Not Made in China

SourceFlorida Trend
Date Published10/28/2013
Author NameAmy Keller
Mentions specific company case(s) of reshoring, kept from offshoring, or transplantYes

Additional Reshoring Information:

Company/Division name Hy-Lite
Parent companyU.S. Block Windows
Type of work Manufacturing
If manufacturing, is the company an OEM? Yes
Reshoring category:Reshoring
Year reshoring announced:2009
Year reshoring implemented or to be implemented:2009
Offshore, work was done:Outsourced
Domestically, the work will be done:In-house
Country(ies) from which reshored:China
City reshored to:Pensacola
State(s) reshored to:FL
Industry(ies):Other, Windows
Product(s) reshoredinjection molding
What non-domestic negative factors made offshoring less attractive?Freight cost, Inventory, Lead time/time to market, Logistical problems, warehousing costs
What domestic positive factors made reshoring more attractive?Image/brand, Better customer service
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