Churchill Franklin Automotive Launches Airbag Alert News Service

Automotive industry veteran & airbag industry expert Scott Upham is Chief Editor of new service

Downingtown, PA USA, Aug. 30, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today, Churchill Franklin Automotive announced the launch of the Airbag Alert news service. This cost-effective email-based service provides lightning quick coverage of the global automotive airbag industry and saves subscribers thousands of dollars by eliminating man-hours spent in data collection, sorting and routing of competitive intelligence data. The English-language Airbag Alert Service is distributed electronically each business day in a mobile friendly text format that includes the full text of each article, source, date of article, companies mentioned and topic/subject area categorization.

 The Airbag Alert includes the following news content:

  • Mergers, acquisitions & divestments
  • Executive appointments & departures
  • Litigation & judgements
  • Airbag system & component contract awards
  • Product recall news & analysis
  • Production facility opening & closings
  • Industry trade shows & technical conferences
  • Regulatory news & analysis covering over 180 countries
  • Technology migration, product development & patent filings for all airbag modules, inflators, fabrics, components & materials
  • Coverage includes North America, Western Europe, Asia-Pacific as well as emerging market news from China, India, Eastern Europe, Southeast Asia & Latin America.

 Unrivaled Airbag Industry Coverage

The Airbag Alert’s coverage includes over 78 OEM vehicle manufacturers and 512 Tier 1-2-3 system & component suppliers in over 200 countries around the world. 

Here are some of the companies covered:

