2011 UAW Labor Talks http://wardsauto.com/taxonomy/term/572401/more en Chrysler’s Incentive-Based Pay Formula Promising http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/chrysler-s-incentive-based-pay-formula-promising <div class="field-byline"> Eric Mayne </div> <div class="node-body article-body">UAW President Bob King says negotiators sought pay hikes, but that money was never on the table. The union did not dig in its heels over the issue because “we didn’t want to increase fixed costs,” he adds.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/chrysler-s-incentive-based-pay-formula-promising" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Premium Limited News & Analysis Auto Makers Management & Strategy North America North America U.S. Auto Makers Chrysler Fiat Management & Strategy 2011 UAW Labor Talks United Auto Workers (UAW) Chrysler Fiat General Holiefield U.S. University of Michigan Transportation Research Institute Thu, 13 Oct 2011 14:29:00 +0000 405041 at http://wardsauto.com UAW Local Leaders Ponder Chrysler Deal http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/uaw-local-leaders-ponder-chrysler-deal <div class="field-byline"> Eric Mayne </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The proposed deal promises 2,100 new Chrysler jobs for UAW members by 2015, when the agreement is set to expire.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/uaw-local-leaders-ponder-chrysler-deal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Premium News & Analysis Auto Makers Management & Strategy Asia Pacific North America U.S. Asia Pacific Auto Makers Chrysler Ford General Motors Management & Strategy 2011 UAW Labor Talks United Auto Workers (UAW) Chrysler Ford General Holiefield General Motors U.S. Wed, 12 Oct 2011 13:39:00 +0000 408141 at http://wardsauto.com Ford Deal Vote of Confidence in UAW http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/ford-deal-vote-confidence-uaw <div class="field-byline"> Byron Pope </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The 4-year agreement, which still must be ratified by UAW rank and file, brings to U.S. plants a handful of product programs that have their roots in low-cost countries such as Mexico.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/ford-deal-vote-confidence-uaw" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Premium Limited News & Analysis Auto Makers Management & Strategy Plants & Production Vehicles & Technology North America North America U.S. Auto Makers Ford Management & Strategy Plants & Production 2011 UAW Labor Talks Engines Future Products United Auto Workers (UAW) Vehicle Assembly Vehicles & Technology Employment engine Ford Ford Explorer Ford F-Series Tue, 04 Oct 2011 20:51:00 +0000 408471 at http://wardsauto.com Profit-Sharing Cap Fits UAW Well, Experts Say http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/profit-sharing-cap-fits-uaw-well-experts-say <div class="field-byline"> Eric Mayne </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The new program stands to outperform the previous deal if GM North America turns in moderate profits in the range of $1 billion to $8 billion.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/profit-sharing-cap-fits-uaw-well-experts-say" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Premium Limited News & Analysis Auto Makers Management & Strategy North America North America U.S. Auto Makers Chrysler Ford General Motors Management & Strategy 2011 UAW Labor Talks Finance United Auto Workers (UAW) Chrysler Ford gm UAW Fri, 30 Sep 2011 16:48:00 +0000 407591 at http://wardsauto.com Bob King’s Quest to Organize Transplants ‘Unhurt’ by GM Contract http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/bob-king-s-quest-organize-transplants-unhurt-gm-contract <div class="field-byline"> James M. Amend </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The union chief has made it a priority to organize hourly workers at foreign auto makers producing in the U.S., such as Volkswagen in Tennessee and Hyundai in Mississippi.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/bob-king-s-quest-organize-transplants-unhurt-gm-contract" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Premium Limited News & Analysis Auto Makers Management & Strategy Plants & Production Politics North America North America U.S. Auto Makers General Motors Management & Strategy Plants & Production Politics 2011 UAW Labor Talks Finance United Auto Workers (UAW) Center for Automotive Research General Motors U.S. United Auto Workers union Wed, 21 Sep 2011 19:26:00 +0000 401611 at http://wardsauto.com UAW-GM Contract Moves $2.5 Billion in Future Work to U.S. From Mexico http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/uaw-gm-contract-moves-25-billion-future-work-us-mexico <div class="field-byline"> James M. Amend </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The union wins ensure the U.S. retains the crown of top North American producer. So far this year, the U.S. has accounted for 5.4 million vehicles.