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Ford Appoints Jim Hackett as CEO to Strengthen Operations, Transform for Future; Farley, Hinrichs, Klevorn Take on New Roles
Jim Hackett named as Ford Motor Company president and CEO, succeeding Mark Fields, who is retiring. Hackett, who will report to Executive Chairman Bill Ford, is recognized as a transformational business leader Hackett led Steelcase Inc.’s turnaround to become the world’s No. 1 office furniture maker, served as interim Athletic Director at University of Michigan […]
Jolly Rancher Cherry, Green Apple and Watermelon flavors get toasty with Pop-Tarts BATTLE CREEK, Mich., May 17, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — This summer, Pop-Tarts® and Jolly Rancher® are teaming up to debut the first-ever candy-inspired Pop-Tarts flavors, including Frosted Cherry, Frosted Green Apple and Frosted Watermelon. “We know our fans love the variety of Pop-Tarts flavors […]
First automaker to collaborate with suppliers to improve global rubber supply DETROIT, 2017-05-15 — Transforming the global rubber and tire supply chain to create lasting, environmentally sound sustainable rubber production requires a collaborative approach. Through an industry-first commitment to sourcing sustainable natural rubber in its tires, General Motors is helping drive the industry toward net-zero […]
Maven, One of the Fastest-Growing Mobility Brands in North America, Expands New York City Operations
Maven has launched in 17 cities, offers three products for mobility solutions and is bringing elevated car sharing to New York City. Maven’s mobility brand now offers three unique consumer and business products, including Maven Gig. Maven is expanding operations in New York City with more than 80 Maven City car-sharing vehicles available throughout Manhattan […]