Category Archives: Reshoring

It’s about time


I have written about the reshoring trend frequently over the last year.  But, I think it is my duty to keep talking this trend up.  So, here are a couple more articles discussing the gradual move of manufacturing capacity back … Continue reading

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New members of the extended American family!


I am constantly on the lookout for new consumer products being made here in the States, and have found a number recently that I thought you might like to know about. Shinola is a firm in Detroit making watches, bikes, … Continue reading

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Take Mr. Bond to school!


Ok, so the title of this post doesn’t really have too much to do with the substance of this post, but I always liked that line from Dr. No. What I really wanted to do was to alert you to what … Continue reading

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What is Wal-Mart up to now?


Wal-Mart started out as a Buy American firm.  And Wal-Mart is trumpeting the fact that lots of the products they sell at their stores are made in the U.S.  But critics of Wal-Mart point out that stems from the fact … Continue reading

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Coming to their senses


The allure of the Middle Kingdom is starting to wear off for American firms that offshored  their production.  As documented in a recent article in Bloomberg Business Week, all sorts of American manufacturers are reshoring their production to this country. … Continue reading

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That’s music to my ears


Apple TV:  Designed by Apple in California.  Assembled in China. Google Nexus Q: Designed and Manufactured in the U.S.A. I think I will take the latter. I was overjoyed to read the other day that Google, unlike Apple, has decided to … Continue reading

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Once they were lost…


I have never liked the story of the Prodigal Son. I have always identified with the son who stayed home. So while I am glad to read that we can expect a lot of jobs to come home from China … Continue reading

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