DALLAS – The duties of Ford Motor Co.’s recently retired North America manufacturing chief Dave Szczupak will be assumed by Joseph R. Hinrichs, vice president-North America Manufacturing, says Mark Fields, president-The Americas. Ford has eliminated a management layer in an effort to further streamline its executive ranks, Fields tells Ward’s at an event here. As such, Hinrichs won’t receive Szczupak’s former title, only the responsibilities. “Joe will be handling all of the plants, ...

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