Chemical plant in Danvers, Mass., that exploded in November 2006 was storing at least twice the combustible substances it was permitted to keep, according to the state fire marshal report.
Blue Bunny ice cream maker struck a tentative agreement with an employee bargaining group, but workers rejected the deal that would cut their pay and perks by $5 million.
Union workers have reached a tentative agreement with Volvo Trucks North America in a strike that has halted production at a factory in Dublin, Virginia.
An independent EPA advisory group of scientists has urged the agency to adopt a standard of 60–70 parts per billion to provide an adequate margin of protection to millions.
Ontario won't slide into a recession, despite the expectation of additional manufacturing layoffs in the 'near future,' says the Conference Board of Canada.
The FDA, which regulates the $12 billion bottled water industry in the U.S., sets limits for chemicals, bacteria and radiation, but doesn't address pharmaceuticals.
Head of Westland/Hallmark Meat Co. acknowledged that cattle were illegally slaughtered at his plant and that cows too sick to stand were forced into the food supply.
Diversified manufacturer formed a joint venture with Chinese manufacturer TaiAn Dongyue Heavy Machinery to produce mobile and truck-mounted hydraulic cranes.
Commerce Ministry reported foreign investment in China rose 38.3 percent in February from a year ago to $6.9 billion.
Company and union officials each said formal negotiations have ended for the time being but communication would continue.
Mississippi has voted to borrow $25 million to construct four-lane highways near Blue Springs, where Toyota is building a $1.3 billion automobile manufacturing plant.
Despite a sharp slowdown last month exports will grow this year, but a rising Chinese currency could hurt sales to the U.S.
W.R. Grace & Co. has agreed to reimburse the federal government $250 million for asbestos contamination blamed for sickening hundreds of people, some fatally, in Montana.
Twenty-six percent of U.S. employers say they plan to hire within the next three months, according to a Manpower survey of 14,000 companies.
Christopher Stevens has been promoted to general manager of Devcon, a Massachusetts-based manufacturer of adhesives and sealants for OEMs.
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New Hampshire-based components manufacturer acquired Scandia Manufacturing, maker of precision hydraulic and mechanical marine systems for the Department of Defense.
New fabrication facility is expected to double capacity and will be located near an existing manufacturing facility in Brunswick.
Bustling economies in China and India, and newfound oil wealth in countries such as Russia, have helped keep sales of small executive jets strong.