Manufacturers Bring Production Home

SourceQuality Magazine
Date Published08/06/2015
Author NameDel Williams
Mentions specific company case(s) of reshoring, kept from offshoring, or transplantYes

Additional Reshoring Information:

Company/Division name Run-Rite
Type of work Manufacturing
If manufacturing, is the company an OEM? Yes
Reshoring category:Reshoring
What product(s) and/or service(s) were outsourced domestically?Manufacturing
Year reshoring announced:2015
Offshore, work was done:Outsourced
Domestically, the work will be done:Outsourced
City reshored to:Stroudsburg
State(s) reshored to:PA
If relevant, work nearshored to:-
Industry(ies):Fabricated Metal Products
Product(s) reshoredCleaning tools for automotive service
What non-domestic negative factors made offshoring less attractive?Communications, Currency variation, Difficulty of innovation/product differentiation, Intellectual property risk, Inventory, Quality/rework/warranty
What domestic positive factors made reshoring more attractive?Customization/Flexibility, Lead time/Time to market
Mentions use of TCO or similar concept?Yes
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