Supply Chain News

Gentherm to supply Mercedes-Benz on its first premium segment deal
Michigan-based Gentherm, a developer and manufacturer of thermal management technologies, announced that it has been selected for a next generation Mercedes-Benz car line in the upper or luxury segment. This award represents Gentherm's first advanced seat comfort system program with a major premium ...
Chinese joint venture acquires major stake in Koller, which just opened a plant in Puebla
Fosun and its joint venture Nanjing Nangang Iron & Steel United Co. Ltd. announced they’ve completed the acquisition of a majority stake in Koller Beteiligungs GmbH, a German lightweight automotive specialist headquartered in Dietfurt, Germany.  It is the first overseas investment for Nanjin...
German supplier ZF unveils new column drive steering system for the Jeep Compass
Germany-based auto supplier ZF has launched its first column drive steering system in the US market on the all-new 2017 Jeep Compass, a product which the company claims it brings many advantages of electric steering technologies to U.S. consumers. “With the launch of our latest column drive EPS, ...
Bendix ramps up actuators production at Acuna, Coahuila, facility
Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems has achieved production milestones across four production facilities to meet increasing market demand, the company reported in a statement. Among those manufacturing sites ramping up production is the Acuna, Coahuila, plant, where the company produces brake actuator...
Standex International acquires Piazza Rosa Group with operations in Queretaro
Standex International Corporation, a New Hampshire-based multi-industry manufacturer announced that it has acquired Italy-based Piazza Rosa Group, a leading provider of mold and tool treatment and finishing services for the automotive and consumer products markets with operations in Queretaro, Mexic...