Refugees from plant closures travel the landscape like nomads.
But GM is looking at 'different options for the plant' — meaning a new model?
Says GM is violating their contract.
'Complex schedule wouldn't allow her to be there' to explain Oshawa closure.
'We're not here to make everybody angry.'
Says Unifor boss after meeting company leaders: 'I'm furious right now.'
Running down the players and competing interests at Lordstown
3,300 U.S. factory jobs are going away at plants GM plans to idle
It plans 20 electric models by 2023 but says a new car for Ohio is unlikely.
Ford has unused factory capacity — and then there's the matter of GM
Lawmakers cite 'extremely poor corporate citizenship'
We talk a lot about global platforms and global powertrains, but the truly global corporation is much stronger in idea than in practice. General Motors CEO Dan Akerson is the latest to take a stab at creating a truly international company, preparing to stir up the entire organization with sweeping mission statements like "We've got to get this company and its culture into the 21st century," and "We
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General Motors continued to show solid results from its restructuring efforts Wednesday, as the automaker blew past analysts' projections, posting its first quarterly operating profit in global operations since 2004. Operating losses in the critical North American market shrank to $85 million, compared to nearly $1.2 billion in Q2 2005.
It looks like General Motors will have no problem meeting its goal of cutting 30,000 jobs in the U.S., according to United Autombile Workers president Ron Gettelfinger.
Speaking to General Motors' Annual Meeting of stockholders, the company's Chairman and CEO, Rick Wagoner, was generally upbeat about the progress of GM's restructuring plan, pointing to a profitable first quarter in Europe, strong growth in the Asia Pacific region (particularly China), and rising sales in Latin America, Africa and the Middle East as evidence of the company's succes