Their new product is making aluminum the material of choice for Ford, allowing for lighter, more efficient vehicles such as the hugely popular pick-up truck, the Ford F150. It's a "giant leap forward in truck technology" and a game changer for Alcoa.
Lidl, Europe’s largest grocer by revenue, has been scoping out multiple potential locations in the Pittsburgh area to build its first U.S. stores. The U.S. stores are expected to be similar to those of its European rival ALDI, with discount prices but limited selection of about 1,800 items.
Sole Power, which makes sole inserts that harness energy, was chosen to attend the Maker Faire as an example of a new generation of Americans “that will change the planet because they are makers of things, not just consumers of things.”