Labor

CAW Founder Bob White Dies

February 20, 2017 at 4:30 PM

Bob White, a founder of the Canadian Auto Workers union, has died at age 81.

UAW Ponders “Buy American” Ad Campaign

February 17, 2017 at 12:05 AM

The United Auto Workers union tells reporters it is mulling a “Buy American" ad campaign to promote the sale of union-made cars in the U.S.

Labor Cooperation on VW Cost-Cutting Plan Breaks Down

February 13, 2017 at 11:58 AM

Efforts by Volkswagen AG and unions to reduce labor costs were suspended earlier today, as labor leaders claim the company is pushing for greater cuts than the two sides agreed to in November.

GM to Move 600 Jobs to Mexico from Canada

January 30, 2017 at 2:08 AM

General Motors Co. is eliminating more than 600 jobs at its CAMI assembly plant in Canada as it moves production of the next-generation GMC Terrain SUVs from the factory to a facility in Mexico, the Associated Press reports.

Ford’s Canadian Workers Ratify Contract

November 07, 2016 at 12:33 AM

Ford Motor Co.’s 6,700 hourly workers in Ontario have ratified a new four-year contract by a 58% margin, Canada’s Unifor union reports.

Kia Reaches Tentative Deal with Union

November 03, 2016 at 12:20 AM

Kia Motors Corp. says it has reached a tentative labor accord after more than four months of negotiations with its union, The Korea Herald reports.

Unifor Reaches Last-Minute Labor Deal with Ford

November 01, 2016 at 1:56 AM

Canadian union Unifor has reached tentative agreement on a four-year contract with Ford Motor Co., averting the union’s first strike against the company in 20 years.