maker-fujifilm-buy-us-vaccine-manufacturer-kalon-biotherapeutics <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The deal would see Fujifilm take a 49% stake in Kalon Biotherapeutics, with plans to eventually buy the whole company.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/growth-strategies/ebola-drug-maker-fujifilm-buy-us-vaccine-manufacturer-kalon-biotherapeutics" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/growth-strategies/ebola-drug-maker-fujifilm-buy-us-vaccine-manufacturer-kalon-biotherapeutics#comments Companies & Executives Growth Strategies Leadership News Mon, 27 Oct 2014 10:25:00 +0000 151611 at http://www.industryweek.com Copyright David Becker, Getty Images Renault's Ghosn Expects Slower Growth in European Auto Market in 2015 http://www.industryweek.com/leadership/renaults-ghosn-expects-slower-growth-european-auto-market-2015 <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Addressing China's auto market, Ghosn says he does not believe the slowdown will continue over the long term.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/leadership/renaults-ghosn-expects-slower-growth-european-auto-market-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/leadership/renaults-ghosn-expects-slower-growth-european-auto-market-2015#comments Companies & Executives Leadership News Mon, 27 Oct 2014 09:29:00 +0000 151601 at http://www.industryweek.com <p>Carlos Ghosn, CEO of Renault and Nissan</p> Credit Harold Cunningham, Getty Images P&G to Ditch Duracell as Battery Business Drains Q1 Earnings http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/pg-ditch-duracell-battery-business-drains-q1-earnings <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The biggest factor behind Procter & Gamble's lower earnings was a $932 million one-time charge to write down the value of the Duracell battery business.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/pg-ditch-duracell-battery-business-drains-q1-earnings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/pg-ditch-duracell-battery-business-drains-q1-earnings#comments Companies & Executives Finance Leadership News Fri, 24 Oct 2014 20:42:00 +0000 151591 at http://www.industryweek.com When Finance Runs the Factory http://www.industryweek.com/leadership/when-finance-runs-factory <div class="field-byline"> William Levinson, principal, Levinson Productivity Systems </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Henry Ford warned more than 90 years ago that financial performance metrics that drive dysfunctional operational behavior are more dangerous to manufacturers than poor quality. Here's why.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/leadership/when-finance-runs-factory" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/leadership/when-finance-runs-factory#comments Companies & Executives Inventory Management Lean / Six-Sigma Finance Leadership Operations Supply Chain News Fri, 24 Oct 2014 14:17:00 +0000 151541 at http://www.industryweek.com Getty Images