Displaying items tagged: The Shyft Group Inc

Tuesday, 13 September 2022 16:11

Shyft Group secures first pre-orders for electric delivery vans

The Shyft Group Inc.’s Blue Arc EV Solutions brand has secured its first 2,000-unit pre-order for its new line of electric Class 3, 4 and 5 walk-in delivery vans. 

Published in Manufacturing
Wednesday, 09 February 2022 09:16

Shyft Group prepares to unveil electric delivery truck

NOVI — The Shyft Group Inc. will unveil its electric delivery truck at a March trade show in Indiana ahead of route testing in the coming months and anticipated production next year.

Published in Manufacturing
Tuesday, 14 December 2021 16:47

The Shyft Group makes progress on EV chassis, eyes acquisitions and organic growth

Officials with specialty vehicle manufacturer The Shyft Group Inc. say they are making progress on their electric vehicle chassis design while eyeing organic growth and more acquisitions in the coming years.

Published in Manufacturing

Tuesday, 26 October 2021 14:42

The Shyft Group inks $53M contract with U.S. Postal Service

NOVI — A brand in The Shyft Group Inc.’s portfolio has inked a $53 million contract with the United States Postal Service.

Published in Manufacturing
Monday, 20 September 2021 17:07

The Shyft Group launches electric vehicle R&D facility in Plymouth

PLYMOUTH — Specialty vehicle manufacturer The Shyft Group Inc., formerly headquartered in Charlotte, announced today that it has opened a new research and development center in Wayne County.

Published in Manufacturing
Sunday, 20 June 2021 18:00

Commercial fleets poised to bolster electric vehicle market

As the consumer vehicle market gradually transitions to electrified models, automotive experts say the commercial fleet segment has the potential to transform the sector more rapidly.

Published in Economic Development

Sunday, 14 February 2021 18:15

The Shyft Group completes 2020 with a flurry of M&A activity, corporate changes

The Shyft Group was busy in 2020 — and a couple of major deals were only part of the dizzying year.

Published in Finance
Tuesday, 12 January 2021 16:25

The Shyft Group plans hundreds of new jobs at Lansing-area manufacturing campus

CHARLOTTE — After moving its corporate headquarters to Novi this summer, The Shyft Group Inc. announced that it plans to fill hundreds of new jobs at its manufacturing campus in Charlotte to meet growing commercial fleet and speciality vehicle needs.

Published in Manufacturing
Sunday, 05 July 2020 14:31

Commercial EVs gain attention from automakers, corporations, environmentalists

Major automakers as well as nascent startups are showing an increased focus on electrified commercial delivery vehicles, hoping to gain market share as corporate demand increases.

Published in Manufacturing

Sunday, 07 June 2020 09:50

MiBiz Growth Report: June 7, 2020

The MiBiz Growth Report for June 7, 2020.

Published in Economic Development
Monday, 01 June 2020 16:04

Spartan Motors unveils new name and branding, relocates corporate HQ to Novi

CHARLOTTE — Daryl Adams hesitated slightly when introducing himself on Monday afternoon.

Published in Manufacturing