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GM calls in the chips with GlobalFoundries

2023-03-14T15:28:00+00:00By Marcus Williams

Kamal Khouri, vice-president and general manager for the Automotive Business Line at GlobalFoundries, talks about the benefits of a transparent supply chain when it comes to semiconductor supply to GM


GM plans to supply Ultium Drive units from Ontario

2023-02-21T11:47:00+00:00By Marcus Williams

GM is investing to make Ultium Drive units at its St Catherines propulsion plant in Ontario, Canada to supply EV production in North America


GM secures dedicated supply of semiconductors from GlobalFoundries

2023-02-13T15:34:00+00:00By Marcus Williams

GlobalFoundries is expanding its semiconductor facility in Malta, New York state, for a dedicated line of supply to GM’s chip makers


GM aims to secure lithium supply with record mining investment

2023-02-07T10:30:00+00:00By Marcus Williams

GM is investing in Lithium Americas to secure the supply of lithium carbonate from the Thacker Pass mine in Nevada, US as it works to secure meet its goals for battery and EV production in North America


JD Logistics helps improve SAIC-GM-Wuling service parts deliveries

2023-01-03T11:53:00+00:00By Marcus Williams

JD Logistics has taken over the management of four service parts warehouses in China for joint venture SAIC-GM-Wuling


Renee Wawrzynski replaces Edgard Pezzo as GM’s head of global logistics

2022-12-21T18:38:00+00:00By Christopher Ludwig

Renee Wawrzynski will take over General Motors’ top logistics job as the OEM invests in supply chain visibility and resilience following Edgard Pezzo’s retirement.


US DoE announces $2.5 billion loan to accelerate Ultium Cells plants

2022-12-13T13:07:00+00:00By Hazel Southwell

GM’s battery joint venture with LG Energy Solution – Ultium Cells – is getting a production boost from a $2.5 billion loan from the US Department of Energy

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In it for the long haul–mitigating logistics disruption and planning for the future

2022-11-24T16:00:00+00:00By Automotive Logistics

General Motors Mexico, RPM Mexico, CSI Group and KhS Global explore how carmakers such as General Motors and logistics providers are working cross functionally and collaboratively to improve finished vehicle logistics in Mexico. 


Mexico increases vehicle production and exports

2022-11-11T09:40:00+00:00By Marcus Williams

Mexico has increased vehicle production and exports in 2022, as well as improving domestic sales. Ongoing supply constraints are at least beginning to ease

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Strategies for a sustainable US auto sector

2022-11-01T15:16:00+00:00By Marcus Williams

Cleaning up the finished vehicle is a priority for meeting climate targets and that includes cleaning up the supply chain and logistics supporting localised production of EVs, which is what the Inflation Reduction Act aims to do

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GM secures 100% renewable energy for all US sites by 2025

2022-10-31T07:45:00+00:00By Hazel Southwell

GM has advanced its renewable energy plans and brought forward by five years its goals to make all US facilities supplied by 100% renewable energy

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AL FVL autumn 2022 digital edition – Structural changes for sustainable supply chains

2022-10-17T13:38:00+01:00By Automotive Logistics

The latest edition of Automotive Logistics and Finished Vehicle Logistics magazine features in-depth interviews with Audi and GM, as well as insight into the latest legislation affecting US transport and supply chain logistics


Six notes on a supply chain crisis: key takeaways from ALSC Global 2022

2022-10-04T15:08:00+01:00By Christopher Ludwig

Flexibility rules the waves of logistics, but supply chain managers want better visibility and data to make decisions, while investing in the right skills

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Validating supply chain data to improve decision making

2022-10-04T12:16:00+01:00By Marcus Williams

Carmakers and their supplier and logistics partners need to work together on gathering supply chain data, analysing it properly and sharing the information to quicly respond to potential disruption


Visibility is the key to supply chain resiliency

2022-10-03T10:34:00+01:00By Hazel Southwell

At this year’s Automotive Logistics and Supply Chain Global conference experts from GM and logistics providers IAC Group, Ceva and DSV agreed that data gathering and analysis can build supply chain vresilience 

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What resiliency in automotive logistics looks like

2022-09-27T18:25:00+01:00By Automotive Logistics

Learn for yourself in this panel discussion featuring top logistics executive from General Motors, IAC Group, DSV and Ceva Logistics.

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Global automotive outlook: no return to normal

2022-09-27T18:25:00+01:00By Automotive Logistics

Leading analyst Joe McCabe shares insight on the key trends shaping the market, including EV forecasts, semiconductors and OEMs’ inventory and business models.

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Setting new standards for sustainable automotive packaging

2022-09-27T18:25:00+01:00By Automotive Logistics

Packaging experts from GM, Magna and Orbis discuss implementing new guidelines for packaging and strategies to improve recycling and circularity in packaging materials.

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Improving tier-N supply chain visibility, capacity planning and partnership at General Motors

2022-09-27T18:25:00+01:00By Automotive Logistics

GM’s David Leich explains how the carmaker has been increasing its visibility, communication and planning across the upstream supply chain.

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