5 Benefits of Reshoring by Rebecca Kennedy

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In recent years, there has been a strong push from both American consumers and American businesses to bring manufacturing back home to the U.S.
This growing interest in “reshoring” isn’t surprising: Following the offshoring movement (the process of sending jobs from the U.S. to foreign countries with cheaper labor) that began in the 70’s and 80’s, the American economy has experienced its fair share of downturns and setbacks, including increased unemployment and weakened global competitiveness.
Check out these 5 undeniable benefits of manufacturing reshoring that can’t afford to be ignored.

1. Reshoring means higher quality products for consumers.

Foreign manufacturing is all about offering the cheapest solutions on the market – cheap labor, cheap tools, cheap technologies, and cheap processes.

Cheap manufacturing was all the rage several decades ago, but American consumers have begun to grow tired of p