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Ford F-Series
’16 sales on
track for 800K

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Ford to
issue $2.8B
in auto debt
for tech
investments

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Trudeau
government
tables bill
that could
reduce
pension
benefits

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Ford willing
to work with
Trump if
policies
are right

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Trump
‘influenced’
decision to
keep Lincoln
SUV in Ky

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Ford to recall
650K vehicles
over seat belt
issue

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Uniforum
Dec 2, 2016
Vol 4 No 24

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Ford Blue
Oval Connect
December 2,
2016

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Auto sales
drive to
record high
in November

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Ford unveils
new Fiesta
lineup amid
$1B European
profit

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Job quality
falling as
wage gap
grows for 61%
of Canadians,
CIBC finds

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Intel’s $250M
investment
latest auto-tech
convergence

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Ford to unveil
new Fiesta
subcompact
on Tuesday

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NDP accuses
Liberal
government
of lacking
auto strategy

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What's at
stake for
Canada,
Mexico and
the U.S. in
Trump's
new NAFTA

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Retiree Benefit
Report Nov
2016

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Trump plans
to withdraw
U.S. from TPP
in first days of
presidency

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Ford will be
the first
automaker
to import cars
from India
to the U.S.

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Ford Canada
names U.S
sales veteran
Mark Buzzell
as new CEO

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UAW learns
of Ford news
through
Trump tweet

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Trump tweets:
MKC to stay
in Ky; Ford
confirms

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Uniforum
Nov 17, 2016
Vol 4 No 23

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Intel’s $250M
investment
latest auto-tech
convergence

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Ford in
‘constant
communication’
with Trump
team

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Ford to
unveil small
EcoSport SUV
next week in LA

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Retiree Donald Farquharson
Passes Away
Nov 10, 2016

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UAW wants to
meet with
Trump on
NAFTA,
trade deals

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Ford's $600M
investment may
come too late
for some laid
off workers

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Trump's
opposition to
trade deals
could help
Canadian
workers, says
union president

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Automakers,
dependent on
Mexico, face a
rougher road
with Trump
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Trudeau
congratulates
Trump on U.S.
election win

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Wynne
‘worried’
about Trump
threat to
Ontario
economy
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Ford invests
$195M into
new global tech
center in India

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Ford Unifor
2016 Contract
Brochure

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Canadian Ford
workers ratify
new contract

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Auto sales fall three straight months for first time since recession
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Ford's Canadian
union workers
to vote on
new contract

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Pension
Concessions
Sell Out Young
Employees
Across
Industries

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Tentative Ford
deal good
for Windsor
but will
Oakville
approve it?

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Significant'
number of
problems with
some Ford
models
prompts
federal probe

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Union declares
success with
Ford deal

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"Unifor and
Big Three
Bargaining"
Sam Gindin

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Unifor, Ford
Reach Tentative
Agreement

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Oakville union
"gambling" with
future of Ford
plants, says
Windsor local

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Ford Oakville
union pushes
shorter pay
grid as strike
deadline looms

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Ford recalls
408K vehicles
for oil,
fuel leaks

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Ford 3rd quarter profit falls on
recall, truck
launch

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Ford Reports
Adjusted Third
Quarter Pre-Tax
Profit of $1.4
Billion
- $10.2
Billion for 2016

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Ford salaried
workers to get
raises, bonuses

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Ford still
balking at
monetary
gains
investment
for Windsor
plants, says
Unifor chief

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Health
benefits for
retirees are
steadily
disappearing

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Fiat Chrysler
reports $659M
profit in 3Q

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GM earns
record $2.77B
in 3rd Quarter

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Ford workers
united, says
Unifor Oakville
chief

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Canada labor
deals may
only slow
the bleeding

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707 President
Demands a
Retraction From
The Windsor Star

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Uniforum
Vol 4 No 21
Oct 21 2016

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Broad support
in poll for
$15 federal
minimum wage

