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Auto industry thrives despite scandals

DETROIT -- The U.S. automotive industry has been through a rough couple years filled with massive recalls, congressional hearings, record fines, and allegations, at times, of a careless, shoddy approach to safety.       .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJul 25th, 2016

OSHA starts evaluation of construction industry noise standards

The U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration has begun evaluating the potential for a new process noise in construction standard. The potential standard was included on the agency’s regulatory agenda published in May. OSHA is planning to issue.....»»

Category: realestateSource: bdcnetworkJun 29th, 2016

Are Hedge Funds Losing Interest in Big Auto-Makers?

Although the automotive industry had been dormant for quite a while, recent trends towards efficiency and safety have prompted a wave of innovation that has intensified the competition among top car makers. Global leaders like Toyota and General Motors C.....»»

Category: topSource: insidermonkeyMay 26th, 2016

Royal Caribbean Could Soar With Recent Growth in Cruising

The key to successful investing is to take the long view and block out the daily noise. That's particularly true when it comes to the cruise line industry, which continues to grow, despite concerns about the safety of international travel. Last year, for.....»»

Category: topSource: thestreetMay 23rd, 2016

Why Cooper-Standard (CPS) Could Be Positioned for a Surge

Cooper-Standard (CPS) could be an interesting play for investors as it is seeing solid activity on the earnings estimate revision. Cooper-Standard Holdings Inc. CPS is a supplier of systems and components for the automotive industry that could .....»»

Category: topSource: zacksMay 23rd, 2016

Are You the Gold Standard of Your Industry? This Nemesis May Be Holding You Back

To be a truly great company - a "righteous" company - you must remain congruent with the commitment you made for yourself and your business at the outset......»»

Category: topSource: incApr 28th, 2016

Automotive Minute: Redesigned Hyundai Elantra offers the best bang for your buck

Coming in well below the price of the 2016 Honda Civic and with more features, including a suite of standard advanced safety technology, the 2017 Hyundai Elantra offers the best bang for your buck. Earlier this year, I took the ’16 model out for a day-.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 21st, 2016

Takata Corporation CEO Closer to Departure Over Airbag Safety Scandal: Report

Takata Corp. (OTCMKTS:TKTDY) is setting ground for the exit of its chief executive, as the airbag safety scandal continues to send shockwaves into the auto industry. Two people familiar with the matter told Reuters that the company may decide to prepare t.....»»

Category: topSource: bidnessetcJan 28th, 2016

CES Wrap-up: Apple Inc. and Autos Impressed the Crowd in 2016

Even though the Cupertino giant never attends the trade show, its presence was felt everywhere. Also, the automotive sector was hot as the industry continues to move into the age of self-driving cars......»»

Category: topSource: foolJan 11th, 2016

Zeiss DriveSafe Lenses: A New Driver-Based Innovation In Vehicle Safety

We live in a rapidly advancing world, thanks in large part to technology. Andas we saw at CES this week, the automotive industry has been an integral player in offeringnew technologies forpublic benefit. Many of these advancements have to do with safety t.....»»

Category: topSource: forbesJan 8th, 2016

Is Intermodal the Answer to Railroads" Coal Woes?

Is Intermodal the Answer to Railroads' Coal Woes? The railroad industry is poised to gain from the improvement in the U.S. economy characterized by increased investments, implementation of safety standards and an enhanced pricing environment.....»»

Category: topSource: zacksDec 18th, 2015

Security Offerings Helping Cisco Grow Revenue

Cisco continues to lead in the technology industry with enhanced security offerings that are meeting customer needs while also significantly growing revenueRelated Stocks: CSCO,.....»»

Category: blogSource: gurufocusDec 14th, 2015

Google leads technology, testing, software development for autonomous driving, says IHS

Autonomous driving continues to be one of the most widespread research and development activities within the global automotive industry, as automakers and technology companies alike strive to put advancements into production and implement them for on-road.....»»

Category: topSource: digitimesNov 16th, 2015

Wonkblog: The only major fast food company that refuses to fix how it gets its food

On Thursday, Panera became the latest fast-food chain to announce its plan to use only cage-free eggs. The commitment, which the company will carry out by 2020, is quickly becoming an industry-wide standard: McDonald's, Burger King, Dunkin' Donuts, Starb.....»»

Category: topSource: washpostNov 6th, 2015

Wonkblog: The only major fast food company that isn’t fixing how it gets its food

On Thursday, Panera became the latest fast-food chain to announce its plan to use only cage-free eggs. The commitment, which the company will carry out by 2020, is quickly becoming an industry-wide standard: McDonald's, Burger King, Dunkin' Donuts, Starb.....»»

Category: topSource: washpostNov 6th, 2015

How Ford is innovating with materials science

The world's No. 2 automaker continues its revival with a strategy that it's awfully familiar with. Henry Ford would be proud that his namesake company is leading the automotive industry's charge to work advanced materials into vehicles and high-tech s.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneOct 28th, 2015

Do Rising Delinquencies and Loan Balances Spell Bad News for Auto Industry?

Loan balances and delinquencies are rising, but the automotive industry still seems healthy and poised for strong annual sales figures......»»

Category: topSource: foxnews6 hr. 30 min. ago

Self-Braking Systems Are Not All Created Equal; Many Not Designed To Stop A Moving Car, Report Finds

New test results show that automatic emergency braking systems, a safety technology designed to automatically apply a vehicle’s breaks when a driver fails to engage if it determines a collision is imminent that will soon be standard on 99 percent of veh.....»»

Category: topSource: forbes21 hr. 4 min. ago

Don"t trust automatic braking to prevent a crash, says AAA

Automatic braking is a great safety feature which will soon be standard on virtually all new cars in the United States. But don't trust it to keep you out of an accident, AAA says......»»

Category: topSource: money22 hr. 30 min. ago

We already have a utility settlement coin: it’s called the euro

Four banks have stolen loads of column inches on Wednesday with news that they are developing “a new form of digital cash that they believe will become an industry standard to clear and settle financial trades over blockchain, the technology underpi.....»»

Category: blogSource: ftAug 24th, 2016