Johnson Controls Inc. acquires two manufacturing facilities from Benecke-Kaliko AG, a German-based automotive interior supplier for an undisclosed amount. The facilities, located in Peine and Uberherrn, Germany, supply products for a variety of Audi, Mercedes-Benz, Opel and Volkswagen vehicles. The purchase will allow JCI to add new roof-reinforcing technologies needed to integrate premium components, such as head protection airbags, into headliner systems. Meanwhile, JCI has joined forces ...

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