Companies & Executives http://www.industryweek.com/taxonomy/term/6598/more en AbbVie to Buy Cancer Drugmaker Stemcentrx for $5.8 Billion http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/abbvie-buy-cancer-drugmaker-stemcentrx-58-billion <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>“We have dedicated ourselves to oncology and we view it as our second major growth platform,” CEO Rick Gonzalez said.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/abbvie-buy-cancer-drugmaker-stemcentrx-58-billion" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/abbvie-buy-cancer-drugmaker-stemcentrx-58-billion#comments Companies & Executives The Latest Thu, 28 Apr 2016 14:42:00 +0000 279391 at http://www.industryweek.com AbbView SpaceX Wins Contract to Launch Satellite for Air Force http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/spacex-wins-contract-launch-satellite-air-force-0 <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The U.S. received one other bid, but it didn’t say who submitted it.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/spacex-wins-contract-launch-satellite-air-force-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/spacex-wins-contract-launch-satellite-air-force-0#comments Companies & Executives Leadership The Latest Thu, 28 Apr 2016 11:31:00 +0000 279361 at http://www.industryweek.com SpaceX Olde Mecklenburg Brewery: Precision Manufacturing Produces Smiles http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/olde-mecklenburg-brewery-precision-manufacturing-produces-smiles <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>“I’m all about continuous improvement,” says North Carolina brewer John Marrino, noting that he brought a lot of practices from his manufacturing career to the operation of his Olde Mecklenburg Brewery.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/olde-mecklenburg-brewery-precision-manufacturing-produces-smiles" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/olde-mecklenburg-brewery-precision-manufacturing-produces-smiles#comments Companies & Executives Quality Leadership Hannover Messe 2016 The Latest Thu, 28 Apr 2016 10:09:00 +0000 279341 at http://www.industryweek.com Buffett Heads Back to Manufacturing with $35 Billion in Deals http://www.industryweek.com/leadership/buffett-heads-back-manufacturing-35-billion-deals <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The deals are part of a broader evolution at Berkshire, which will be on full display as shareholders gather this weekend for the company’s annual meeting in Omaha, Neb. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/leadership/buffett-heads-back-manufacturing-35-billion-deals" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/leadership/buffett-heads-back-manufacturing-35-billion-deals#comments Companies & Executives Finance Leadership The Latest Wed, 27 Apr 2016 11:58:00 +0000 278561 at http://www.industryweek.com <p>Warren Buffett</p> Copyright Steve Pope, Getty Images US Steel Seeks China Import Ban After Alleged Hacking http://www.industryweek.com/intellectual-property/us-steel-seeks-china-import-ban-after-alleged-hacking <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>If successful, the complaint will block shipments from any company that used stolen information to produce steel, leaving the Chinese producers to prove that shipments are legal, according to the complaint filed with the ITC.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/intellectual-property/us-steel-seeks-china-import-ban-after-alleged-hacking" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/intellectual-property/us-steel-seeks-china-import-ban-after-alleged-hacking#comments Competitiveness Intellectual Property Companies & Executives The Latest Wed, 27 Apr 2016 11:00:00 +0000 278551 at http://www.industryweek.com U.S. Steel Customers Increasingly Give UL Seal of Approval http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/customers-increasingly-give-ul-seal-approval <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>UL CEO Keith Williams puts his stamp on the standards organization by broadening its scope from cybersecurity to hoverboards and emphasizing customer satisfaction.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/customers-increasingly-give-ul-seal-approval" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/customers-increasingly-give-ul-seal-approval#comments Companies & Executives Growth Strategies Leadership Hannover Messe 2016 The Latest Tue, 26 Apr 2016 21:10:00 +0000 278541 at http://www.industryweek.com <p>UL President and CEO Williams: &ldquo;We have always been known for testing, inspection and certification for safety but today clients need many more services.&quot;</p> UL Toyota Cedes Global Sales Lead to Volkswagen in Q1 http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/toyota-cedes-global-sales-lead-volkswagen-q1 <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Lost production will test Toyota’s ability to extend to five years its streak as the world’s top-selling automaker. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/toyota-cedes-global-sales-lead-volkswagen-q1" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/toyota-cedes-global-sales-lead-volkswagen-q1#comments Companies & Executives Growth Strategies Supply Chain The Latest Tue, 26 Apr 2016 11:27:00 +0000 278401 at http://www.industryweek.com Getty Images Volkswagen to Appeal NLRB Ruling on Tennessee Union Election http://www.industryweek.com/labor-employment-policy/volkswagen-appeal-nlrb-ruling-tennessee-union-election <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>A local union at the Tennessee factory could add to Volkswagen’s challenges as it faces fallout from its emissions-cheating scandal, priced at about $18.2 billion in costs. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/labor-employment-policy/volkswagen-appeal-nlrb-ruling-tennessee-union-election" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/labor-employment-policy/volkswagen-appeal-nlrb-ruling-tennessee-union-election#comments Companies & Executives Labor / Employment Policy Workforce The Latest Mon, 25 Apr 2016 18:02:00 +0000 278341 at http://www.industryweek.com Copyright Getty Images Ball to Sell 17 Can Factories to Ardagh for $3.42 Billion http://www.industryweek.com/growth-strategies/ball-sell-17-can-factories-ardagh-342-billion <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The sale clears the way for the merger of Ball Corp. and Rexam Plc into the biggest maker of food and beverage cans.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/growth-strategies/ball-sell-17-can-factories-ardagh-342-billion" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/growth-strategies/ball-sell-17-can-factories-ardagh-342-billion#comments Companies & Executives Growth Strategies Strategic Planning & Execution Finance Leadership The Latest Mon, 25 Apr 2016 12:47:00 +0000 278191 at http://www.industryweek.com Automakers Brace for Greater Scrutiny after Emissions Scandals http://www.industryweek.com/regulations/automakers-brace-greater-scrutiny-after-emissions-scandals <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Going by the rules that are being proposed, China will be the toughest regulatory regime over the next five years, Ford Motor CEO Mark Fields said on Saturday in Beijing.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/regulations/automakers-brace-greater-scrutiny-after-emissions-scandals" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/regulations/automakers-brace-greater-scrutiny-after-emissions-scandals#comments Companies & Executives Environment Regulations Global Economy The Latest Mon, 25 Apr 2016 12:13:00 +0000 278181 at http://www.industryweek.com <p>Daimler AG Chief Executive Officer Dieter Zetsche</p> Getty Images