Revoking Ford Incentives
- Deja-vu All Over Again. Keller, Maryann // Automotive Industries;Oct2001, Vol. 181 Issue 10, p16
Comments on the announcement made by Ford Motor Co. regarding restructuring of the company and dismissal of a number of workers. Changes in the market place resulting to restructuring, layoffs and plant closing; Factors that cause the change in corporate performance.
- As Michigan's Granholm Promises Jobs Aid, Ohio's Taft Touts Record. Carvlin, Elizabeth // Bond Buyer;1/27/2006, Vol. 355 Issue 32307, p6
The article reports on Michigan Governor Jennifer Granholm's fourth state of the state address. She said that her administration is putting a plan in place to stop what is expected to be six years of job losses in the state because of problems confronting the Big Three automakers. Meanwhile,...
- Ford Belgium to cut jobs. // Automotive News;11/23/1998, Vol. 73 Issue 5794, p32H
Reports that Ford Motor Co. is hoping to eliminate 2,800 jobs at its car and truck assembly plant in Genk, Belgium, in a move to improve productivity in Europe. Total workers employed at the factory; Vehicles built and assembled at the plant; Ford's previous strategies to increase efficiency in...
- Or Else. Vasilash, Gary S. // Automotive Design & Production;Sep2002, Vol. 114 Issue 9, p8
Comments on the plans of Ford Motor Co. to lay off employees as cost cutting measures as of September 2001. Opinion on the Revitalization Plan of Ford; Criticism on the views of Ford regarding its automobiles; Insights on the importance of employees.
- Auto sales end year intact; falloff expected. Miel, Rhoda // Plastics News;1/14/2002, Vol. 13 Issue 45, p11
Reports the decline of the production in the automobile industry in North America. Plan of Ford Motor Co. to cut jobs and close some plants; Impact of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attack to the industry; Launch of a zero percent financing by General Motors Corp. to lure consumers.
- Ford faces more problems at Genk plant. Wernle, Bradford // Automotive News Europe;10/20/2003, Vol. 8 Issue 20, p1
Reports on the possible problems facing automobile manufacturer Ford Motor Co. after deciding to reduce jobs in a plant in Genk, Belgium, as of October 2003. Impact of the move on the company's flagship brands; Incident that led to the decision to reduce jobs; Overview of car production in the...
- CAR INDUSTRY CUTBACK. Lindhe, Jane // BRW;10/23/2008, Vol. 30 Issue 42, p21
The article reports that the Australian unit of the automobile company, Ford, will cut another 450 jobs. According to Ford, the global economic crisis has inflated its financial problems. It will also close its engine plant in Geelong, Victoria. Rival car manufacturer Holden is also experiencing...
- What's the plan? // Crain's Cleveland Business;1/20/2003, Vol. 24 Issue 3, p10
Criticizes the administration of Ohio's governor Bob Taft for the budget deficit faced by the state. Comparison between Bob Taft and his opponent Tim Hagan; Steps ought to have been taken by the Taft administration for solving the budget deficit; Indications of the governor for the need to...
- Higher ed needs money, not studies. Tucker, Brian // Crain's Cleveland Business;1/20/2003, Vol. 24 Issue 3, p10
Discusses the announcement made by Ohio's governor Bob Taft regarding the inability of the state to provide resources to colleges and universities due to its financial condition. Reputation of the state in the field of higher education; Impact of the decision on the governor's 500 million...