COLUMBUS, Ind. – Cummins Inc. today reported that the fourth quarter 2009 was the most profitable fourth quarter in company history, eclipsing the previous mark set in 2007.
ATLANTA — Shipping giant UPS Inc. says a strong holiday shipping season and solid international business propelled it to a fourth-quarter profit of $757 million, nearly triple what it was a year ago.
DALLAS — Raymond B. Greer has resigned as CEO of Greatwide Logistics Services, the company said in a statement Tuesday. Leo Suggs, currently chairman of the board, was appointed to succeed him, effective immediately. John Simone will continue in his role as president and chief operating officer.
BELLEVUE, Wash. — Paccar Inc., which makes trucks and parts carrying the Kenworth, Peterbilt and DAF nameplates, reported Friday that its fourth-quarter profit tumbled 59 percent as sales dropped 23 percent.
KALAMAZOO, Mich. — Dana Holding Corp. will consolidate its Heavy Vehicle Products operations in Kalamazoo, Mich., and Statesville, N.C., into two locations in the Toledo, Ohio, area and a yet-to-be-determined location in Greater Detroit, the company said Jan. 28.
NEW YORK — Hopes that America's factories will help drive the economic recovery gained support Monday from news that manufacturing activity grew in January to its strongest point since 2004.