Stryker Corporation Auto companies fall on Fortune 500 list, SW Michigan companies move up By Rebecca Thiele • May 6, 2013 GM is now in seventh place instead of fifth. Ford Motor company was also moved down in rank on the Fortune 500 to tenth place. But Kellogg moved up 13 spots to number 192, and Stryker bumped up from 308 to 305. Stryker profits drop 13% due to product recalls By Gordon Evans • Apr 24, 2013 Net sales in the first quarter were up compared to a year ago Portage City Council approves tax break for Stryker plant expansion By Gordon Evans • Feb 13, 2013 Company says plant currently has 662 employees. Stryker wins patent infringement lawsuit against rival Zimmer By Gordon Evans • Feb 5, 2013 Kalamazoo-based company stands to collect $70-million in estimated lost profits.