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Holiday shoppers pledge to ‘Occupy Christmas’ and buy American

(CNN) — Alexia Cameron is on a mission this holiday season to only buy gifts made in America. It may sound difficult, but it’s not as hard as it seems, she says. Search “made in America” or “made in USA” online … Continue reading

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Holiday shoppers pledge to ‘Occupy Christmas’ and buy American

Florida-based Made in USA Certified adheres closely to most of the FTC standards, performing an independent supply chain audit to ensure that 75% of a product’s core components are manufactured or grown in the U.S. and that all of it is assembled or “substantially transformed” here. Continue reading

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2nd Annual Made in USA Holiday Gift Guide—Mindful Gift Giving 2011

As a follow up to our very successful Made in USA Certified® Holiday Gift Guide last year, for the second year in a row we are offering up some more great gift ideas. As many of you know, Diane Sawyer, … Continue reading

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Bill Clinton’s ‘Back to Work’ Promotes Buying American

Bill Clinton’s ‘Back to Work’ Promotes Buying American  Boca Raton, FL —President Bill Clinton in his new book ‘Back to Work’, offers up a blueprint for an American recovery.  The national book reviews from The New York Times, The Wall … Continue reading

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Proclamation 5424 — Made in America Month, 1985

We Americans do not shrink from competition; we believe in competition — fair competition. Historically, competition constantly creates pressure for innovation, product improvement, and customer satisfaction. The open marketplace makes the consumer the king, and we are all consumers Continue reading

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The Rebirth of the American Furniture Industry

North Carolina seems ripe for growth and expansion with old factories being renovated and bought, new factories being built, a highly skilled and motivated workforce, and low cost of living making this southern state open for business when it comes … Continue reading

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Florida Business Leader Julie Reiser, of Made in USA Certified, Receives 2011 WIPP President’s Award in Washington, DC

    Washington,D.C.– October 17, 2011 – More than 150 leading women business owners from Women Impacting Public Policy (WIPP) gathered last week to celebrate the recipients of this year’s prestigious WIPP 2011 Awards. Julie Reiser, President of Made in … Continue reading

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Can You Believe That ‘Made In America’ Label?

Brenda Krueger Huffman, AXcess News Axcess News (Chicago) – Does a product being made in America influence your purchasing decisions?  Most Americans would answer “yes” to this question.  Companies producing foreign made products know it too.  That’s why some non-American made … Continue reading

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Made in U.S.A. – America’s Call to Action

Americans need to actively and consciously support U.S. manufacturers and demand that the big box retailers and small mom and pops carry more ‘Made in America’ goods. In the last several weeks there have been a series of dismal events … Continue reading

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‘Buy American’ gets new emphasis

By Wayne T. Price, Florida Today Roger Simmermaker walks the walk when it comes to buying U.S.-made products, and that walk often is made in New Balance shoes. New Balance is one of the few American manufacturers of athletic shoes, so it … Continue reading

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