Manufacturing News

Brentwood Industries to open medical production facility in Tijuana in early 2018
Pennsylvania-based Brentwood Industries Inc. announced that it is opening a medical manufacturing facility in Tijuana, Mexico in early 2018, which represents the company's first strategic international expansion dedicated to custom thermoformed medical packaging. "We've been evaluating expansion in...
Canadian furniture manufacturer Palliser opens its fourth plant in Mexico
Winnipeg-based Palliser Furniture announced it has opened a fourth plant in Mexico to handle two growing segments: theater seating, distributed under the label Encore by Palliser, and its entry-level, price point brand North American Furniture. The new 65,000 square-foot plant is located in Matamor...
Canadian metal stampings manufacturer builds its fourth plant in Mexico
Matcor Matsu, a Canadian manufacturer of metal stampings for body-in-white, interior and seating applications, broke ground last week at the Amistad Aeropuerto Industrial park in Ramos Arizpe, Coahuila, to build a 247,000 square feet plant. According to local media, the company plans to invest US$ ...
Goodyear’s new plant in San Luis Potosi on trial production
Goodyear’s new plant in San Luis Potosi is 100% completed with trial production under way, it’s just a matter of weeks for the company to officially start operations, reported local media. The 1 million-plus-square-feet facility, located in the WTC II industrial park, is Goodyear’s first new ...
Nissan reaches 150 million vehicles produced worldwide; see how Mexico contributed
Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. announced it has reached a new milestone with 150 million vehicles produced globally. It took 73 years for Nissan to produce its first 100 million vehicles after the company was founded in 1933, and another 11 years to build the last 50 million.  When Nissan reached the 100 ...