Supply Chain News

Mexico-based automotive frame manufacturer Metalsa invests US$ 36.5 million in Kentucky
Mexico-based automotive frame manufacturer Metalsa Structural Products Inc. announced it will add 113 jobs at its Owensboro, Kentucky facility with a US$ 36.5 million expansion to produce a new line of stamped and welded components. “With three production facilities in the commonwealth, Metalsa s...
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...
WABCO takes full ownership of joint venture with Meritor
WABCO Holdings Inc., a global supplier of technologies and services to improve safety, efficiency and connectivity of commercial vehicles, announced that it will further expand its commitment and operations in the commercial vehicle market in North America by taking full ownership of the Meritor WAB...
Mecaplast-Key Plastics rebrands itself as Novares Group
Mecaplast-Key Plastics, a company formed after French group Mecaplast acquired Michigan-based Key Plastics LLC, has unveiled its new brand identity to be ‘Novares Group SA.’ The company, which is headquartered in Paris, manufactures automotive interior, exterior and under-the-hood plastic compo...
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$ ...