Electric car maker Tesla Motors is considering sites in Nevada, Arizona, New Mexico and Texas for a massive battery factory that would employ around 6,500 people.
The Bay Area Tesla factory where three workers were burned by hot metal was previously cited for a safety violation that led to an injury, a state official said Thursday.
Three workers were sent to the hospital with burns following an industrial accident at the Tesla Motors factory in Fremont on Wednesday.
Four Chinese plants that produce chicken jerky treats sold by American companies have refused to allow Federal Drug Administration investigators to take samples for analysis despite complaints from pet owners, according to an NBC report.
All kinds of delicious food is made right here in the Bay Area. Go behinds the scenes and see how it’s made, from popular Peet’s Coffee to the famed Semifreddi’s Bakery. Yum!
Eye on the Bay’s Brian Hackney went in search of some free samples and turned up this list of the most popular FREE food (and drink) factory tours in the Bay Area.
An explosion at one of two factories that make Apple’s new iPad 2 highlights the risks of a global manufacturing strategy that has cut costs but concentrates production in a few locations.
Alameda County has approved an additional $2 million to train former workers at the New United Motor Manufacturing plant for other jobs.
A highly-touted Fremont solar company has scrapped its expansion plans.