Windsor, Ontario is one of the leading automobile producers in Canada, is often referred to as "The Automotive Capital of Canada". Chrysler makes is Canadian headquarters in Windsor, while Ford and General Motors both have large plants in Windsor.
Hiram Walker, the maker of Canadian Club whiskey is also located in Windsor.
About 25% of the employed population in Windsor is under a union membership, with the Canadian Auto Workers who have a very major influence in the city.
Windsor is also known for being a leader in tool and die, and smaller parts plants, that feed the larger automotive plants, as well as producing a lot of moulds for plastic injections.