While it’s true that some companies are bringing manufacturing back to the U.S., just as much...
Authorities along California's central coast are dealing with one of the worst oil spills in...
Under the desert sun of New Mexico, scientists have engineered ancient bacteria to produce carbon-neutral ethanol using just the sun, waste carbon dioxide and non-potable water. The fuel that results could one day be cheaper than oil.
While quality and compliance rely heavily on the creation, sharing and maintenance of SOPs, it is through automation that optimal SOP management is achieved.
Local governments in Texas may no longer restrict fracking operations within their jurisdictions following Gov. Greg Abbott's signature of legislation Monday.
The Coca-Cola Company recently announced plans to sell territories to two U.S. bottlers, the latest step in an overhaul of its bottling operations.
ConAgra Foods plans to close one of its two cookie plants in the eastern Wisconsin city of Ripon, a move that would eliminate about 300 jobs later this year.
Employees at Mondelez's Chicago bakery are girding for hundreds of job losses as the food and beverage multinational consolidates its operations and upgrades its production lines.
Post Holdings Inc. said Friday it will merge two of its cereal businesses, headquarter them in Minnesota and close a New Jersey office as it separately grapples with a widening bird flu outbreak that has forced it to discontinue some products and tweak prices.
The state of shop floor automation has changed drastically in the last five years as IT capabilities bring advanced software functionality, highly flexible infrastructures and more options in deployment, including SaaS and cloud computing.
Bombardier confirms it will cut more than 1,750 employees in Canada and Northern Ireland over the coming months to adjust for weak demand for some of its business jets.
The National Retail Foundation is pressuring Senate leaders to authorize Trade Promotional Authority ahead of an initial vote on the provision.
Mark Parker, CEO of Nike, talks with Stephanie Ruhle about how the athletic apparel maker would benefit from the Trans Pacific Partnership trade agreement, the company’s overseas production and their plans for digital consumables.
Obama administration officials on Monday signed off on a proposal from Shell to drill in arctic Alaskan waters.
Dow Chemical hopes drones could eventually provide crucial safety services at its plants and take employees out of harm's way.
At the Victor Taichung Machinery Works Co. in Taichung, Taiwan, skilled workers build the machines that build the machines that make the things the world buys. Here's a quick peek into their main plant.
Volvo on Monday announced South Carolina as the site of its first U.S. auto plant.
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.
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.
Mary Barra is General Motors' relatively new CEO. The company is celebrating the production of its 500th million car this week, and Anna Werner sat down with Barra to discuss her plans for remaking GM in the wake of its bankruptcy and the recalls of defective cars.
The Rolls-Royce is an icon of luxury. Here's a look at the Rolls factory in Goodwood, England where young people use traditional methods to hand-craft almost every inch of a Rolls-Royce.
Purchases of long-lasting manufactured goods in March jumped by the largest amount in eight months, but a closer look reveals that businesses kept pruning their investment plans.
American Airlines Group Inc. says it will delay delivery of five Boeing 787 jets in response to slower growth in international travel demand.
Boeing Co. delivered more airliners in the first quarter, offsetting sluggish results in the defense side of its business and pushing its first-quarter earnings up 38 percent.
This is the last year that the original version of Kraft Mac & Cheese sold in the U.S. will contain artificial preservatives or synthetic colors.
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