Hella Lighting Corp. is increasing production of headlamps and fog lamps at its York, SC, facility by more than 50% in 2004. Output will rise from 1.8 million units presently to 2.5 million units. Demand has outstripped initial expectations, Hella says. When the plant opened in 2000 it was expected to employ about 100 and produce 1.5 million units annually. York now employs 140, with the workforce expected to grow more than 30% next year, says Hella. FreeMarkets Inc. signs a deal to ...

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