A Reshoring Initiative Case Study:

Prevented large consumer project from going overseas


  • Company: jr. infinity
  • Location: Albert Lea,
  • Satisfaction with the results: High


  • carbonated beverage dispenser


Country from which reshored: China
Factors which made offshoring less attractive: Delivery, Quality, Rework, Warranty, Intellectual Property, Emergency Air Freight


Number of employee jobs reshored to make this product: 12
Reshored work is in-house.
Domestic factors which made the domestic alternative more attractive: Redesign of the part

Additional Background

Relevant Industry: Miscellaneous
Year Reshored: 2012
Total cost of ownership analysis was used in the reshoring decision.