Expansion Management http://www.industryweek.com/taxonomy/term/6655/more en Automotive Parts Supplier Expanding its Mexican Iron Foundry http://www.industryweek.com/expansion-management/automotive-parts-supplier-expanding-its-mexican-iron-foundry <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>MAT Foundry Group Ltd., a manufacturer of ductile iron castings for automotive brake systems, plans to expand its foundry in Ecatepec, Mexico, adding 30,000 metric tons/year of capacity. </div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/expansion-management/automotive-parts-supplier-expanding-its-mexican-iron-foundry" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/expansion-management/automotive-parts-supplier-expanding-its-mexican-iron-foundry#comments IndustryWeek Wire Foundry RSS Expansion Management The Latest Fri, 27 May 2016 15:02:00 +0000 288091 at http://www.industryweek.com Google Plans Self-Driving Car Development Center Near Detroit http://www.industryweek.com/technology/google-plans-self-driving-car-development-center-near-detroit <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>“Many of our current partners are based here, so having a local facility will help us collaborate more easily and access Michigan’s top talent in vehicle development and engineering,” the company said.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/technology/google-plans-self-driving-car-development-center-near-detroit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/technology/google-plans-self-driving-car-development-center-near-detroit#comments Expansion Management Technology The Latest Wed, 25 May 2016 18:17:00 +0000 287121 at http://www.industryweek.com Google Toyota to Build New Factory in Malaysia http://www.industryweek.com/expansion-management/toyota-build-new-factory-malaysia <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The plant will have an annual production capacity of 50,000 vehicles.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/expansion-management/toyota-build-new-factory-malaysia" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/expansion-management/toyota-build-new-factory-malaysia#comments Emerging Markets Expansion Management Global Economy The Latest Wed, 25 May 2016 17:57:00 +0000 287111 at http://www.industryweek.com Getty Images Retail Road Rockier for Apple After India Sticks to Local Rules http://www.industryweek.com/procurement/retail-road-rockier-apple-after-india-sticks-local-rules <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>If Apple wants to open brick-and-mortar stores in India, it will have to locally source at least 30% of its parts. “The government’s decision will have a pretty profound effect on Apple, because having complete control has been key to Apple’s strategy.”</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/procurement/retail-road-rockier-apple-after-india-sticks-local-rules" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/procurement/retail-road-rockier-apple-after-india-sticks-local-rules#comments Companies & Executives Emerging Markets Expansion Management Procurement Global Economy Leadership Supply Chain Technology The Latest Wed, 25 May 2016 13:40:00 +0000 286971 at http://www.industryweek.com ChinaFotoPress, Getty Images New Auto-Supply Park to Open in South Africa in 2018 http://www.industryweek.com/expansion-management/new-auto-supply-park-open-south-africa-2018 <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The South African government’s auto-incentive program has attracted companies including Toyota, Ford Motor Co. and BMW AG to set up factories and invest in creating jobs in an economy with an unemployment rate of more than 26%.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/expansion-management/new-auto-supply-park-open-south-africa-2018" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/expansion-management/new-auto-supply-park-open-south-africa-2018#comments Competitiveness Expansion Management The Latest Tue, 24 May 2016 16:50:00 +0000 286771 at http://www.industryweek.com Durban, South Africa Reshoring has Become an Economic Development Strategy http://www.industryweek.com/trade/reshoring-has-become-economic-development-strategy <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The International Economic Development Council examines manufacturing reshoring and finds plenty of reasons to support bringing industry back to the U.S.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/trade/reshoring-has-become-economic-development-strategy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/trade/reshoring-has-become-economic-development-strategy#comments Ideaxchange Industry Clusters Expansion Management Trade Global Economy The Latest Thu, 19 May 2016 18:21:00 +0000 285411 at http://www.industryweek.com Kansas City, Missouri Transformed into Smart City http://www.industryweek.com/expansion-management/kansas-city-missouri-transformed-smart-city <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Rollout includes 125 “smart” streetlights, 25 interactive kiosks to engage citizens and 50 blocks of free outdoor public Wi-Fi downtown. </div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/expansion-management/kansas-city-missouri-transformed-smart-city" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/expansion-management/kansas-city-missouri-transformed-smart-city#comments Expansion Management Technology The Latest Wed, 18 May 2016 17:16:00 +0000 284161 at http://www.industryweek.com Aerospace Supplier Expands in Alabama http://www.industryweek.com/expansion-management/aerospace-supplier-expands-alabama <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The primary mission of the new facility will be to support the Airbus assembly line in Mobile, but will also support other aircraft platforms.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/expansion-management/aerospace-supplier-expands-alabama" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/expansion-management/aerospace-supplier-expands-alabama#comments Expansion Management The Latest Wed, 04 May 2016 17:30:00 +0000 280921 at http://www.industryweek.com Caterpillar Chooses Arizona for New Mining Technology Location http://www.industryweek.com/expansion-management/caterpillar-chooses-arizona-new-mining-technology-location <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>"The ability to get closer to our customers and tightly collaborate across all aspects of the business is at the center of our strategy," the company said of its location decision. </div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/expansion-management/caterpillar-chooses-arizona-new-mining-technology-location" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/expansion-management/caterpillar-chooses-arizona-new-mining-technology-location#comments Expansion Management The Latest Tue, 03 May 2016 20:58:00 +0000 280771 at http://www.industryweek.com Caterpillar Ford to Invest $1.6 Billion in Ohio, Michigan Plants http://www.industryweek.com/workforce/ford-invest-16-billion-ohio-michigan-plants <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The investment includes $1.4 billion in the Livonia Transmission Plant and $200 million in the Ohio Assembly Plant. </div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/workforce/ford-invest-16-billion-ohio-michigan-plants" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/workforce/ford-invest-16-billion-ohio-michigan-plants#comments Labor / Employment Policy Expansion Management Growth Strategies Strategic Planning & Execution Leadership Workforce The Latest Tue, 26 Apr 2016 16:43:00 +0000 278471 at http://www.industryweek.com <p>Ford&#39;s Ohio Assembly Plant.</p> Ford Motor Co.