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Huntington and NCRC Announce $40B Community Benefits Plan

Huntington Bancshares Inc. and the National Community Reinvestment Coalition (NCRC) announced a $40 billion community benefits plan that will focus on affordable housing, small business loans, and increased capital to low and moderate-income communities,...
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Metro Detroit Leads Nation in Real Estate Closings, Price Increase in RE/MAX Report

RE/MAX has released its National Housing Report for May 2021 that shows the typical spike in sales this time of year did not happen — there was a 0.2 percent drop from April and...
Dodge North America headquarters

Stellantis and National Business League Announce Black Supplier Development Program

Stellantis N.V. and the National Business League (NBL) have formed a partnership to develop Black suppliers across America for future contracting and procurement opportunities in observance of Juneteenth 2021.The Stellantis-NBL National Black Supplier Development...
GMs Ultium battery model

General Motors to Boost EV and AV Investment to $35B Through 2025

General Motors Co. in Detroit has announced it will increase its EV and AV investments from now through 2025 to $35 billion, a 75 percent increase from its commitment prior to the pandemic.This news...
ethernet cable being plugged into laptop

Lear Corp. and IMS Connector Systems Partner for High-speed Automotive Ethernet Solution

Lear Corp., a Southfield-based supplier of automotive technology for seating and e-systems, has formed a joint development agreement with Löffingen, Germany-based IMS Connector Systems to develop high-speed ethernet solutions for automotive applications.Ethernet increases bandwidth,...
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MacKenzie Scott Announces Five Gifts to Metro Detroit Nonprofits, Including Motown Museum

The Motown Museum in downtown Detroit announced today a $5 million gift from American novelist and philanthropist MacKenzie Scott. The museum is one of six Michigan-based nonprofits to receive a gift yesterday from the...
2021 Ford Bronco

2021 Ford Bronco Production Underway at Michigan Assembly Plant

Production on the 2021 Ford Bronco is underway at the Michigan Assembly Plant (MAP) in Wayne for both the two-door and four-door models and are being shipped to dealerships across the U.S. and Canada.After...
Wabtec battery electric train

General Motors and Wabtec Partner to Develop Electric Locomotive Solution

General Motors Co. in Detroit and Wabtec Corp., a large equipment provider in Piuttsburgh, today announced a partnership to develop and produce GM’s Ultium battery technology and HYDROTEC hydrogen fuel cell systems for Wabtec...