News http://www.industryweek.com/taxonomy/term/6731/more en US Supreme Court Hears Juicy Claims Against Coca-Cola http://www.industryweek.com/corporate-responsibility/us-supreme-court-hears-juicy-claims-against-coca-cola <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>WASHINGTON - Coca-Cola was taken to task by the U.S. Supreme Court on Monday, with justices questioning whether a drink sold as fruit juice was the real thing.</p> <p>The soft drinks giant is being sued by Californian fruit juice maker Pom Wonderful, which accuses <a href="http://www.industryweek.com/resources/us500/2013/27">Coca-Cola (IW 500/27)</a> of misleading consumers about its Minute Maid drink &quot;Pomegranate Blueberry&quot; that contains only 0.5% of the two fruits.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/corporate-responsibility/us-supreme-court-hears-juicy-claims-against-coca-cola" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/corporate-responsibility/us-supreme-court-hears-juicy-claims-against-coca-cola#comments Corporate Responsibility Regulations The IndustryWeek U.S. 500 News Tue, 22 Apr 2014 20:55:00 +0000 117031 at http://www.industryweek.com GM Asks Bankruptcy Court to Bar Most Ignition Claims http://www.industryweek.com/global-economy/gm-asks-bankruptcy-court-bar-most-ignition-claims <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>General Motors a U.S. bankruptcy court to bar most suits filed over its faulty ignition system, arguing that its 2009 court-approved bankruptcy reorganization shields it from liability in most cases.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/global-economy/gm-asks-bankruptcy-court-bar-most-ignition-claims" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/global-economy/gm-asks-bankruptcy-court-bar-most-ignition-claims#comments Safety Global Economy News Tue, 22 Apr 2014 19:00:00 +0000 116981 at http://www.industryweek.com What Motivates Blockers to Resist Change? http://www.industryweek.com/change-management/what-motivates-blockers-resist-change <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Every effort should be made to try and understand why blockers behave the way they do, address their issues and provide a way to get them to buy into the ideas. However, if all avenues have been exhausted... </div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Influencer </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/change-management/what-motivates-blockers-resist-change" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/change-management/what-motivates-blockers-resist-change#comments Change Management Lean / Six-Sigma Engagement Teamwork News Tue, 22 Apr 2014 14:30:00 +0000 116951 at http://www.industryweek.com Bangladesh Factory Victims Get Money Ahead of Anniversary http://www.industryweek.com/compensation-strategies/bangladesh-factory-victims-get-money-ahead-anniversary <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>A fund created to compensate victims is paying about 3,000 people -- survivors or families of the dead -- $640 each as an advance against their claims.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/compensation-strategies/bangladesh-factory-victims-get-money-ahead-anniversary" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/compensation-strategies/bangladesh-factory-victims-get-money-ahead-anniversary#comments Compensation Strategies Emerging Markets Corporate Responsibility Safety News Tue, 22 Apr 2014 14:13:00 +0000 116941 at http://www.industryweek.com Novartis Revamps Pharma World with Mega-deals with GSK, Eli Lilly http://www.industryweek.com/finance/novartis-revamps-pharma-world-mega-deals-gsk-eli-lilly <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The string of takeovers and ventures involving the three giant healthcare groups will see Novartis sharpen its focus on the high-grossing cancer sector and GSK seizing the chance to boost its share in vaccines.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/finance/novartis-revamps-pharma-world-mega-deals-gsk-eli-lilly" target="_blank">read 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News Tue, 22 Apr 2014 11:43:00 +0000 116911 at http://www.industryweek.com Ford to Replace CEO Mulally in 2014 http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/ford-replace-ceo-mulally-2014 <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>COO Mark Fields could take over the chief executive position as soon as May 1.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/ford-replace-ceo-mulally-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/ford-replace-ceo-mulally-2014#comments Companies & Executives Transportation News Mon, 21 Apr 2014 20:46:00 +0000 116891 at http://www.industryweek.com Biden Makes Pointed Ukraine Visit as Russia Says Kiev Reneging on Deal http://www.industryweek.com/global-economy/biden-makes-pointed-ukraine-visit-russia-says-kiev-reneging-deal <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Vice President Joe Biden starts a two-day visit to Kiev in a pointed show of U.S. backing as Russia accuses Ukraine's government of "grossly breaching" a deal designed to de-escalate separatist tensions.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/global-economy/biden-makes-pointed-ukraine-visit-russia-says-kiev-reneging-deal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/global-economy/biden-makes-pointed-ukraine-visit-russia-says-kiev-reneging-deal#comments Global Economy News Mon, 21 Apr 2014 19:54:00 +0000 116861 at http://www.industryweek.com Dynamic Operations Can Help Minimize Volatility in Emerging Markets http://www.industryweek.com/supply-chain/dynamic-operations-can-help-minimize-volatility-emerging-markets <div class="field-byline"> Stephane Crosnier, Accenture </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>To anyone with low-cost manufacturing operations in emerging markets, the early 2014 headlines might have been a bit unsettling.</p></div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Influencer </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/supply-chain/dynamic-operations-can-help-minimize-volatility-emerging-markets" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/supply-chain/dynamic-operations-can-help-minimize-volatility-emerging-markets#comments Emerging Markets Global Economy Supply Chain Gold News Mon, 21 Apr 2014 19:10:00 +0000 116851 at http://www.industryweek.com Hitachi to Deliver World's Fastest Elevator to China http://www.industryweek.com/technology/hitachi-deliver-worlds-fastest-elevator-china <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>China accounts for about 60% of global demand for elevators and is at the center of fierce competition among the world's elevator makers.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/technology/hitachi-deliver-worlds-fastest-elevator-china" target="_blank">read more</a></p> 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