Establishing an environment of end-to-end supply chain visibility leads to more efficient manufacturing, lower costs and fewer incidents of a mismatch between supply and demand.
Life with the Apple Watch doesn’t have to be reduced to a series of unnecessary disruptions on your wrist. Joanna Stern explains how to tame Apple’s new wearable.
Maple syrup production in Vermont has more than doubled in the last decade. Katie Quinn talks to two Vermont farmers about what's behind the increase in demand.
Head of Daimler Trucks and Buses Wolfgang Bernhard talks to Maggie Lake about the future of driverless vehicles.
B&G Foods will potentially be a buyer of any smaller brands that get spun off in Warren Buffett's purchase of Kraft Foods Group, said B&G CEO Robert Cantwell.
Lumber Liquidators is suspending the sale of all laminate flooring made in China a week after disclosing that the Justice Department is seeking criminal charges against the specialty retailer in an investigation over imported products.
The latest economic forecast from the Institute for Supply Management predicts that the manufacturing sector will continue to grow despite reduced expectations for 2015.
Germany's Siemens says it will cut another 4,500 jobs to streamline its business and improve profitability.
A new report classifies autonomous and remote operations, Big Data analytics and user interface technology among the advancements likely to fundamentally transform the manufacturing sector.
A former vice president at MillerCoors and seven other defendants are facing federal charges, accused of defrauding the company of at least $7 million, the U.S. Attorney's Office in Chicago announced Wednesday.
When Tesla CEO Elon Musk unveiled his company's new battery division last week, he hailed the beginning of a "complete transformation of the entire energy infrastructure of the world."
uclear reactor builder Areva wants to trim thousands of jobs after billions of euros of financial losses, as France tries to restructure its powerful but struggling nuclear energy industry.
A new report from the Economic Policy Institute argues the relationship between U.S. automakers and the United Auto Workers union fueled the industry's transformation since the Great Recession.
Electric car maker Tesla Motors delivered a quarterly record of 10,045 cars in the first quarter, helping it beat Wall Street's expectations despite costly investments in new products and factory capacity and the impact of the strong dollar.
A new report argues that tax and regulatory changes could alleviate lagging capital investment in the U.S. over the past 15 years.
On a recent episode of ABC’s “Shark Tank,” Zero Pollution Motors sought a multimillion-dollar investment for an U.S.-based alternative vehicle factory to build an air-powered car named the “AIRPod.”
You might not have heard of British automaker McLaren, but it's one of the biggest names in racing history. Here's a look inside the futuristic factory where they're making a new generation of supercars meant for the street.
A Kim Kardashian-themed Pez dispenser? Vanessa Yurkevich takes a look at how the candy is made and its cult following.
Faced with an ever-growing demand from customers to deliver more with less and in increasingly rapid ordering cycles, it has become vital to enhance the efficiency of business processes to remain competitive. For this, automation is key.
Its name is "Inspiration" and Daimler Trucks says it's the first ever self-driving semi-truck licensed to drive on public roads — in this case Nevada's highways — not only for testing, but business, too.