Hasbro to Make Play-Doh American Again

SourceFox Business
Date Published02/22/2017
Author NamePaul Ziobro
Mentions specific company case(s) of reshoring, kept from offshoring, or transplantYes

Additional Reshoring Information:

Company/Division name Hasbro Inc.
Parent companyHasbro Inc.
Type of work Manufacturing
Reshoring category:Reshoring
Total number of jobs (added or to be added):480
Year reshoring announced:2017
Year reshoring implemented or to be implemented:2018
Domestically, the work will be done:Outsourced
Country(ies) from which reshored:China
City reshored to:East Longmeadow
State(s) reshored to:MA
If relevant, work nearshored to:-
Industry(ies):Miscellaneous – subset non Hobbies
Product(s) reshoredPlay Doh
What non-domestic negative factors made offshoring less attractive?Freight cost, Total cost
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