Shoe Manufacturing at Flowbuilt Is Reshored and Reimagined

Date Published07/01/2020
Author NameStephanie Hendrixson
Mentions specific company case(s) of reshoring, kept from offshoring, or transplantYes

Additional Reshoring Information:

Company/Division name Flowbuilt Manufacturing
Parent companySuperfeet Worldwide Inc
Type of work Manufacturing
If manufacturing, is the company a contract manufacturer?Yes
Reshoring category:Reshoring
Year reshoring announced:2020
Year reshoring implemented or to be implemented:2020
Domestically, the work will be done:In-house
City reshored to:Ferndale
State(s) reshored to:WA
If relevant, work nearshored to:-
Industry(ies):Apparel & Textiles, Plastic & Rubber Products, 3D printing, footwear
Product(s) reshored3D printed insoles, personalized Aftersport slides
What non-domestic negative factors made offshoring less attractive?Green considerations
What domestic positive factors made reshoring more attractive?Impact on domestic economy, Lead time/Time to market, Proximity to customers/market, Other, import replacement
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