London-based drug maker hasn't revealed financial terms for the deal but said some 500 staff at the facility in Verona will be transferred from Glaxo to Aptuit.
Key central bank report showed business confidence among Japan's biggest manufacturers improved for fifth straight quarter, thanks to Asia's rapid rebound from global recession.
Company said it is selling its European sugar refining business to American Sugar Refining Inc. for $314 million in cash as it focuses on producing ingredients for industry.
Chemical company signed a deal with major Japanese trading house Mitsui & Co. to build and operate a new membrane chlor-alkali facility on the Texas coast.
Maker of skid-steer loaders says move is due to an increased demand for products and the transition of production to Gwinner, N.D., after closing its plant in Bismarck in December.
Fort Wayne, Ind., officials are urging Navistar to keep its truck design center with more than 800 workers in the city even though the company expects to consolidate that work elsewhere.
Drug and medical device manufacturer is considering selling its vaccine unit, just a few months after acquiring the business from a European competitor.
World's largest maker of construction and mining equipment said it plans to build a new manufacturing facility in Brazil to meet growing customer demand throughout Latin America.
Apple supplier poised to build a huge new factory in north-central China despite Foxconn's own misgivings after a spate of suicides among its young migrant work force.
V&M STAR's parent company is spending $650 million to add a 1 million-square-foot mill to its Ohio facility, a project the firm says will create as many as 750 jobs.
Kysor/Warren is expanding its Columbus, Ga., operations to meet an increase in demand this year and is seeking to hire mostly manufacturing workers.
Bus maker says it will close its plant in Lafayette Aug. 30, putting about 350 people out of work.
Whirlpool plant in Evansville that has been the site of protests over its closure is producing its final refrigerators, and 600 employees will soon be out of work.
Company formed by Micron Technology and Origin Energy of Australia says it plans to start making extremely thin but highly efficient solar cells that will be available next year.
SL Alabama says it plans to expand capacity at its Alexander City plant by 35 percent and add 200 jobs.
Automaker is investing $450 million in a new passenger car plant in Thailand, cementing the country's status as an Asian manufacturing base for Ford despite prolonged political unrest.
About 200 union production workers at Harley-Davidson plant in central Pennsylvania will be losing their jobs in the latest round of layoffs.
Consumer packaging company Rexam says it will expand its factory in Hot Springs, Ark., and add 150 jobs.
Automaker vowed to work with unions in Italy to gain concessions so it can move production of Panda hatchback from Poland to a plant outside Naples often troubled by labor issues.
Fresh walkouts are slowing output and adding to costs at a time when both Toyota and Honda have been ramping up production to meet strong demand.
Ford plans to stop making the Escape in Missouri by the end of next year and shift production of its next-generation sport utility vehicle to Kentucky, a union president said.
Auto parts maker Visteon Corp. said Tuesday that it and a Chinese partner are expanding a plant in order to make air conditioning and heating equipment.
Malaysian national carmaker said it plans to turnaround its loss-making British sports car unit Lotus in five years under a major revamp to bolster the group.
General Motors says it's restructuring its international operations to create a unit to handle South America that will be based in Sao Paulo, Brazil.