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Toyota to uproot from California, move to 'macho' Texas
Toyota to uproot from California, move to 'macho' Texas

Toyota Motor Corp. says it will move 3,000 jobs from Torrance, Calif., to new North American headquarters in Plano, Texas, over the next three years. The move, announced Monday, will affect 2,000 workers in Toyota's U.S. sales and marketing arm and 1,000 positions in its financial services business. That will leave about 2,300 Toyota employees in California. No Toyota workers will remain at the company’s 2-million-square-foot office complex in Torrance. The company said it had not yet determined what it would do with the property. The shift is part of a corporate strategy to locate the employees running its engineering and manufacturing, sales and marketing, financial...

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