Displaying items tagged: Pridgeon & Clay Inc

Sunday, 31 July 2022 18:13

Q&A: Applications engineer says manufacturing moving to ‘more about brains than brawn’

Even as a child, Danielle Schneider knew she would probably be involved in the manufacturing industry. 

Published in Manufacturing
Sunday, 26 April 2020 18:15

Shutdown could delay new vehicle launches, increase pricing pressure

Automakers are delaying or rethinking the timing of new vehicles as production disruptions caused by the global COVID-19 pandemic linger into the spring.

Published in Manufacturing
Tuesday, 19 February 2019 16:12

Auto industry, suppliers await word from White House on tariff report

After nine months of investigation, the U.S. Department of Commerce submitted a concealed national security report on Sunday that prompted an immediate backlash from the auto industry.

Published in Manufacturing

Sunday, 03 February 2019 21:00

West Michigan auto suppliers ‘under threat’ from tariffs seek to pass costs along

Like more than half of Michigan’s manufacturers, business runs in the family at Grand Rapids-based Pridgeon & Clay Inc.

Published in Manufacturing
Sunday, 25 December 2016 20:12

Embracing Change: Middle-market companies push innovation as they grapple with talent concerns

As they worry about talent and uncertainty, executives from a cross-section of industries voiced optimism in the pro-business policies pushed by President-elect Donald Trump. 

Published in Economic Development
Sunday, 25 December 2016 20:00

EDITORS’ NOTE: Uncertainty Ahead

In speaking with hundreds of business executives over the last couple of months, we heard plenty of different phrases to describe their overall bullishness: All-time record year. Double-digit growth. Expansion. New markets. New products.

Published in Economic Development

Sunday, 21 August 2016 13:54

Cruise Controlled? Auto suppliers debate investments as car sales begin to peak

West Michigan automotive suppliers have a lot on their plates as they prepare their businesses to be competitive in the coming years. 

Published in Manufacturing
Sunday, 07 February 2016 23:25

West Michigan automotive suppliers respond to frenetic increase in new model launches

Automakers’ desire to quicken the pace of new vehicle launches has sent shock waves through the industry’s supply chain.

Published in Manufacturing