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Ford idling
four plants
over the next
few weeks

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Thanksgiving
Food Drive
Knights Table
A Big Success

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George
Honcharsky
Passes Away
Oct 11, 2016

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Big 3 Bargaining
Different Ways
of Making
History by
Sam Gindin

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Fiat/Chrysler
Canada
Contract
Brochure
October 2016

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FCA workers
vote in favour
of new deal;
Ford next

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GM invests
millions in
Mexico while
Trump bashes
Ford

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Tentative FCA,
Unifor deal
'good' for
Windsor, Ken
Lewenza says

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Nortel creditors
agree to split
$7.3 Billion
bankruptcy
proceeds

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Faulty
headlights
prompt Lincoln
Continental recall

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Ford China
sales rise 24%
in September

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Unifor, Fiat
Chrysler
reach
tentative deal
moments before
strike deadline

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FCA-Unifor
talks continue
as strike
deadline looms

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After 91
years, Ford's
Australian car
production ends

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UNIFORUM
Oct 6, 2016
Vol 4 No 20

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Retired
autoworkers
from Brampton
host
Thanksgiving
food drive

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Union president representing Ford workers says GM deal not template for negotiations
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Oakville Ford
Assembly local
says it won't
ratify agreement
similar to GM

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Some Ford
Ontario workers
unhappy with
GM Canada deal

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Ford Bronco
officially
coming back,
will be made
in Michigan

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CAMI
Leadership Opposed the
new GM
Agreement

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Ford recalls
Focus
hatchbacks
for latch
release
problem

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GM Brochure
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GM Canada
vows to wipe
out pension
shortfall;
workers
ratify deal

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Unifor
concession
on pension
plans
'worrisome'
trend

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GM Contract
highlights

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Unifor-GM
tentative deal
keeps 10-year
pay grid for
new hires

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Uniforum
Vol 4 No 19
Sept 23, 2016

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Pending
ratification
of GM deal,
Unifor eyes
talks with
Fiat-Chrysler

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Auto Talks
Sept 22, 2016

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GM-Unifor
deal includes
$520M-plus
investment
in plants

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Unifor-GM
agreement a
stake in heart
of company
pensions

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GM deal
good news
for Ford's
Windsor
engine plants,
says union

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GM, Canada
auto union
reach tentative
deal, averting
strike

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GM, workers
make progress
in talks as strike
deadline looms

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Canada
prepares a
lifeline for
Unifor in auto
talks with GM

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Leave it to pols
to get it wrong
on Ford, Mexico

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Auto Talks
Sept 16, 2016

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Ford dismisses
Trump claim
it will fire U.S.
employees

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Ford to move
all small car
production
to Mexico

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Retirees push
for return
of COLA in
auto talks

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Unifor and GM
still 'miles
apart'; Monday
deadline looms
for GM
Oshawa plant

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Ford to sell
driverless
cars to public
by 2025,
CEO Says

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Ford recalls
1.5 million
cars for faulty
door latches

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Why We Are
Prepared To
Stage Strike At
GM If Detroit
3 Deal Fails

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Uniforum
Sept 10, 2016
Vol 4 No 18

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Auto Talks
Sept 8, 2016

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Union chief
warns GM
must make
production
pledge on
new contract

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Unifor picks
GM as target
in Canadian
contract talks

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Ford, FCA,
or GM: Which
automaker
will be the
strike target?

