Do you check the label before you purchase a product? Buying products made in America is really a good (and cool!) thing.
Here are 22 reasons why.
1.) Better quality. 2.) Finer customer service. 3.) Supporting U.S. manufacturing jobs reduces the unemployment rate. 4.) It also expands the tax base to pay for benefits. 5.) Shorter delivery time. 6.) It supports companies that support other American companies within their supply chain. 7.) Product safety. 8.) You can meet the people behind the brand. 9.) It creates a better standard of living for America`s future generations. 10.) No child and slave labor. Over 75 countries still support both. 11.) Buying American supports healthy working conditions. 12.) If each American spent just $64 on American made items, it will generate 200,000 new jobs. 13.) Boost the local economy. The workers you support pay dollars at their local stores, keeping jobs in their community. 14.) American manufacturers have guidelines in place to help cut down on pollution for a safer and cleaner environment. 15.) Industries like the made in America clothing industry have lost 85% of it` s labor force. 16.) China recently surpassed the United States as the world`s largest economy. 17.) America is losing half a million jobs to China every year. 18.) Many imported products are from countries that are non-friendly to the United States or democracy. 19.) The United States has a trade imbalance that is more than 7 times larger than any other nation on earth has. 20.) Purchasing American made products makes a difference with each purchase. It is actually fun to find American made products. Check those labels! 21.) Buying products that are made in America is a matter of pride! 22.) Did we say that buying American keeps jobs in the USA?