- GM sees no quick bargain with UAW in small-car talks. Sedgwick, David // Automotive News;4/5/1999, Vol. 73 Issue 5813, p4
Reports on General Motors Corp.'s prospects of getting United States-based United Automobile Workers' (UAW) approval of its Yellowstone Project, a plan to produce compact cars for the North American market. UAW's criticism of the Yellowstone project; Comments from General Motors officials.
- Big 3 count on new workers to revitalize assembly plants. Jackson, Kathy // Automotive News;6/20/1994, Vol. 68 Issue 5557, p1
Reports on United Auto Workers (UAW) and General Motors' (GM) recruitment of students for its program design to train future hourly workers. GM, Ford and Chrysler's plan to reduce the average age of their workers; Efforts to create new blue-collar cultures and reduce traditional adversarial...
- Makers and UAW must compromise on module use. // Automotive News;6/12/2000, Vol. 74 Issue 5879, p12
Discusses how the implementation of modular assembly will affect automobile manufacturers and unionized autoworkers in the United states. United Auto Workers' willingness to accept new manufacturing methods if its members receive reasonable job security; General Motors Corp.'s use of modular...
- GM chooses Cowger to mend UAW rift. Johnson, Rick; Auer, Georg // Automotive News;10/19/1998, Vol. 73 Issue 5789, p8
Reports that Opel Chairman Gary Cowger was chosen as General Motor Corp.'s (GM) chief labor negotiator to mend the dismal relations between GM and the United Automobile Workers (UAW). Labor strikes in Flint, Michigan; Negotiations to renew the national GM-UAW contract; Peter Hanenberger as...
- GM, UAW Agree On Health Care. // Grand Rapids Business Journal;11/21/2005, Vol. 23 Issue 48, p6
This article reports on the decision of the United Auto Workers to ratify an agreement with General Motors Corp. that would reduce the company's health care expenditures and increase the amount individual workers pay. The agreement would also eliminate free health coverage for retirees and their...
- UAW vs. a lean GM. // Automotive News;5/24/1999, Vol. 73 Issue 5820, p12
Comments on the plan by United States carmaker General Motors Corp. to improve its relations with the United Automobile Workers. Plan to replace two small-car plants with smaller plants that will use big modules provided by suppliers.
- GM offers jobs for life. Meredith, Robyn; Phillips, Brandon // BRW;09/10/99, Vol. 21 Issue 35, p18
Reports that the General Motors Corp. (GM) has offered the United Automobile Workers union lifetime employment guarantees for workers with more than 10 year seniority in the United States. Objectives of GM in making the proposal; Constraints facing the company in its dealings with workers.
- UAW switches course at Saturn. Chappell, Lindsay // Automotive News;3/1/1999, Vol. 73 Issue 5808, p4
Reports on the election of officers of the United Automobile Workers Local 1853 in Nashville, Tennessee. Trade-union as representative of workers at Saturn Corp.'s plant in the area; Union members' voting out of the local's executive board members; Implications for General Motors' plan to...
- Wagoner builds cash stockpile. LaReau, Jamie // Automotive News;4/3/2006, Vol. 80 Issue 6196, p6
The article reports that General Motors Corp. (GM) will continue negotiations with Delphi Corp. and the United Auto Workers (UAW) after the supplier asked a bankruptcy judge on March 31, 2006, to reject Delphi's labor contracts. GM stopped short of saying it would bail out Delphi--and avert a...