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Adient to purchase seating supplier Futuris Group for $360 million

Seating supplier Adient has agreed to buy Futuris Group for $360 million. Adient expects its purchase of the automotive seating and interiors supplier to add $500 million in revenue per year.

Tech shortage overstated

As a service technician, I agree that we need younger talent entering the industry.

Paint protection film not needed

As the former CEO of an automotive paint supplier, I am surprised that people are willing to spend extra money to protect the paint on their newly purchased vehicle.


High-volume dealerships mute their identities for online sales

As more dealerships sell parts online, many of them seek to attract customers by playing down their identities.

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