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Harley Is Doomed

Thursday, January 28, 2010

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Harley Is Doomed

Harley-Davidson Incorporated, the iconic American motorcycle manufacturer is doomed. The confidant pitchmen now running the company into the ground understand that something has gone terribly, terribly wrong but they have absolutely no idea what the real disaster might be. Not even Willie G. Davidson, who has often been lionized as the savior of the company, […]

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Harley Stays Cuts Costs

Thursday, December 10, 2009

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Harley Stays Cuts Costs

Welcome to the brave, new world of post-industrial America. Last week the union that represents workers at the Harley-Davidson plant in York, Pennsylvania, the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers Local 175, tentatively approved a new labor contract that will cut the plant’s workforce in half, reduce average wages and cut medical benefits. Pennsylvania’s […]

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