Lear Operations Corp. expands Alabama factory   [ USA ]

Automotive supplier Lear Operations Corp. plans to expand its factory in Vance, Alabama, creating more than 500 new manufacturing jobs during the next few years. Lear now makes seats for Mercedes-Benz's C-Class sedans. It will make seats for Mercedes' GLE and GLS sport utility vehicles when the additional plant comes online in 2019. Mike Thomas, Lear's plant manager, said the plant will add an ...
<Aug 18, 2016>