Automakers feel the supply chain crunch as chip shortage worsens

Automakers feel the supply chain crunch as chip shortage worsens

By Anna Domanska - Feb 04, 2021

A sales rebound has left global auto industry leaders facing a shortage of chips with many idling plans to trim production until inventories are in order.

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Toyota dethrones Volkswagen as the world’s largest automaker

Toyota dethrones Volkswagen as the world’s largest automaker

By Anna Domanska - Jan 28, 2021

The coronavirus pandemic hasn’t been kind to the auto industry. For one, it predictably savaged auto sales, and if recent statistics are to go by, this trend will only move north

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Nissan to brave $4.5 billion annual net loss as pandemic hits restructuring plans

Nissan to brave $4.5 billion annual net loss as pandemic hits restructuring plans

By Anna Domanska - Jul 28, 2020

Nissan Motor Co. is struggling with slumping new car sales amid the novel coronavirus pandemic. The Japanese automaker announced on Tuesday it expects to make an annual operating l

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Auto companies gear up to help manufacture masks and ventilators

Auto companies gear up to help manufacture masks and ventilators

By Anna Domanska - Mar 30, 2020

Whether you want to stay up-to-date on the latest business news, read in-depth CEO interviews, or find new ideas on leadership, management and innovation, Industry Leaders Magazine

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Industry Leaders: Top Women in Automotive Industry

Industry Leaders: Top Women in Automotive Industry

By Anna Domanska - Jan 28, 2020

Historically the automotive industry has been dominated by men, but things are slowly but surely changing. Two women are heading leading auto brand, which a few years ago would hav

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Silicon Valley will re-charge the Auto Industry

Silicon Valley will re-charge the Auto Industry

By Anna Domanska - Nov 22, 2017

Artificial Intelligence is to the 21st century what Coal was to the 20th century. It tackles one of the biggest and most intriguing questions: where are we going? It’s an importa

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For Auto Industry Leaders, Profits Remain Stuck in Second Gear

For Auto Industry Leaders, Profits Remain Stuck in Second Gear

By Anna Domanska - May 19, 2017

Ford Motor Co is reducing 10 percent of its workforce. General Motors Co has shut down operations in major, emerging markets. Volkswagen is gearing for a massive round of layoffs.

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Ford tests 3-D Printing for Cost-effective Manufacturing of Car Parts

Ford tests 3-D Printing for Cost-effective Manufacturing of Car Parts

By Christy Gren - Mar 07, 2017

Ford has announced today that it will be the first automobile company to test new techniques of 3-D printing for building car parts. This printer can build car parts of any shape a

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Ford Motor Co. announces investment plans for its plug-in hybrid car, C-MAX Energi

Ford Motor Co. announces investment plans for its plug-in hybrid car, C-MAX Energi

By Christy Gren - Oct 12, 2015

Ford Motor Co. announced on Monday it will invest 11.4 billion Yuan ($1.8 billion) over the coming five years in China, where its sales have been plummeting amid a brutal industryw

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