A. Haberkorn & Co. GmbH East Joylong Automotive Airbag Co., Ltd. National-Standard Company
A.J. Rose Manufacturing Co. Eaton Aeroquip de Mexico S.A. de C.V. NCV Industries
AB Tube Processing, Inc, Ehrlich Werkzeug- und Geraetebau GmbH NEC Electronics
ABC Group, Inc. Elastogran GmbH Neumann Aluminium
Abhishek Auto Industries Ltd. Electrovac AG New Lachaussee S.A.
ACA Group (Pty) Ltd. Electrovac Hacht & Huber GmbH New York Times
AccuGear, Inc. Elektrolux Siegen GmbH Nexis Fibers AG
ACRO Automation Systems, Inc. Elesys NICO Pyrotechnik GmbH
ACS Industries ELMOS North America, Inc. Nigu Chemie GmbH
ACTS GmbH & Co. KG ELMOS Semiconductor Nihon Plast Co., Ltd.
Adam Opel EM Technologies Group Nippon Kayaku Co., Ltd.
Adval Tech Holding AG EMS-Patvag AG Nissan
Advanced Elastomer Systems Engineered Polymer Systems Nitrochemie Wimmis AG
Advanced Industrial Science and Technology Engineering Specialities Inc. nolax AG
Advanced Label Technologies Engineering Systems Incorporated Nova Chemicals Germany GmbH
AFE S.A.S. EPCOS AG Nypro (Wrexham) Limited
AFL - Automotive Operations Erawan Textile Co., Ltd. OETIKER
Aisin Seiki Co. Ltd. Ermet-Buck GmbH Oki Semiconductor
Alcom Electronicos De Mexico, S.A. DE C.V ERTA C.M.S. NV Omron Automotive Electronics, Inc.
Alfmeier de Mexico ESI Otto Fuchs KG
Allied Chemical, Ltd. European Office EST Energetics Panasonic
Alps Electric Co. Ltd. Eugene O Buts GmbH PantLegal
ALT BV Eulenburg Moritz Coatema GmbH Parker Hannifin
Alutec Metallwaren GmbH & Co. Exodynamics Technology Peguform GmbH
Alva Sweden AB Eybl Bobinet GmbH & Co. KG Performance Fibers
Amann & Soehne GmbH & Co. Fachhochschule Ingolstadt IAF Pfeiffer Vacuum GmbH
AMI Semiconductor Faurecia Autositze GmbH & Co.KG Philippe Seva Technologies
Amphenol FAW Phoenix Testlab
Am-Safe Commercial Products Fawer Automotive Parts Limited Company Photron (Europe) Ltd.
Analog Devices FCI Picanol NV
Anowo Ltd. Fiamm Technologies, LLC Polyamide High Performance GmbH
Aoikikou Co., Ltd. Fiat SpA Porcher Industries
Apos GmbH & Co. KG filtertechnik.Europe GmbH & Co.KG Porsche
ARC Automotive, Inc. FLAMMPRECOMP GmbH & Co. KG Prestolite Wire Corporation
Arlon Silicone Technologies FlexPoint Sensor Systems Pridgeon & Clay
Arova Mettler AG Ford Motor Company Progress-Werk Oberkirch AG
ARTUR VIVES S.A. Framatome Connectors International (FCI) PSA Peugeot Citroen
Asada Metal Kogyo Fratelli Mariani S.p.A. PurePower LLC
Asahi Kasei Freescale Semiconductor Quadrant AG
Asai Kogyo Co., Ltd. FRISETTA Polymer GmbH Quadrant CMS
Ascend Performance Materials FTSS Europe Quadrant Engineering Plastic Products
ASCI GmbH & Co. KG Fuji Quanex Corporation
Ashimori Industry Co., Ltd. Fujikura Kasei Co., Ltd. Reeves Brothers Inc. ???
Asno Horie (Thailand) Co., Ltd. Fujitsu Ten Renault
ASTCO Furukawa Electric Co., Ltd. Renesas Technology Corporation
ATI Alldyne GDV Rheinmetall Nitrochemie
Audi AG GE Plastics Rhodia
Augat Automotive Components Europe GE Silicones Rhodia Group
Autoliv Geely Rhodia Industrial Yarns
Automotive Safety Components International GmbH & Co. KG General Motors Rhodia Silicones
Avery Dennison Gerber Technology Rhodius GmbH
B. Herpertz GmbH & Co. KG GKD - Gebr. Kufferath AG RLE Rhein-Main GmbH
Bachem GmbH & Co. KG Global Safety Textiles Robert Bosch
BAM Grupo Antolin Robert Bosch
BAS Components Ltd. (Headquaters) GSK InTek Co. Ltd. Royal Philips Electronics
BASF Guangzhou Kinguard Auto Parts Co., Ltd. Ryoden Trading Co. Ltd.
Bauer Kompressoren GmbH GWP mbH S&T DAEWOO CO LTD
Bauer Safety Engineering HABERKORN hi.tec.textiles Safety Components International, Inc.
Bayer Corporation, Automotive Division Hanwha Corporation Scandfilter AB/Vokes Air
Beijing Jinheng Automotive Electr. Systems Henkel Schlesinger GmbH
Bekaert HESS INDUSTRIES INC. Schmidt Technology GmbH
Belfil S.A. Highland Industries, Inc. (Takata) Schott AG
Benteler Stahl/Rohr GmbH Hirtenberger Automotive Safety GmbH & Co KG Schott Electronic Packaging
Benteler Tube Management Hitachi Automotive Systems Schreiner ProTech
BERGER Sp.z o.o. Ho-Hong-Jung Automation Schukra of North America
Berstscheiben Schlesinger Honda Schulz-Electronic GmbH
Bertrandt Technikum GmbH H-ONE CO., LTD . SDI-Molan GmbH & Co. KG
BFF Non-Wovens HuDe GmbH Semcon Engineering
Bluestar Silicones Hydro Magnesium Sensata Technologies
BMW AG Hyosung Sequa Corporation
Bodycote Testing Group Hyundai Kia Motors SesKion GmbH
Bofors Defence Hyundai Mobis Seva Technologies
Boulder Steel Limited Hyundai Motors SF Automotive GmbH & Co. KG
Bradford Industries, Inc. iC-Haus GmbH SF-Filter AG
