Britain's consumer watchdog has widened an investigation into alleged price-fixing by supermarkets to target some of the world's biggest consumer goods makers.
Company opens first manufacturing operation in Chennai that will employ between 1,000 to 1,200 people in the 160,000 sq. ft. facility when in full operation.
World's second-largest stainless steel maker, Outokumpu Oyj, has sold its last copper assets, in a move to further concentrate on core stainless production.
Infrastructure solutions maker for communication networks to close its Jaguariuna, Brazil, broadband facility to eliminate duplicate manufacturing and distribution centers.
Consumer confidence reached its highest level since October, bolstered by a strong labor market and new wage agreements, according to a closely watched survey.
Manabu Nishimae selected as president and CEO, replacing Hiroshi Kobayashi; Kobayashi will become the automaker's deputy chief operating officer and manager of regional sales for Japan.
World's biggest shipbuilder said Monday that first-quarter net profit rose 19 percent from the same period last year amid record sales.
The Independence, a Navy warship designed for near shore operations, rolled off the production line at Austal's shipyard in Mobile.
Jennifer Granholm says Michigan has the manufacturing capacity, skilled workers and the right location to attract companies that make components for wind turbines.
Screw tops, boxed wines, colorful easy-to-understand labels and sophisticated marketing are making inroads in tradition-bound France, even if many still sneer.
Going beyond traditional methods like focus groups and one-way glass, employees visit homes, shop with consumers and work in stores to see how they choose and use products.
Record prices for food, oil and metals risk driving cost increases beyond last year's inflation of 2.1 percent, and now threaten to increase production costs for other goods as well.
Automotive analysts expect Volkswagen to consider two sites in Tennessee and one in northern Alabama for a possible new assembly plant.
Billionaire Kirk Kerkorian plans an offer that would expand his stake in Ford Motor to 5.6 percent, saying he sees signs the turnaround plan is working.
Shares in Matsushita and troubled electronics maker Sanyo rose after a report that the two companies were considering a major capital tie-up.
South Korean conglomerate announces its largest ever investment plan and said it would increase hiring a week after the long-serving chief announced his resignation.
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Government's plan to crack down on illegal workers could cost employers more than $1 billion a year and legal workers billions in lost wages, a study says.
As gas prices marched higher and now top $3.50 per gallon across the nation, car buyers increasingly are abandoning SUVs and pickups in favor of smaller crossovers and cars.