J.D. Power and LMC Automotive U.S. Automotive Forecast November 2021

New-Vehicle Sales Still Restricted by Low Supply in November; Demand Sustains Record-High Levels of Prices and Profits TROY, Mich.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–New-vehicle retail sales for November 2021 are expected to decline when compared with November 2020, according to a joint forecast from J.D. Power and LMC Automotive. Retail sales of new vehicles this month are expected to […]

BigLever to Showcase the Significance of Moving to System Family Engineering Thinking at INCOSE Regional Conference 2021

AUSTIN, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#BigLever—BigLever Software, the long-standing leader in Product Line Engineering (PLE), announced today that its CEO, Dr. Charles Krueger, will be presenting at the INCOSE Great Lakes North Central Conference (GLNC), taking place virtually and in Detroit, MI on December 1-2. Krueger will share his insights on how moving to system family engineering thinking […]

Generational Equity Advises Mock Tire at South Park in its Sale to Parrish Tire & Automotive

DALLAS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Generational Equity, a leading mergers and acquisitions advisor for privately held businesses, is pleased to announce the sale of its client Mock Tire at South Park to Parrish Tire & Automotive. The acquisition closed July 1, 2021. Mock Tire at South Park, located in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, and Mock Tire at Village, Inc. (“MT” […]

Asahi Kasei to Produce Solution-Polymerized Styrene-Butadiene Rubber Using Butadiene Derived from Plastic Waste

Supply agreement for sustainable butadiene concluded with Shell NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#asahikasei–Asahi Kasei, a diversified Japanese multinational company, concluded an agreement with Shell Eastern Petroleum (Pte) Ltd. (hereinafter “Shell”) on November 23, 2021, regarding the supply of butadiene derived from plastic waste and biomass (hereinafter “sustainable butadiene”). The signing ceremony was held at the “Creating the […]

Vontier to Present at the Credit Suisse Annual Industrials Conference

RALEIGH, N.C.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Vontier Corporation (“Vontier”) (NYSE: VNT) today announced that Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, David Naemura, will be presenting at the Credit Suisse Annual Industrials Virtual Conference on Thursday, December 2, 2021, at 12:50 p.m. ET. The audio will be simultaneously webcast and will be archived on www.vontier.com. ABOUT VONTIER Vontier is […]

Back from Whence You Came: Auto parts stuck in B.C. to be re-routed through Alta.

Vancouver, British Columbia — In just a matter of days British Columbia has become an isolated enclave on Canada’s west coast due to intense rainfall and flooding, leading to many of the province’s imported products being stuck in limbo in port warehouses. Among these delayed products are in-demand auto parts that were due for delivery […]