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Mobility execs tour Foxconn plant

LORDSTOWN — Development of new electric vehicles under a joint venture between Taiwanese tech giant Foxconn and Lordstown Motors Corp. already has begun, according to a top executive with the electric-vehicle startup. As have early design and upgrade work to the line at Foxconn’s ...

Foxconn’s ‘expertise’ in spotlight during tour today

LORDSTOWN — Taiwanese technology and electronics giant Foxconn will open the doors of its newly acquired automaking factory today to host a delegation of local, state and foreign business leaders and others connected to the electric-vehicle supply chain industry. About 40 guests are ...

Business briefs, new businesses, people on the move

Business briefs MVMC EVENT: The Mahoning Valley Manufacturers Coalition will have Ron Klonowski of Opportunities for Ohioans with Disabilities at its Tuesday roundtable meeting to start MVMC’s diversity, equity and inclusion series on “hidden workers.” The roundtable focuses on ...

BBB announces Torch Award winners

WARREN — The Better Business Bureau (BBB) for Trumbull, Mahoning and Columbiana counties will recognize several local businesses June 23 with 2022 Torch Awards for Marketplace Trust. Awards for nonprofit excellence and civic leadership also will be presented during the 11:30 a.m. event at ...

Foxconn, Lordstown Motors finalize deal

LORDSTOWN — Foxconn now owns the 6.2 million-square-foot auto assembly plant in Lordstown, where the Taiwan-based global electronics assembler and technology giant intends to mass produce electric vehicles. Foxconn affiliate Cleveland-based Foxconn EV Property Development LLC acquired the ...

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YSU TO HOST ENGINEERING SUMMER CAMPS: Learning how to operate a robot and how to use a 3D printer are among the topics that will be covered at the Junior Engineers STEM Summer Camp at Youngstown State University. The camp, hosted by the YSU Division of Workforce Development and Innovation, is ...