Supply Chain News

Brose begins recruitment for its fourth plant in Mexico
Germany-based automotive supplier Brose announced it will start the recruitment process for its third production site in Queretaro scheduled to start operations in August 2018.  The company plans to fill 150 positions for engineers and technicians during the first stage of the process, which will...
Martech Medical inaugurates a Distribution Center in Yuma
Martech Medical Corporation expanded its operations to the city of Yuma, Arizona, and inaugurated a Distribution center to supply products with a greater competitive advantage. The medical products company, with headquarters in Mexicali, Baja California, will take advantage of this location to store...
Premium bedding manufacturer MFI International opens plant in Chihuahua
MFI International, an El Paso-based contract manufacturer of premium bedding and home furnishing products, announced that its new facility located in the municipality of Jimenez, Chihuahua is now fully operational.  This new 90,000 square foot manufacturing facility was purchased in October 2016 a...
PMP Auto sells its wiping systems business; deal includes a plant in Puebla
India-based automotive components manufacturer Pricol Ltd has agreed to acquire the wiping systems business of PMP Auto Components Pvt. Ltd. for an undisclosed amount. The operation includes a manufacturing facility in Puebla, Mexico. The acquisition will help Pricol diversify its product portfolio...
Daimler vows to include more US content in cars
Daimler AG, the parent firm of Mercedes-Benz cars, announced its interest in adding more local content on the vehicles it produces at its Alabama facility, a move perceived as response to reports about President Donald Trump highlighting the German car maker's role in a US$ 15.4 billion automotive t...