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A gadget is aiming to monitor consumers’ “deep subconscious responses” and brainwaves to gauge the reaction to advertising and other media content.
March 21, 2011, 8:56 AM PDT | By Larry Dignan
Coca-Cola passed Pepsi to claim the top two spots in U.S. cola sales for the first time in 20 years. Here’s why the company’s innovation strategy is to blame.
March 21, 2011, 8:52 AM PDT | By Andrew Nusca
How do you bring a great idea from the drawing board to the delivery room — without diluting it along the way? Continuum CEO Harry West offers a peek into the innovation process for...
March 21, 2011, 7:11 AM PDT | By Andrew Nusca
Amway, Meijer, Steelcase and Wolverine are joining forces to open the $5 million “GRid70″ design hub to foster innovation in Grand Rapids, Michigan.
March 18, 2011, 7:46 AM PDT | By Andrew Nusca
Ford’s Michigan Assembly Plant is the first facility in the world capable of building gas-powered, electric, hybrid and plug-in hybrid vehicles on the same production line.
March 18, 2011, 7:03 AM PDT | By Andrew Nusca
Google Ventures has made an investment in CoolPlanetBiofuels, an 18-month-old startup firm that specializes in the conversion of biomass and agricultural waste into fuel.
March 18, 2011, 6:33 AM PDT | By Andrew Nusca
J.D. Power detailed its auto dependability rankings and found that quality continues to improve. However, there’s one key caveat: The rate of dependability improvement is slowing due to...
March 17, 2011, 10:14 AM PDT | By Larry Dignan
The boom in city living in the U.S. won’t really happen until younger generations — Generations X and Y — occupy offices in which policy can be set. Right?
March 17, 2011, 8:02 AM PDT | By Andrew Nusca
Electric bike maker Zero Motorcycles lands $26 million in investments to ramp up American production and expand sales overseas.
March 17, 2011, 6:42 AM PDT | By Andrew Nusca
The city of Portland, Maine awarded a $9.4 million contract to Ameresco to implement an energy efficiency program on 45 buildings across the city.
March 16, 2011, 8:42 AM PDT | By Andrew Nusca