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- General Motors and the UAW deserve each other. Flint, Jerry // Ward's Auto World;Sep98, Vol. 34 Issue 9, p23
Comments on a dispute between the United Auto Workers (UAW) union and General Motors company. Information on a strike of the workers at General Motors; Effects of strikes on businesses; Criticism of strategies used by UAW leaders.
- GM Plans New Sigma Plant. // Ward's Auto World;May99, Vol. 35 Issue 5, p35
Reports on the opposition of the United Auto Workers (UAW) union to General Motors Corp.'s Yellowstone project, a plan to cut assembly costs through modularization. Information on the Cadillac plant; Comments from UAW President Stephen Yokich.
- GM strike puts a dent in output. Frasier, Brian // Automotive News;3/25/1996, Vol. 70 Issue 5651, p47
Presents information on matters related to the United States automobile industry. How the United Auto Workers strike against General Motors affected that company's production in March, 1996; Recorded decrease in North American vehicle production; Estimate for North American truck production.
- Deals are waiting on back burner. Sherefkin, Robert // Crain's Detroit Business;07/20/98, Vol. 14 Issue 29, p1
Reports that a United Auto Workers strike has caused a delay in General Motors Corp.'s merger and acquisition deals with its suppliers. Details on the strike at the General Motors Corp.; Comment from Clifton Roesler, an investment banker; Number of General Motors who lost their jobs during this...
- Battle is bitter, and may be long. Miller, Joe; Sedgwick, David // Automotive News;6/29/1998, Vol. 72 Issue 5773, p40
Provides information on the United Automobile Workers (UAW) against General Motors' (GM) plants in Flint Michigan. Closure of GM's North American operations; Accusations mae by GM towards the UAW; Comments from UAW vice president Richard Shoemaker; Filing a grievance by GM with the UAW. INSET:...
- Yellowstone rubs UAW wrong so GM parks it. Miller, Joe // Automotive News;05/31/99, Vol. 73 Issue 5822, p46
Reports on General Motors' suspension of its Project Yellowstone program which seeks to reorganize the company's car assembly process. Company's labor talks with the United Automobile Workers as the reason for the action.
- Labor desperately walks the line. Roberts, Steven V. // U.S. News & World Report;3/25/96, Vol. 120 Issue 12, p10
Offers a look at the strike of 3,000 United Auto Workers at the General Motors (GM) plants in Dayton, Ohio in early 1996. Reasons for the strike in GM's ordering of brakes from a German company; Cases for both sides; How organized labor must redress the imbalance of power between workers and...
- Auto press clippings. // Ward's Auto World;Apr96, Vol. 32 Issue 4, p7
Presents information on the United States automobile industry. Effects of the United Auto Workers strike at General Motors Corporation's Delphi Chassis, brake-parts plant in Dayton, Ohio; Announcement concerning the death of Gil Way, pioneer expert in automobile engines and fuels; Background on...
- Sunken deal fueled strike by GM's union. Czurak, David // Grand Rapids Business Journal;04/1/96, Vol. 14 Issue 14, p1
Reports on the major issues of the United Auto Workers' strike against General Motors Corp. in Dayton, Ohio. GM's pledge to the local union that a newly designed ABS brake caliper would be produced at the Dayton plants; Outsourcing issues; Settlement between the local union and GM.
- Local firms wait out GM strike. McKeown, Karen // Grand Rapids Business Journal;07/13/98, Vol. 16 Issue 28, p3
Discusses the impact of the United Auto Workers' strike in General Motors' plants in Flint, Michigan on the area's automobile business. Slowdown in automobile production; Economic impact of the strike; Concerns of the union members; Minimal impact in the automobile industry in Grand Rapids.