Plastic bag ban stalls in California Assembly
Though the bill, SB 270, garnered 38 votes in favor an only 33 opposed, supporters were three votes shy of the 41 needed for approval.
New contract for JCI workers heads off potential strike in Ontario
About 300 unionized workers at a Johnson Controls Inc. interiors plant in Ontario ratified a new three-year contract, heading off a potential strike at the factory and work stoppage at General Motors Co.'
Sun Aug 24, 2014
Magna ready to loosen purse strings
Acquisitions are gaining momentum among suppliers. For instance, ZF Friedrichshafen AG, a major producer of transmissions, is in talks to acquire TRW Automotive Holdings Corp., which makes steering, safety and electronics systems.
West Allis cues up new money for foundry redevelopment, housing rehab
The former West Allis Ductile Iron factory is slated to be torn down under a plan by a company that is buying the plant.
Johnson Controls workers ratify contract saving plant
A strike at JCI would have shut down assembly operations at General Motors in Shortly after Dias's comments, Unifor, GM and JCI began three-party discussions in an effort to find a solution.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
Observer & Eccentric
Johnson Controls joins concert sponsor list
The Plymouth Downtown Development Authority's Music in the Air Concert series has another sponsor.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Canadian JCI workers reach tentative pact
Canadian union workers at an interiors plant that supplies General Motors' Oshawa assembly complex have reached a tentative contract agreement that could avert a strike at the supplier plant.
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New book includes chapter on the Timberjay
A new book that highlights small town papers that took on big stories includes a chapter on the Timberjay, and the newspaper's longstanding fight to shine a light on the activities of corporate behemoth Johnson Controls.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Johnson Controls Now Covered by Analysts at Stifel Nicolaus
The firm set a "buy" rating and a $58.00 price target on the stock. Stifel Nicolaus' price target suggests a potential upside of 18.83% from the company's current price.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Navigant Research Leaderboard Report: Building Energy Management Systems
Software developers aim to take advantage of a confluence of technology and market factors driving interest in sophisticated energy management systems.
Johnson Controls, Adidas team up on robotic sewing project
Hand-stitching still takes place even in in the highly automated production process of Johnson Controls' automotive seating business.
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Magna CEO in a shopping mood in post-Stronach era
Magna International Inc., the largest auto supplier in North America, will consider purchases of as much as $4 billion as it distances itself from debt-averse founder Frank Stronach.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Johnson Controls' researchers partner on developing car interiors that can change colors
Researchers at Johnson Controls Inc. are working on developing car interior surfaces that can change colors and filter odors, according to a story on Autonews.com .
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Group 1 Automotive Appoints Johnson Controls Executive to Board of Directors
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Mon Aug 11, 2014
Johnson Controls forms fabrics joint venture in China
Further entrenching itself in China, Johnson Controls Inc., which makes batteries, automotive interiors and HVAC equipment, will form a new fabrics joint venture with Shanghai Yanfeng Industry and Commerce Co.
Sun Aug 10, 2014
Parking structure for Johnson Controls new West Allis office to get $4.2M city loan
Van Buren Management Inc. renovated the Renaissance Faire building, a former Sam's Club store, in West Allis for new office tenants.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
Johnson Controls experiments with interiors that change colors
The concept could prove especially useful for vehicles that are used by ride-sharing services, said Han Hendriks, vice president of advanced product development at Johnson Controls Inc. Hendriks spoke today on the sidelines of the 2014 Management Briefing Seminars.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Building Operating Management
New Johnson Controls Wireless Thermostat Simplifies Commercial...
Inexpensive transition to digital technology creates efficient, comfortable buildings MILWAUKEE Johnson Controls, a global multi-industrial company, has released a new series of pneumatic-to-digital thermostats, the WT-4000.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
Pre-market Equity Watch on Consumer Discretionary Industry -- Johnson ...
The losses were broad based as seven out of ten sectors ended the session in negative.