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General Motors Reports Records Earnings Whilst Overcoming Quakes In Supply Chain

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Last week, General Motors reported record profits for the second quarter of 2016. This was despite 70% of GM's suppliers suffering negative impacts to the earthquake in Japan in spring of this year. GM, as well as many other leading company, are showing that financial success requires strong supply chain risk management. The auto firm announced a net income of $2.9 billion, up 157% from the same quarter in 2015.

45 million U.S. vehicles recalled between 2013 & 2015 haven't been fixed

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Thanks in part to Takata and General Motors, recalls have occupied front-page headlines for the past couple of years. In fact, from January 1, 2013 to December 31, 2015, roughly 109 million cars, trucks and SUVs registered in the US were recalled.

Uber, Lyft, & Philly Cabs Have Showdown Of Their Own At The DNC

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Do you remember the scene in Anchorman when all the different news teams have a giant, lethal street fight? We imagine the showdown between Uber, Lyft, and Philadelphia cab drivers over access to the Democratic National Convention to be similar. Okay, it’s not physical, but the accusations are flying between the three ride-providing groups related to where and when they can pick up and drop off passengers headed to the event.

Keating Berus – British supercar to be revealed in 2017

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - A new British supercar called the Keating Berus is due to be unveiled at the Top Marques Monaco show in April 2017. Ahead of the car’s debut, Keating has released some bold performance figures, claiming that the fastest version of its Berus is capable of 0-60mph in 2.