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Labour board
orders VW
to bargain
with UAW

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Uniforum
Vol 4 No17
Sept 2, 2016

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FordPass app
lets you find,
reserve, and
pay for
parking spots

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Death,
bankruptcy
and longer wait
times: Ottawa
warned about
more private
health care

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Union votes
for strike
mandate in
contract talks
with auto
makers

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Ford,
FCA workers
to hold strike
vote Sunday

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Ontario raising
vehicle sticker
renewal fee,
has almost
doubled
since 2011

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Ford recalls
113K cars for
fuel pumps,
power windows

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Democrats,
unions rally
against Obama
trade deal

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Lincoln owners
most satisfied
with their cars

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2016 Ford
Mustang
convertible
ticks all the
right boxes

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2017 Ford
Focus EV's
range should
grow by 45%

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Ford extends
GT supercar
production by
two years

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The business
case for
investing in
Canada's auto
industry

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Ford to offer
fully driverless
car in 2021

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Ford Focus
RS500 teases
us with 400
hp, but it might
not happen

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Trump's
popularity
shows need
for union
movement
to adapt

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Union chief:
Donald Trump
'a fool,' but
right on
NAFTA

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Uniforum
Aug 12, 2016
Vol 4 No 16

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Ford, FCA more
committed to
Canada than
GM, union says

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GM, Canadian
auto union
'miles apart' as
talks begin

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Donald Trump
discusses pulling
out of NAFTA,
tariff for Ford

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Plant's future
at stake
in Canada
auto talks

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Ontario unions
behind 94 per
cent of third-
party ad
spending in
past three
elections

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GM, Ford set
July sales
records
in China

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What makes
a crossover
vehicle a
crossover

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How a Trump
presidency
would affect
Canada's
economy

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7 Secrets Car
Dealers Hope
You Don't Know

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Ford recalls
830,000
2012-2016
Ford & Lincoln
vehicles to fix latches

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Popular SUVs
and crossovers
with big savings

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Pensions: For
CEOs Only

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Congratulations
to our newest
Retiree
Ted Froll
Aug 1, 2016

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Ontario Medical Association
urges doctors
to support deal

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45M vehicles
recalled from
2013-15
haven't
been fixed

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Ford's 2Q
earnings
fall 9% to
$2 billion

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Uniforum
Vol 4 No 15
July 28, 2016

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Trump softens
stand on tax
for Ford's
Mexico cars

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UAW leader:
Clinton open to
renegotiating
NAFTA

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Auto makers &
governments
must invest
in the
long game

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Investment in
Canadian auto
sector key,
union says

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GM Canada
faces pension
gap; future of
Oshawa plant
in focus
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Alan Mulally:
'I'm in awe'
of Ford's
turnaround

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Growing older
has an array of
hidden costs

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Ford invests in
3-D mapping
company
Civil Maps

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Retiree Charles MacLeod's Wife
Passes Away
7/13/16

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FCA investing
$1B, adding
1,000 jobs at
U.S. Jeep plants

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Uniforum
July 15, 2016
Vol 4 No 14

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We drive one
of the wildest
Mustangs in
search of the
true mustangs

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Supplier
bankruptcy
threatens
shutdown of
GM plants

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Vertically
expandable
four-storey RV
that can fit in a
parking spot

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Lincoln China sales already exceed full-year 2015 mark
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Ford says
meeting union
demand for
Windsor
investment
a challenge

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GM Canada
president calls
for union
'partnership
' to save
auto plants

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NHTSA
investigating
Ford Explorers
for exhaust leak

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Carmakers
wait to see
if mpg rules
will stick

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How labour
regained
its clout
in Ottawa

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Uniforum
Vol 4 No 13
July 1, 2016

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June 2016
Articles

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2016
Government
Benefit Rates

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Unifor
Constitution

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Ford Collective
Agreement
Effective
Sept 24, 2012

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for the Winter Months

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Next meeting
Wednesday April 5, 2017

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Brampton

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PCOLA 1979

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RESTORE PCOLA WEBSITE

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1979 UAW / CANADA Brochure
Year that PCOLA was implemented
Click here to see original copy

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Resolution on reinstating PCOLA in 2016
(This was passed unanimously with both
the Retirees and the Membership)


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Blue Oval Connect

Dec 2, 2016

Announcements

 

A/Z-Plan PIN Program Expands AgainFord
Due to popular demand, Ford is once again expanding its core A/Z Plan PIN program in the U.S. to include aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews. From now through Jan. 3, 2017, employees and retirees can generate A/Z PINs for these now eligible family members.
Click here to learn more.

