Family owned since the 1600s?

Date Published12/17/2013
Mentions specific company case(s) of reshoring, kept from offshoring, or transplantYes

Additional Reshoring Information:

Company/Division name D'Addario
Parent companyD'Addario
Type of work Manufacturing
Reshoring category:Reshoring
Year reshoring announced:2008
Year reshoring implemented or to be implemented:2008
Product(s) reshoredmusical instrument supplies and components
What non-domestic negative factors made offshoring less attractive?Freight cost, Intellectual property risk, Rising wages, Total cost, Travel cost/time, Quality/rework/warranty, Duty
What domestic positive factors made reshoring more attractive?Automation/technology, Image/brand, Lean/other business process improvement techniques, Vertical integration
Mentions use of TCO or similar concept?Yes
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