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Labor / Employment Policy

UAW 'Squeezes Every Last Dime' Out of GM in Strike Talks

Oct. 30, 2023
Record pay raises, equal pay across GM and its subsidiaries, even retiree payments are part of tentative agreement.
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Labor / Employment Policy

GM, Stellantis Reach Tentative UAW Deals

Oct. 29, 2023
The GM agreement occurred early Monday morning, just hours after thousands of workers at its Spring Hill, Tennessee, assembly plant joined the strike ranks.
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Labor / Employment Policy

UAW, Ford Announce Tentative Agreement, Ending Strike for 20,000

Oct. 26, 2023
Ford agreed to raise base wages by 25%, restore a 2009-era cost-of-living-adjustment, eliminate wage tiers, and allow the UAW to strike over plant closures.
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Labor / Employment Policy

UAW Launches 2nd Surprise Strike, This Time at Dodge Ram Plant

Oct. 23, 2023
There are now more than 40,000 workers on strike at Stellantis, Ford and GM.
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So That Happened: UAW Strike Impacts Mount

Oct. 18, 2023
IndustryWeek editors offer several updates on the impact that ongoing automotive strike continues to have, looks at plant openings, painting education projects and how buying ...


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Ebooks & Digital Editions

eBook: Generation Now Leadership

Aug. 28, 2023
Manufacturing's young talent steps forward in this talent management guide from IndustryWeek.
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Labor / Employment Policy

Production Pulse: UAW Negotiations Update

Sept. 28, 2023
UAW Region 2B Director David Green and Syracuse University Professor Lynne Vincent discussed the two-week old strike against Ford, GM and Stellantis and how that fits into the...
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Strategic Planning & Execution

UAW Workers Want Work-Life Balance. It's Exactly What the Industry Needs

Sept. 26, 2023
Enacting a more tolerable work week with better compensation could help solve some of the people problems manufacturers currently face.
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Public Policy

The UAW Strike Is a Test Case for Biden-omics

Sept. 25, 2023
Meeting workers’ demands while keeping the electric-vehicle momentum going is a tall order.
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Strategic Planning & Execution

UAW Expands Strike to 38 GM, Stellantis Parts Distribution Centers

Sept. 22, 2023
Additional manufacturing plants were not part of the union's latest move.