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  • Henniges expands in Poland

    PRUDNIK, Poland—Henniges Automotive Holdings Inc. will open its first manufacturing plant in Poland later this year.

  • Groups endorse bill to soften OT rule

    WASHINGTON—The National Federation of Independent Business and the National Retail Federation have endorsed a bill that would soften the impact to small businesses of the Labor Department's new overtime pay rule. The bill, sponsored by Rep....

  • International news

    Tri-Ace Tire to build green production plant in Taiwan LaVERGNE, Tenn.—Tri-Ace Tire Co. Ltd. plans to build an environmentally green plant in Taiwan that will help meet growing U.S. demand for the company's products. The announcement comes...

  • Going for the gold

    T.J. Higgins, president of Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations' integrated consumer tire group, outlined how Bridgestone already has leveraged its Olympic partnership in a variety of ways:

  • Cable & Wire briefs

    CHARLOTTE, N.C.—Carlisle Companies Inc. has acquired Micro-Coax Inc., a global supplier of high-performance, high-frequency coaxial wire and cable and cable assemblies. Terms of the deal were not disclosed, but Carlisle said in a news...

  • Former retreading CEO dies at 71

    LAS VEGAS—Raymond P. “Gus” Hawkinson Jr., 71, former president and CEO of retreading equipment manufacturer Paul E. Hawkinson Co., died in Las Vegas July 10 of complications from a stroke. Hawkinson's death was reported July 11 by Harvey...