The times they are a-changing – Guest Blog by Stephen Jacoby

Does it Still Make Sense to Go Offshore?

There was a time not so long ago when it was common wisdom that anything you wanted to manufacture could be made more cost-effectively on foreign shores.  Post WWII, the label “Made in Japan” was as ubiquitous as “Made in China” is today. In the interim, Korea, Indonesia, Malaysia, and other Pacific-rim nations have each had their turn at being the low-cost alternative to manufacturing here in the United States.

As a wise philosopher named Dylan once wrote, “The times they are a-changing.”

In recent years, the cost