Chief executives at the largest U.S. companies expect sales to keep growing in the next six months and also plan to step up hiring.
Japanese auto parts maker Takata Corp. is forming a panel to audit its manufacturing and come up with ways to make safe air bag inflators, but the company's response to a U.S. demand for a national inflator recall remains unclear.
Beer-drinkers could have the opportunity to personalize the taste of their favorite brew if bars and taverns adopt new technology at the pump.
Companies are working on building supersonic jets that can fly twice as fast as today's commercial planes.
Todd Masonis, co-founder at Dandelion Chocolate, discusses the factors impacting chocolate supplies as prices climb to meet growing demand.
Economic activity in the manufacturing sector expanded in November for the 18th consecutive month, and the overall economy grew for the 66th consecutive month, say the nation’s supply executives in the latest Manufacturing ISM Report On Business.
After nearly a decade in legal wrangling, a billion-dollar class-action lawsuit over Apple's iPod music players heads to trial on Tuesday in a California federal court. A key witness will be none other than the company's legendary late founder Steve Jobs, who will be heard in a videotaped deposition.
Under pressure from U.S. safety regulators, automakers are expanding recalls or adding them to fix potentially faulty passenger air bags in high-humidity states.
Chrysler's U.S. sales rose 20 percent last month a sign that Black Friday promotions and falling gas prices drove U.S. auto sales higher in November.
Otsuka Pharmaceutical will spend $3.5 billion in cash to buy Avanir Pharmaceuticals in a deal that expands the Japanese drugmaker's portfolio of neurologic disease treatments.
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration said Monday that it is investigating whether Graco took too long to report a safety defect in its child car seats.
General Motors is recalling 316,357 vehicles in North America because their headlights can stop working.
The FBI has confirmed it is investigating a recent hacking attack at Sony Pictures Entertainment, which caused major internal computer problems at the film studio last week.
Pfizer has completed its $635 million purchase from Baxter International Inc. of two vaccines and part of the factory in Orth, Austria, where they're made.
At least 36 people have died and 44 have been seriously injured in crashes involving General Motors cars with defective ignition switches.
Emirates performs a heavy maintenance check on the world's largest passenger plane, the A380. The process took 55 days to complete. Here it is in under two minutes.
Nick Floyd is largely credited as being the man who ignited a Chicagoland area craft beer renaissance. His brewery, which he started in 1996, is growing 30 to 40 percent annually and output is expected to hit 40,000 barrels this year.
Tech contributor Jennifer Jolly shows off some quirky new tech gadgets. But are they revolutionary or just plain weird?
Whether a manufacturer’s objective is to optimize tax savings or enhance cash flow — or both — an in-depth analysis of equipment is necessary. Assessing current and future asset needs in the form of a lease vs. buy analysis will help determine whether a lease or loan is the best alternative.
The National Labor Relations Board has upheld a ruling that Mercedes violated federal labor laws by stopping United Auto Workers union supporters from handing out literature inside its Alabama plant.