Whirlpool To Become Majority Shareholder Of China-Based Hefei SanyoWhirlpool Corp. (NYSE: WHR) announced that it has entered into agreements to become a majority shareholder (51 percent) in Hefei Rongshida Sanyo Electric Co. Ltd., a home appliances manufacturer based in Hefei, China.
Supply Chain Solutions Buys International Business Unit of England LogisticsSupply Chain Solutions, a Grand Rapids-based transportation, logistics and supply chain management and improvement group, has acquired the freight forwarding business unit of England Logistics, a top 10 freight brokerage firm and third party logistics provider based in Salt Lake City.
Client Wins From July 3-14The latest in new business earned by Michigan's technology-focused companies
TRW Announces First Launch Of Belt Drive Electrically Powered Steering In ChinaLivonia-based TRW Automotive Holdings Corp. (NYSE: TRW) has recently started production of its electrically powered steering belt drive system for the first time on a global vehicle platform launching in China.
First Class Graduates From WSU's Collaboration With Chinese UniversitiesOn May 9, 12 Chinese students were the first to graduate from Wayne State University's 3+2 program - a partnership with several Chinese universities.
Matt's Favorites: Syria's Internet and CenturyLink Down, China Espionage Up, Good Pizza At Home, And Much MoreWhat's the latest from the wild and wacky world of technology? I'm ever so glad you asked -- here goes!
Judge Gives Major Break In GM Theft CaseAn ex- General Motors engineer convicted of stealing hybrid technology was sentenced to just a year and a day in prison, far below the punishment sought by the government in a case that involved an alleged scheme to take the trade secrets to China.
GM Wants Tough Punishment In Hybrid Secrets TheftGeneral Motors Co. wants a long prison sentence next week for a former employee and her husband who were convicted of stealing hybrid vehicle technology for potential use by competitors in China.
Growing Ties Between Michigan And ChinaAs China leapfrogs over Germany for third place among countries where Michigan products are exported to, the effort to build two-way bridges between the huge Asian nation and the Great Lakes State continues to flourish.
Airfoil Adds Asia Pacific Firm to its Growing Global GroupThe Southfield public relations and marketing communications firm Airfoil has announced an affiliate relationship with China-based Newell PR.
EcoMotors In Deal For $200M Engine Plant In ChinaEcoMotors, developers of the opposed-piston-opposed-cylinder engine, announced a deal with Zhongding Power of Xuancheng, China to build a $200 million plant in Anhui Province.
Chinese Dairy Producer Mengniu Selects LLamasoft Supply Chain GuruLLamasoft Inc. bills itself as "the global leader in supply chain design software," and its latest sale backs up that claim.
Advanced Photonix Announces Sale of T-Ray Sensor to ChinaAdvanced Photonix announced Tuesday that it has sold a T-Gauge terahertz sensor to Shanghai Gaojing in Shanghai, China.
ALTe Announces New Commercial Vehicle Joint Venture in ChinaALTe Powertrain Technologies, developer of the first range-extended plug-in electric hybrid vehicle powertrain for light commercial fleet vehicle applications, announced that it has successfully completed a Cooperation Agreement to establish a new commercial vehicle manufacturing Joint Venture with the Henan Benma Co. in the Henan province of China.
Matt's Favorites: MobiDevDay Coming, Cheap Tablets, China Cybertheft Complaint, Kim Jong-Un's Slush Funds, And Much MoreSo what's new and exciting in the wonderful world of high technology? See it all here, culled from a bunch of sources...