Does a product that proudly touts a “Made in USA” label or claim influence consumers purchasing decisions? The answer is a resounding “yes”! According to a recent research study done by the Boston Consulting Group, more than 80% of U.S. consumers (and over 60% of Chinese consumers) say they are willing to pay more for […]
Importance of Buying American highlighted in Reagan’s Proclamation dating back to 1985 December by far is the most important month for retailers in the entire year and it has never ceased to amaze me that President Ronald Reagan back in 1985 proclaimed December as ‘National Made in America Month’. Every year I take this time […]
Join me tomorrow, November 13th at noon EST for a free webinar: Building Business & Building Trust with a “Made in USA” Claim. Registration is still open. To join from your computer or mobile device, click this link or copy it into your browser: http://fuze.me/21972307 To join the audio, choose one of two methods: […]
Join the Manufacturing Leadership Council and Made in USA Certified for a FREE 30-Minute Webcast – Thursday, February 21st at 2 p.m. EST. Register now, space is limited. Driven by shared values and goals, Made in USA Certified is proud to partner with the Manufacturing Leadership Council to ensure that manufacturers in the U.S. can access the strategic insight […]
Two years ago to this exact date, (December 3rd,) I wrote my first blog on the subject of December being officially proclaimed “Made in America Month” by President Ronald Reagan in 1985. If you care to reminisce like me, you can read the original December 3rd, 2010 blog posting here. Fast forward 2 years later to present day; […]
US Jobs Project™ kicks off Independence Day week and concludes Labor Day weekend with the “Made in America Festival” sponsored by Jay Z.
As Americans still struggle with high unemployment, high foreclosure rates and a host of other negative economic conditions, there is always a ray of hope that transcends America’s problems. U.S. manufacturing has always been the main hope and driver for U.S. jobs and innovation. This time in American history is no different. For Americans to […]