Safety standards of toys made in China have been closely watched after a series of recalls ordered by U.S. and European authorities since June last year.
MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd. selling its space and satellite business to U.S. defense contractor Alliant Techsystems.
South Korean media reported that a laptop belonging to a South Korean journalist caught fire and blew up Tuesday.
Barry Callebaut opened a $20 million factory in Suzhou, a move aimed at capturing the growing regional taste for chocolate and other sweets.
German automaker aiming to produce 110,000 cars a year in India starting in 2009, when a new plant begins operations.
Premier Dalton McGuinty says federal government has to invest in manufacturing to help Canadian companies compete in the global economy.
Company says up to 45 employees could be affected when Fuji moves all of its X-ray film production to Japan at the end of March.
Automaker's overall sales boosted by the popularity of Focus model, the fastest growing mid-sized car in China last year.
First of a flurry of lawsuits says owners were grossly negligent in failing to provide safety equipment for workers handling toxic chemicals.
World's largest steelmaker purchases Unicon, a maker of steel pipes for the oil and gas industry, adding to a string of recent South American acquisitions.
Beauty products maker says restructuring will cut about 4,000 jobs globally, but new jobs will be created, resulting in a net reduction of 2,400 jobs.
Duo joins a field of industry heavyweights competing for a contract worth up to $20 billion to produce Pentagon's next-generation family of lightweight vehicles.
ITW purchases baking equipment maker and supplier Peerless Machinery Corp. to enhance its food-equipment offerings.
U.K. household cleaning and personal care products maker clears a U.S. regulatory waiting period necessary to complete its $2.3 billion buyout.
Chip testing equipment maker names Eichler senior vice president and chief financial officer, replacing Joy E. Leo.
Manufacturers add exotic features and strive for zero thickness to keep HDTVs from becoming a commodity product.
Consumer Product Safety Commission plans to boost port inspection of toys, fireworks, electrical products and other goods considered potentially high-risk.
Plywood and sawmill operations in Louisiana will shut down indefinitely this month, putting about 400 people out of work, at least temporarily.
Europe's second-largest car manufacturer predicts faster growth this year thanks to the launch of new models.
Leaders say they are more optimistic because their mission has become clear — produce quality, fuel efficient vehicles — according KPMG’s annual survey.