Steelmaker will be known as Esmark Inc. after shareholders approve a takeover bid by Illinois-based Esmark a day earlier.
Head of investor relations said bribery, slush fund scandal engulfing the electronics conglomerate is no cause for concern as he outlined ambitious growth plans.
Rising threat of bacteria-borne infections, from E. coli to drug-resistant staph, is a boon to maker of tools to detect and identify germs as sales are expected to rise 7 percent this year.
California-based HSAC Acquisition Corp. — which does business as Hi-Shear Automotive — plans to begin operations in Fort Wayne by mid-2008, creating 145 jobs in the area.
Total 2007 decrease, on pace to be largest since 2000, reflects softness in truck tonnage, due partly to slumping housing sector hampering flatbed carriers.
Maker of Cessna airplanes and Bell Helicopters expects $26.4 million acquisition of the bankrupt aircraft manufacturer to close Dec. 4.
Colorado Automobile Dealers Association fears industry will suffer if state adopts California's standards, which are tougher than federal levels.
Chinese manufacturer of toy coated with a chemical that can turn into a 'date-rape drug' if ingested apologized for damaging the 'Made in China' label.
China's rise as a global trading power and status as the EU's top trading partner obligates it to drop barriers preventing foreign competition, according to Commissioner Peter Mandelson.
Civil trial claims Toyota Motor Corp. made thousands of Corollas equipped with unsafe seatbelts, possibly contributing to at least one death.
Regulators fined the companies a total of about $724 million for colluding to fix prices of flat glass and other commercial conditions in the European market.
The companies are taking too long to phase out toxic chemicals from their game consoles, Greenpeace said in its latest environmental ranking of leading electronics makers.
Gazprom and the U.S. chemical giant will create a working group to determine whether a joint venture for projects in Russia and Germany is economically viable.
SORL Auto Parts Inc. will supply air brake systems for Indian trucks; deal is expected to generate $5 million in revenue next year.
Layoff is in addition to a planned shutdown during the holidays that will keep the plant's 1,000 workers idle for three weeks.
Volkswagen Passenger Cars plans to invest $14.1 billion over the next three years in new products, plants and production capacity, safeguarding employment.
Precautionary recall of some knee implants announced because a number of semifinished knee implant castings have higher-than-specified iron content.
Italian tire maker is making high-performance car tires at $100 million Shandong Province factory, which can make 3 million pieces per year.
Company will supply and maintain 35 freight locomotives for Belgian railway.
New site is part of the company's contractual obligation to produce a broad portfolio of multiple nonsterile specialty semisolid products for Johnson & Johnson.