FordFord Shaping Autonomous Vehicle Policy
Shaping public policy is a key part of Ford's plans to accelerate deployment of autonomous vehicles. Ford's business plan calls for delivering fully autonomous vehicles – without a steering wheel, brakes or gas pedal – in 2021 for use in ride-sharing and ride-hailing services.
Click here to learn more.
Ford Retirees: What's Your Moment?
Ford Marketing is looking for interesting, fun, inspiring stories about when a journey began or a journey ended that included your Ford Motor Company vehicle. Did you have a great road trip, a teary goodbye, an important arrival, or a fun or emotional story? Was it a crossroads moment in your life or a new chapter going forward? We want to hear about it! Share your moment with us @Ford by emailing your story to atford@ford.com.

Ford News

MobilityFord Total U.S. Sales Up 5 Percent in November
Ford Motor Company's overall sales totaled 197,574 vehicles in November – a 5 percent increase versus last year – driven by a 10 percent retail sales gain with 154,114 vehicles sold.
To read the full article, click here.

MobilityRoad Trips A Way of Life for Ford Employee and Family
Ford Credit employee Andy Shipman has passed along road trip traditions to his family.
To read the full article, click here.  

MobilitySmart Mobility Among Ford Initiatives Discussed at Retiree Meeting
Stephen T. Odell, executive vice president for Global Marketing, Sales and Service, recently presented information on key Ford initiatives to the Ford Retired Engineering Executives (FREE) Club.
To read the full article, click here.

Global Notes

Product AccelerationFord Reveals Next Generation Fiesta, Smart Mobility News and More at Go Further III
COLOGNE, Germany – Ford Motor Company this week delivered the global debut of the next generation Ford Fiesta at Go Further III in Cologne.
To read the full article, click here.  

S-MAXFord's Le Mans Victories Brought to Life in LEGO® Bricks
COLOGNE, Germany - It's a gift 50 years in the making that could set your child on the path to becoming a racing legend. The iconic Ford GT40 and new Ford GT that won Le Mans 24 Hours in 1966 and 2016 are being brought to life in LEGO® bricks.
To read the full article, click here.  

Intelligent TransportIn Pictures: The All-New Lincoln Continental's Luxury Launch
SHANGHAI, China - On Nov. 28, the all-new Lincoln Continental made its posh debut at the Shanghai Expo Center. Since its entry in 2014, Lincoln has been warmly embraced in China and has become the country's fastest-growing luxury brand.
To read the full article, click here.

Retiree Connect

Show Us Your Ford
Do you love Ford as much as we do? Show your love for Ford by participating in our Me and My Ford campaign.
How do you enter? It's simple. Send a pic of you and your Ford, with a caption, to blueoval@ford.com. Or post your photo on Twitter or Instagram and tag @AtFordOnline using #FordRetiree #MeandMyFord.
We'll spotlight a new photo each week in the Blue Oval Connect weekly briefing. Let's see those Fords!
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Outside Voices

Interview: Bill Ford, Chairman, Ford Motor Company
(Automotive World) The days of personal mobility may be limited in urban areas, believes Ford Motor Company Chairman William Clay Ford, Jr. as competition rises from ride-sharing companies such as Uber and Lyft as well as technology giants such as Google and Apple. However, the great-grandson of Henry Ford believes there is still an opportunity for traditional vehicle manufacturers, and considers the new-age providers as "frenemies" who will be future partners and collaborators just as much as they will be competitors.
To read the full article, click here.
Ford Unveils New Fiesta Lineup Amid $1B European Profit
(Detroit News) Ford Motor Co. on Tuesday unveiled its new lineup of Ford Fiestas that the automaker hopes will continue its European rebound, which has already led to a more than $1 billion in profit in 2016.
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