Why Clothing Startups Are Returning To American Factories

SourceFast Company
Date Published03/16/2016
Author NameElizabeth Segran
Mentions specific company case(s) of reshoring, kept from offshoring, or transplantYes

Additional Reshoring Information:

Company/Division name Yogasmoga
Type of work Manufacturing
Reshoring category:Kept from Offshoring
Total number of jobs (added or to be added):40
City reshored to:Fall River
State(s) reshored to:MA
If relevant, work nearshored to:-
Industry(ies):Apparel & Textiles
Product(s) reshoredyoga clothes
What non-domestic negative factors made offshoring less attractive?Communications, Difficulty of innovation/product differentiation, Loss of control, Quality/rework/warranty
What domestic positive factors made reshoring more attractive?Automation/technology, Customization/Flexibility, Lead time/Time to market, Manufacturing/engineering joint innovation (R&D)
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