On Thursday, technicians at Nissan Motor Co. (7201. Smyrna)’s Tennessee facility voted against establishing a union.
According to the U.S. National Labor Relations Board, tool and die workers voted 62-9 against an IAM campaign.
Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. makes cars globally in Nishi-ku, Yokohama, Japan. Nismo is the performance tuning division of Nissan, Infiniti, and Datsun. Early 20th-century Nissan Zaibatsu became Nissan Group.
Nissan, Mitsubishi Motors of Japan, and Renault of France formed the Renault–Nissan–Mitsubishi Alliance in 1999. Nissan owned 15% of Renault and 43.4% of Nissan until January 2023. Renault’s voting stakes were reduced to 15% in January 2023.  Nissan has controlled 34% of Mitsubishi Motors since October 2016.