- Strike closing GM plants. // Crain's Detroit Business;3/11/96, Vol. 12 Issue 11, p28
Reports that striking at plants in Dayton, Ohio has caused General Motors Corporation to close down automobile assembly plants in Wilmington, Delaware and Oshawa, Ontario. Reasons for strike by workers; Action to be taken by GM against J. Ignacio Lopez, former purchasing chief.
- Strikes go on; GM needs a new labor policy. // Automotive News;4/21/1997, Vol. 71 Issue 5709, p12
Opinion. Comments on the labor strikes plaguing General Motors (GM) Corp.'s automobile plants in the United States. Need for GM to reduce its labor force; Fort Wayne truck assembly plant strike in March 1997; Worker objections to understaffing and on-the-job stress; Need for GM management to...
- Carhaulers target dealers. Henry, Jim // Automotive News;5/29/1995, Vol. 69 Issue 5607, p2
Reports on the threat to stake out General Motors' major dealerships by a carhaulers' union over the Memorial Day weekend. Negotiations for replacing expired contract; Allegations of cutting wages and benefits for new hires; Division of the International Brotherhood of Teamsters.
- The strike proved... Crain, Keith // Automotive News;8/3/1998, Vol. 72 Issue 5778, p12
Opinion. Comments on the strike which was held by workers at General Motors Corp. (GM). Amount of money GM lost as a result of the strike; How GM should view the United Auto Workers organization; What GM executives have learnt from the strike.
- Auto strikes put brakes on spending in July; despite rising income, consumers less positive. Del Giudice, Vincent; Fields-White, Monee // American Banker;8/31/1998, Vol. 163 Issue 166, p13
Focuses on the impact that strikes at the General Motors Corp., is having on consumer spending in the United States. Details on the decline in consumer spending in July, 1998; Examination of what statistical information suggested; Comments from Christopher Low, an economist at First Tennessee...
- A stricken strike. // Christian Science Monitor;7/6/98, Vol. 90 Issue 154, p12
Editorial. Questions the strike of General Motors Corp. as of July 1998. Details on globalism and the efforts by GM strikers to stop it; The decline of the United Auto Workers (UAW) union; The need of GM to recognize economic trends and to acquire more efficiency and flexibility.
- GM seeks strike-related ad cancellations. // MediaWeek;06/29/98, Vol. 8 Issue 26, p3
Focuses on efforts by General Motors (GM) to cancel advertising buys in the event of a prolonged labor strike against the major American automobile maker. Company's reduction of both print and television advertisements through July 1998.
- GM strike: $40 million. Bohn, Joseph // Automotive News;8/29/1994, Vol. 69 Issue 5567, p39
Reports on the settlement cost of a strike involving General Motors Corp. employees at the Inland Fisher Guide plant in Anderson, Indiana. Production losses; Products manufactured at the plant; Background on the strike.
- Even strike can't brake falling car prices. Evarts, Eric C. // Christian Science Monitor;7/27/98, Vol. 90 Issue 169, pB3
Looks at how the strike at General Motors is affecting the consumer. Short-term increases in car prices; Dwindling supply may force prices up; Estimates of the supply of cars that the General Motors dealers should have at the end of July 1998; Study stating that 35 percent of new-car buyers...