Jim Tompkins: When Considering Reshoring

Is manufacturing coming back to the U.S.? The single best answer is “No”. No, there is not a mass movement to bring manufacturing back to the U.S. No, we are not moving away from global supply chains. No, the U.S. does not have a large workforce waiting to take low paying jobs.

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Unsure about Reshoring? Get the Facts Before You Leap

Is manufacturing coming back to the U.S.? Some may be returning, but the single best answer is “No”.

No, there is not a mass movement to bring manufacturing back to the U.S. No, we are not moving away from global supply chains. No, the U.S. does not have a large workforce waiting to take low paying jobs.

I have heard the opposing opinions, and I agree that some companies may benefit from having manufacturing closer. But look before you leap, because reshoring is not always a good idea. Here’s some information to help you decide.

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