Toyota http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/22857/all en Toyota is back. Can it stay on top? http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/business/companies/121126/toyota-cars-automaker-japan <p>Heading into this year&#39;s Los Angeles Auto Show Toyota finds itself in a familiar position. It&#39;s poised to eclipse GM as the world&#39;s largest automaker this year.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/business/companies/121126/toyota-cars-automaker-japan" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Companies Toyota Travel/Tourism Japan United States Mon, 26 Nov 2012 18:04:52 +0000 Phil LeBeau, CNBC 5727176 at http://www.globalpost.com Where are the socially responsible companies in the arms industry? http://www.globalpost.com/dispatches/globalpost-blogs/commentary/arms-industry-gun-laws-commentary-companies-innovation In many industries, companies have sought to distinguish themselves by instituting practices that hew to social norms and even sacrifice short-term profits for long-term durability. Socially responsible behavior often leads customers to trust companies that act in line with social norms more than their competitors, resulting in strong customer commitments and market durability.<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatches/globalpost-blogs/commentary/arms-industry-gun-laws-commentary-companies-innovation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Companies General Electric IBM Magtech Remington Toyota Unilever Military Innovation Commentary Technology United States Fri, 15 Feb 2013 11:22:18 +0000 Deborah Avant 5753102 at http://www.globalpost.com