Ford makes coming back to work easierMay 20, 2018
Ford last fall launched the Career Re-Entry Program, which offers six-month assignments in product development, information technology and manufacturing jobs. It's available to workers who have been without a job for at least two years because of family developments, military deployments, moves or other life changes.
Mexico said to offer compromise on car content, wages in NAFTA talksMay 9, 2018
Mexico is opening the door to compromise on the key NAFTA issue of auto manufacturing, though it's unclear if the flexibility is enough to reach a deal with the U.S. and Canada, according to four people familiar with the talks.
Ford halts F-150 production in Kansas City after supplier fireMay 7, 2018
A supplier fire last week is pinching production of the F-150 pickup, but the impact is expected to be minimal for both Ford and its dealers.
Bitter pill for UAW at GM's Orion factoryMay 6, 2018
A new agreement could become a template for lowering costs at other car plants that have experienced production declines due to slow-selling products.
Lear workers ratify 4-year contract at Ontario plant that had been targeted for closureMay 4, 2018
Workers at Lear's Ajax, Ontario, seating plant ratified a new four-year labor contract on Friday, just two days after the company threatened to close the plant.
Lear to close Canada seating plant after Unifor rejects contract offerMay 3, 2018
Lear says it will close a seating plant in Ontario after union members there rejected the latest tentative contract offer by 94 percent on May 1.
Lear workers in Ontario reject tentative deal by wide marginMay 2, 2018
Lear workers in Ajax, Ontario, widely rejected a tentative labor deal, prolonging a strike at a facility that supplies seats to a nearby Fiat Chrysler plant.
Lear reaches tentative deal with striking workers at Ontario plantMay 1, 2018
A tentative labor agreement was reached at a Lear facility in Ajax, Ontario, where a three-day strike caused a production slowdown at a nearby Fiat Chrysler assembly plant.
FCA Brampton plant limits production as Unifor strikes Lear seating plantApril 30, 2018
Unionized workers who make seats at Lear Ajax near Toronto began strike actions over the weekend. The strike has affected production of the Chrysler 300 and Dodge Challenger and Charger in Ontario.
Hyundai's Q1 profit halves on bleak U.S., China salesApril 26, 2018
Hyundai's first-quarter net profit halved as bleak U.S. and China sales, a strong South Korean currency and labor union strikes dragged on the automaker's earnings.
GM Korea, union reach tentative wage deal to avert bankruptcyApril 23, 2018
GM's South Korean unit said that it has reached a tentative wage deal with its labor union, meeting a key condition laid down by the automaker to prevent it filing for bankruptcy.
PSA's Tavares faces toughest opponent yet in German unionApril 20, 2018
PSA boss Carlos Tavares, who is no stranger to thrashing out difficult labor deals, is now taking on Germany's powerful IG Metall union, which has been the undoing of many a cost cutter.