A packaging and labeling plant in northwestern Pennsylvania plans to lay off 53 of 125 workers because it's moving some work to plants in Ohio and Wisconsin.
A union pension fund is suing a foundry that suddenly shut down in southwestern Pennsylvania in January, idling about 30 workers.
Locked-out union employees at American Crystal Sugar Co. rejected the company's contract proposal a third time Saturday in a nearly 11-month dispute that focuses on seniority and job security.
After more than two months on strike, Lockheed Martin machinists are expected to vote this week on a new labor contract after a tentative deal was reached with the company.
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Union workers locked out for nearly a year at American Crystal Sugar Co. are planning another vote on the company's contract offer.
The North American arm of Russian steelmaker Severstal is marking the opening of its newest steelmaking facilities.
Japanese truck maker Hino Motors Manufacturing plans to add 20 jobs and spend nearly $3 million to expand its West Virginia truck assembly plant.
A survey of chief executives shows fewer large U.S. companies plan to hire or boost spending in the next six months, reflecting a weaker U.S. economy.
Research In Motion said it has started laying off employees as part of its restructuring plan aimed at saving about $1 billion this year.
Employers in April posted the fewest job openings in five months, suggesting hiring will remain sluggish in the months ahead.
Johnson Controls Interior Manufacturing says it will close its Kendallville auto parts plant Aug. 31, costing about 170 workers their jobs.
Indiana manufacturers are seeing a slow recovery, adding back about 60 percent of the 100,000 jobs lost during the recession, but many workers are finding their paychecks lighter than they once were.
Union members previously rejected the contract offer, saying it takes away too much job security and that wage increases would be offset by health insurance costs.
Executives with Brown-Forman said it will invest as much as $60M in the plant that will have about 200 employees when it reaches full production.
The Taiwan-based company has been besieged with reports of poor working and living conditions for its workers at factories and dorms.
Nokia says it will slash jobs and close plants as it fights fierce competition, and gave a grim outlook for most of the year, causing its shares to plunge more than 15 percent.
American Fuji Seal, a unit of packaging company Fuji Seal International, is adding 45 jobs with a $10 million expansion in Kentucky.
Magneti Marelli will expand its operations in Pulaski, Tenn., creating 800 jobs as part of a $53.7 million investment.
Auto parts supplier NTN Driveshaft says it is spending $18M on new equipment for its Indiana factory, with plans to increase production and add perhaps 50 jobs during the next year.
Appliance maker Electrolux says it has awarded a $5 million equipment contract to a Memphis company for the development of assembly line and conveyance systems at its new plant.
Police raids on factories in the Indian capital revealed dozens of migrant kids hard at work Tuesday despite laws against child labor.
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