Company moving the manufacture of automotive armrests and headrests to Mexico, forcing 100 layoffs at its plant in Kentucky.
Democratic leaders want to pass an energy bill that would repeal billions in oil industry tax breaks and require a major increase in automobile fuel economy.
Pharmetics will acquire Patheon's operations in Fort Erie and Burlington, Ont., for $5.75 million and continue employing entire workforce.
Tests performed by a coalition of environmental health groups on more than 1,200 children's products, most still on store shelves, found that 35 percent contain lead.
Consumer products executives are less optimistic about the domestic economy for the next 12 months but more confident about the world economy and revenue projections.
Treasury Secretary says China's ability to manage the safety of its goods will be a key part of Beijing's future growth and of its trade relations with the U.S.
President and Chief Executive Carlos Cardoso will replace Larry Yost as chairman on Jan. 1, the industrial products maker said.
Solar-products maker says it agreed to develop the plant by 2012 with assistance from the local government in China's Jiangsu Province.
Combination wall and microwave ovens recalled after at least 35 incidents of fire that damaged property.
Commerce Department reported orders to U.S. factories unexpectedly rose in October by 0.5 percent, although much of the gain reflected higher energy prices.
Labor Department reports worker productivity had its best showing since the summer of 2003, far bigger than had been expected.
European Union regulators fined five companies — including DuPont and Dow Chemical Co. — for fixing the price of chloroprene rubber.
Maker of wet wipes and other products from recycled materials will open a $63 million manufacturing facility in Rogers at plant that had been closed since last year.
Officials say about 500 gallons of barbecue sauce were spilled into a creek in Muscatine before malfunctioning equipment could be shut down.
Chinese Commerce Ministry report attributes discrepancy between the increase in export volume and sales to 'unhealthy competition' in the passenger car industry.
New Genesis sedan is automaker's first foray into the market for luxury cars dominated by the likes of BMW, Mercedes-Benz and Lexus.
Chief executive of automotive components and tire maker says company will focus on growth and not cost cuts after its acquisition of Siemens AG's VDO auto unit.
Leblanc clarinet factory — whose history dates back centuries in France — will shut down, cutting the final 100 jobs at the facility.
Automaker says it will pick up the tab for as many as 300 of its employees who attend college, paying a $2,500 tax-free maximum to students.
Italian car maker spending $102.9 million to improve efficiency and competitiveness at the production facility so it can begin producing new car models.