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Today in Manufacturing Podcast
Today in Manufacturing has a new podcast brought to you by the editors of Industrial Media. In each episode, we discuss the five biggest stories in manufacturing, and the implications they have on the industry moving forward.
Mar 19th, 2021
Americans Apologize for Role in Nissan Exec's Escape
If convicted of helping a criminal, the Taylors face up to three years in prison.
Jun 29th, 2021
Honda Returns to Profit Despite Pandemic Damage
Annual sales slipped nearly 12%, but cost cuts helped support its bottom line.
May 14th, 2021
Toshiba Brushes Off Renewed Acquisition Push
But the company stopped short of outright rejecting it.
Apr 20th, 2021
Hitachi Acquires Digital Engineering Company for $9.6B
The conglomerate said the purchase will speed up the "digital transformation" of railways, energy and health care.
Mar 31st, 2021
Nissan-Renault Rift at Center of Former Executive's Trial
Greg Kelly, an American, has been charged with under-reporting former Nissan chief Carlos Ghosn’s compensation.
Mar 26th, 2021
Japan Spends Millions on Tech for Absent Olympic Fans
Organizers announced a ban on fans from abroad attending this summer's games.
Mar 23rd, 2021
Japan Sees Recovery from Pandemic Slump
The Japanese economy grew at an annual rate of 12.7% in the final quarter of the year.
Feb 16th, 2021
Nissan Stays in Red Ink Amid Pandemic, Japan Criminal Trial
The company lowered its annual sales forecast to about 4 million vehicles.
Feb 9th, 2021
Former Nissan Exec's Defense Begins Questioning
His attorneys sought to show that the violations were devised by others at the automaker.
Nov 11th, 2020
Honda Reports Profit Rise Despite Pandemic
The automaker said it carried out aggressive cost cuts that involved a “fundamental review” of its operations.
Nov 6th, 2020
Tiny Rubik's Cube Marks Puzzle's 40th Anniversary
The tiny but playable cube measures just 9.9 millimeters by 9.9 millimeters.
Sep 24th, 2020