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/uaw-gm-contract-moves-25-billion-future-work-us-mexico" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Premium Limited News & Analysis Auto Makers Management & Strategy Plants & Production Politics North America North America U.S. Auto Makers General Motors Management & Strategy Plants & Production Politics 2011 UAW Labor Talks Finance United Auto Workers (UAW) General Motors U.S. United Auto Workers union Tue, 20 Sep 2011 18:05:00 +0000 403521 at http://wardsauto.com Profit-Sharing Central to UAW Talks With Detroit 3 http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/profit-sharing-central-uaw-talks-detroit-3 <div class="field-byline"> Eric Mayne </div> <div class="node-body article-body">“Today, absolutely no one on either side can explain the current profit-sharing formula,” says former Chrysler CEO Tom LaSorda.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/profit-sharing-central-uaw-talks-detroit-3" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Premium Limited News & Analysis Auto Makers Management & Strategy Politics North America North America U.S. Auto Makers Chrysler Fiat Ford General Motors Management & Strategy Politics 2011 UAW Labor Talks United Auto Workers (UAW) Chrysler Fiat Ford gm Mark Reuss U.S. UAW Tue, 30 Aug 2011 16:38:00 +0000 403911 at http://wardsauto.com UAW’s King Touts Global Cooperation by Labor http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/uaw-s-king-touts-global-cooperation-labor <div class="field-byline"> Eric Mayne </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The disparity between labor markets will be addressed “not by bringing us down, but by bringing everybody else up,” says UAW President Bob King.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/uaw-s-king-touts-global-cooperation-labor" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Premium Limited News & Analysis Auto Makers Management & Strategy Asia Pacific North America North America China Mexico U.S. Chrysler Ford General Motors Management & Strategy 2011 UAW Labor Talks United Auto Workers (UAW) Center for Automotive Research China Chrysler Ford General Motors Mexico U.S. UAW Mon, 29 Aug 2011 20:12:00 +0000 406401 at http://wardsauto.com Ford Labor Talks to Hinge on Product, Future of Flat Rock http://wardsauto.com/ar/ford_labor_talks_110729 <div class="field-byline"> Byron Pope </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Ford’s JV plant with Mazda in Michigan is woefully underutilized, and its future could be a major chip to play in contract negotiations with the UAW that begin today.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/ar/ford_labor_talks_110729" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/ar/ford_labor_talks_110729#comments Public News & Analysis Auto Makers Management & Strategy Plants & Production North America North America U.S. Auto Makers Ford Management & Strategy Plants & Production 2011 UAW Labor Talks United Auto Workers (UAW) Vehicle Assembly Employment Ford Ford Mustang Mazda6 plants U.S. Fri, 29 Jul 2011 13:31:00 +0000 276171 at http://wardsauto.com UAW Seeks GM Board Seat, Sees Successful Talks as Bargaining Chip at Transplants http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/uaw-seeks-gm-board-seat-sees-successful-talks-bargaining-chip-transplants <div class="field-byline"> James M. Amend </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A direct seat would give the UAW a voice on everyday operations at GM, including the future product allocations so important to its membership.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/uaw-seeks-gm-board-seat-sees-successful-talks-bargaining-chip-transplants" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/uaw-seeks-gm-board-seat-sees-successful-talks-bargaining-chip-transplants#comments Premium Limited News & Analysis Auto Makers Management & Strategy North America North America U.S. Auto Makers General Motors Honda Hyundai Toyota Volkswagen Management & Strategy 2011 UAW Labor Talks Finance United Auto Workers (UAW) General Motors Honda Hyundai Toyota United Auto Workers union Volkswagen Wed, 27 Jul 2011 17:08:00 +0000 278601 at http://wardsauto.com