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News Automotive Manufacturing General
February 18, 2020  

GM plans to pull out of Australia, New Zealand and Thailand

Detroit automaker wants to focus on markets where it can drive strong returns, making the same moves in Japan, Russia and Europe.

News Automotive Manufacturing General Production
October 30, 2019  

Unifor signs deals with firms affected by GM Oshawa plant closure

Agreements provide for improved severance packages for employees compared with the legislated minimum requirements.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
October 28, 2019  

GM deal costs make talks with Ford, Fiat Chrysler difficult

Pay raises and a huge signing bonus, union’s top-notch health care changed little.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
October 28, 2019  

GM workers ratify contract, ending 40-day US strike

Four-year deal will be used as a template in bargaining with Ford and Fiat Chrysler.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
October 24, 2019  

GM suppliers face lingering revenue fallout from strike

Companies suffered varying degrees of damage from the sudden shutdown of operations on Sept. 16.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
October 23, 2019  

Autoworkers from closed US plants fight new GM contract

They warn if automaker can close their plants, it can close other plants too.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
October 17, 2019  

Workers celebrate deal with GM, show union power in industry

GM’s latest offer included wage increases, lump-sum payments, top-notch health insurance, promises of new products for many US factories.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
October 16, 2019  

GM and UAW reach tentative deal that could end strike

Union touts “major gains” for workers after months of bargaining.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
September 16, 2019  

Dias says GM could face strike in Canada if trust is not restored

Unifor president cites plant cutbacks and closures on both sides of the border following pledges to maintain operations.

News Automotive General
September 16, 2019  

UAW launches GM strike, will likely halt Canadian production

33 manufacturing plants down in nine states across the US, plus 22 parts distribution warehouses.

Feature Automotive Manufacturing General Sustainability
December 3, 2018  

GM Canada lights up while reducing emissions and costs

St. Catharines propulsion plant lighting project is cutting electricity use.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
December 3, 2018  

GM’s new technologies push expected to boost car sharing

Peer-to-peer platform allows GM customers to rent out their vehicles, offsetting some ownership costs.

News Automotive Manufacturing Economy General
November 28, 2018  

Canada’s auto industry at risk if GM closes Oshawa plant: Dias

Unifor leader calls on Trudeau to work with Trump to keep manufacturing jobs from shifting south.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
November 27, 2018  

GM job cuts, closures not a symptom of Trump’s trade agenda: analysts

Automaker is betting on electric vehicles, mobility services and autonomous cars and trucks.

News Automotive Operations
September 26, 2018  

Cadillac brand will return to Michigan from New York

Company says brand’s workers need to be closer to engineers and designers; Cadillac plans to launch a new vehicle every six months for the next three years.