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Government, Business, Logistics

Taking in Just $70 a Day, Lordstown GM Plant Savior Workhorse Is in Trouble

GM Maddie McGarvey/Bloomberg News

Now more than ever, Workhorse looks more like Lordstown’s lottery ticket than a savior to be taken seriously. While it’s hard to imagine at this juncture the company having the capital needed to get GM’s factory humming again, it has a ray of hope to point to: a potentially lucrative contract to build next-generation mail trucks for the U.S. Postal Service.

August 6, 2019
Business, Equipment, Logistics

GM’s Cruze-Producing Ohio Plant Goes Idle

GM Allison Farrand/Bloomberg News

A sprawling General Motors assembly plant near Youngstown, Ohio, will be idled March 6 after more than 50 years producing cars and other vehicles, a move that will eliminate nearly 1,700 hourly positions by month’s end.

Mark Gillispie and Tom Krisher | Associated Press
March 6, 2019

DHL Supply Chain to Close Operations at Ohio Plant

DHL DHL Worldwide Express hub in Hebron, Ky. (Luke Sharrett/Bloomberg News)

DHL Supply Chain will close its Englewood, Ohio, location Sept. 18, a move that will affect 85 workers.

July 31, 2017