The Original Granite Bracket Company

SourceRI Case Study
Date Published02/22/2017
Author Namekevin burke

Additional Reshoring Information:

Company/Division name The Original Granite Bracket Company
Type of work Manufacturing
Reshoring category:Reshoring
Total number of jobs (added or to be added):2
Year reshoring announced:2016
Year reshoring implemented or to be implemented:2016
Offshore, work was done:Outsourced
Country(ies) from which reshored:China
City reshored to:St Augustine
State(s) reshored to:FL
If relevant, work nearshored to:-
Industry(ies):Fabricated Metal Products
Product(s) reshoredmetal brackets for granite countertops
What non-domestic negative factors made offshoring less attractive?Delivery, Inventory, Quality/rework/warranty, Total cost
What domestic positive factors made reshoring more attractive?Manufacturing/engineering joint innovation (R&D)
Mentions use of TCO or similar concept?Yes
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