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Texas Put Up Millions to Lure a Samsung Plant and Won. Will It Pay Off?

Texas Put Up Millions to Lure a Samsung Plant and Won. Will It Pay Off?
(Bloomberg) -- Landing Samsung Electronics Co.’s massive new chip plant didn’t come cheap for Taylor, Texas. The question now is whether the investment will pay off. State and local officials Read more

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Why a Restaurant's Digital Footprint is a Main Metric for Fiscal Success
Why a Restaurant’s Digital Footprint is a Main Metric for Fiscal Success
January 24, 2022
Barbara Castiglia spoke with Savneet Singh, president and CEO of Par, a software and hardware solutions company for the restaurant industry, about the importance of technology to survive the Read more
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E.U. Whiskey Tariffs Are Lifted, But the Industry is Still On the Rocks
January 21, 2022
  The whiskey market is eager for a return to form. In 2018, in response to the U.S. steel and aluminum tariffs targeting the E.U. and ordered by former President Donald Trump, the European Read more
Material Signs: Introduction to the World of Optics
January 21, 2022
Doctors Scott Carney, chief science and technology officer at Optica, Kate Medicus, CEO at Ruda-Cardinal, and Alexis Vogt, endowed chair and professor of optics at Monroe Community College, joined Host Tyler Read more
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Texas Put Up Millions to Lure a Samsung Plant and Won. Will It Pay Off?
November 25, 2021
(Bloomberg) -- Landing Samsung Electronics Co.’s massive new chip plant didn’t come cheap for Taylor, Texas. The question now is whether the investment will pay off. State and local officials Read more
Is Ford’s Promotion Spree Enough to Appease Labor and Meet EV Production Demand?
October 25, 2021
  Key Points: Ford's promotion spree has seen hundreds of part-time workers promoted to full-time status. Many are trying to figure out why Ford made the decision Read more
The Ford Maverick Speeds Past an Early Milestone
August 26, 2021
The Ford Maverick doesn't hit the roads until 2022, but that hasn't stopped it from speeding past a milestone. The CEO of Ford, Jim Farley, announced the new hybrid truck has Read more
GM Undershoots Estimates on Chip Dearth, Lifts Full-Year Outlook
August 4, 2021
(Bloomberg) -- General Motors Co. missed analysts’ profit estimates for the latest quarter but raised its full-year guidance as rich margins on pickups vied with nagging production cuts at its Read more
Carmakers Learn to Live With Chip Shortage: Auto Sales Update
July 2, 2021
(Bloomberg) -- Automakers’ sales soared in the second quarter as resurgent consumers snapped up sport utility vehicles and pickups, but thin inventories created by the global semiconductor Read more
Ford CEO: “We were able to offset almost all of the chip shortage impact.”
May 24, 2021
On the heels of the new electric F-150 announcement, Ford CEO Jim Farley claims that the company was able to offset most of the chip shortage impact in Q1 of this year. Watch or read below to see Read more
Ford Unveils the Electric F-150, Aims to Shake up the EV Market
May 21, 2021
(Bloomberg) -- Linda Zhang, chief engineer of Ford Motor Co.’s new electric F-150 pickup, steers a 3-ton rig onto a test track at the automaker’s suburban Detroit proving grounds and mashes Read more
Automakers Forced to Adapt to Chip Shortages
May 7, 2021
Automakers are feeling the pain of a global shortage of semiconductors, forcing companies to halt production of certain vehicles while others are removing some options that rely heavily on chips. Read more
Ford Ditches Gasoline for EVs in European Market
March 9, 2021
  The global electric vehicle market is diversifying, with some of the automotive industry’s biggest names joining the fray and trying to carve out space in the rapidly expanding sector Read more