In Maine, lobster processing finally catches up

SourcePortland Press Herald/AP
Date Published07/05/2013
Author NameAP
Mentions specific company case(s) of reshoring, kept from offshoring, or transplantYes

Additional Reshoring Information:

Company/Division name Maine Fair Trade Lobster
Parent companyMaine Fair Trade Lobster
Type of work Manufacturing
If manufacturing, is the company an OEM? Yes
If manufacturing, is the company a contract manufacturer?Unknown
Reshoring category:Kept from Offshoring
Total number of jobs (added or to be added):300
Year reshoring implemented or to be implemented:2013
Domestically, the work will be done:In-house
City reshored to:Prospect Harbor
State(s) reshored to:ME
If relevant, work nearshored to:-
Industry(ies):Other, Food
Product(s) reshoredprocessed lobster
What non-domestic negative factors made offshoring less attractive?Lead time/time to market, Quality/rework/warranty
What domestic positive factors made reshoring more attractive?Image/brand
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