Brainin IDIADA Automotive SFS Intec AG
Bridgestone TG Australia Ltd IEE Shanghai Edc Co., Ltd.
Britax Childcare Group IGAPE Sheldahl, Inc.
Bruin Engineering Parts Inc. Illinois Tool Works Inc. Shin-Etsu Silicones of America
BS&B Automated Safety Components Limited IMDS Europe Showa Kinzoku Kogyo
BS&B Safety Systems imeco AM GmbH & Co. KG Sioen Industries Nv
BSRS Restraint Systems GmbH Indet Safety Systems Skoda Auto
BST Safety Textiles GmbH Infineon Technologies SMC Europe SA
Budco INOVA gmbH Solutia
Budd Canada, Inc. Intermet Corporation Special Devices Inc.
Bürgermeister International Rectifier Stellantis
Burkon Metallwarenfabrik GmbH & Co. KG International Textile Group, Inc.   STMicroelectronics, Inc.
C.D. Walzholz AG INTERTEK Sumisho Airbag Systems Co., Ltd.
Calsonic Kansei INVISTA Sumitomo Corp of America
CAPCO, LLC iSi Automotive GmbH Sumitomo Electric Automotive, Inc.
Capsonic Group, LLC Island Pyrochemical Industries Sumitomo Electric Wiring Systems, Inc.
Car Trim Fahrzeugausstattungen Produktionsgesellschaft GmbH Isuzu Sumitomo Metal Industries, LTD
Carl Froh GmbH ITG Automotive Safety Czech s.r.o. Summitt Polymers
Carl Stahl GmbH & Co. KG ITW Drawform Suzuki
Carpenter Technology ITW Highland Taihang Changqing Automobile
CAWI Stanztechnik GmbH ITW Powertrain Metals Takata Corporation
Cerex Advanced Fabrics ITW Pronovia Tangshan Weihao Magnesium Powder Co., Ltd.
Changchun Faway Automobile Components Co., Ltd. IVM Automotive Wolfsburg GmbH TAPE CRAFT CORPORATION
Changchun Hongguang Autoliv Vehicle Safety Systems Co. Ltd J.B. Broadley TASS
Chemetall GmbH JFE Steel Teijin
China Petrochemical Development Corporation Jinheng Automotive Safety Technology Holdings Co., Ltd   Tenaris S.A.
China Shenma Group Co. Ltd. Johnson Controls Thomas & Betts Corporation
Chongqing Guangda Industrial Co., Ltd  Kaiser Aluminum Thyssen Krupp
Chris-Cintos De Seguranca Ltda. Kautex Textron GmbH & Co. KG Times Fiber Communications, Inc.
CIE Automotive Parts Co., Ltd. Kayaku Safety Systems Europe a.s. Tokai Rika Co. Ltd.
Citizen Seimitsu Co., Ltd. Keihin Corporation Toray Industries, Inc.
Cjsc Autoplast Engineering Keilmann Group Toshiba
CK Electronics LLC Key Automotive Group Toyobo
Coatex NV   Airbag fabric Key Safety Systems Toyobo Co. Ltd.
Coats Barbour Ltd Kia Toyoda Gosei
Cogo Group Kimball Electronics Group Toyoda Machinery USA Corp.
COLDFORM Kinotex Sensor GmbH Toyota Motor Co.
COLLANO, INC. Koch Industries, Inc. Trans-Matic
Continental Automotive Kolon Industries Trexel, Inc.
Cousin Filterie S.A.S. Krauss Maffei Tronox Incorporated
CTAS KS Centoco Truelove & Maclean
CTS Corporation KSL GmbH Tubular Steel Inc.
CTS Cousin-Tessier KSL Keilmann Sondermaschinebau GmbH TUV Sud
Daicel Chemcial Industries Land Rover Tyco Electronics
Daicel Safety Systems Lear Corporation ULBRICH
Daicel Safety Systems (Jiangsu) Co., Ltd  LIMESS GmbH Umfotec GmbH
Daicel Safety Systems of America Lindenmaier AG Unfallforschung der Versicherer
Daido Chemical Corporation Lu Zhou North Chemical Industry Unifrax Corporation
Daiei Sangyo Lydall Automotive Uniklinik Gottingen
Daihatsu Magnetti Marelli Usinor (Sollac)
Daimler AG Malvern Plastics Group Uster Technologies AG
DELIUS GmbH Mercedes-Benz Vallourec & Mannesmann Tubes
Delphi Automotive Metaldeploye Vishay Intertechnology, Inc.
Delta Composants Metex Corporation Voestalpine Rotec GmbH
DEMO INJECTION SA Methode Electronics Vokes-Air Group
Dendoff Springs Ltd. Microsys Technologies Inc Volkswagen AG
Denso Automotive Mikron Assembly Technology Volvo
Dexter Stamping Company, LLC Milliken Industrials Ltd. VTI Technologies Oy
DHD Technology GmbH & Co. KG Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation Wacker Chemie AG
Dickey-Grabler Co. Mitsubishi Corporation Weber Hydraulik
Diolen Industrial Fibers Mitsubishi Electric Corporation weil engineering gmbh
DISTEVI, S.L. Mitsubishi Plastics Wilhelm Buller GmbH & Co. KG
DIVERSITEX Inc. Mitsuchi Corporation Wonder Auto Technology Inc.,
Doga S.A. Moditech Wuxi Risho Technology Co., Ltd 
Donisthorpe & Co. Ltd. Molex Yanfeng Key (Shanghai) Automotive Safety Systems Co., Ltd 
Dow Automotive Momentive Performance Materials ZF Automotive
Dow Corning Mosa Industrial Corporation Zodiac Automotive
DSM Engineering Plastics Murata Electronics N. A., Inc. Zwicky
DuPont Automotive MVS Saegertown Manufacturing  
E.S.T. Entsorgungsanl.-Betr.ges. N.V. Bekaert S.A.  
EASi Engineering GmbH Nanjing Hongguang Autoliv Vehicle Safety Systems Co. Ltd
East Joy Long Motor Airbag Co., Ltd. NanoFiber FutureTechnologies Corporation  

Airbag Alert Editor – Scott Upham

Churchill Franklin’s Founder & CEO Scott Upham is the senior editor of the Airbag Alert publication.  An internationally acclaimed corporate strategist, Scott Upham is a trusted advisor to the world’s most influential businesses and institutions. Frequently cited by prestigious business journals including The Wall Street Journal, New York Times, Forbes, Financial Times, Reuters and Bloomberg News, among many others, Upham is also an on-air commentator for CNBC, National Public Radio and Associated Press Radio.  Recognized as a corporate thought leader, Upham’s futurist insights in ideation, technological migration and corporate innovation have powered the successful launch of disruptive products and services that have transformed industries worldwide. A sought-after lecturer and conference speaker, Upham is a recognized authority in the fields of marketing, market research, corporate reputation and customer satisfaction. 

Prior to founding Churchill Franklin, Upham was Founder & CEO of Valient Market Research, Senior Vice President, Automotive & Transportation Research at Harris Interactive (now Nielsen), Senior Director, Global Automotive Systems & Component Forecasting at J.D. Power and Associates and Founder & CEO of Ann Arbor, Michigan-based Providata Automotive.

Upham began his career at Ford Motor Company and subsequently held senior corporate marketing and communications posts at TRW Automotive, Kelsey-Hayes and Takata Corporation.  Upham earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Public Relations from Eastern Michigan University and completed graduate studies from Pennsylvania State University, business analytics coursework at Harvard University and the Foundations of Corporate Communications Executive Education program at Erasmus University – Rotterdam (Netherlands).

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