It can be cheaper to make your products in the USA – Leonard Greene reports on how one US battery maker is bucking the trend of outsourcing.
Crown Battery Manufacturing Company's announcement that they had purchased selected assets of C and D Technologies' Motive Power Division late last October barely seemed like 'news', in the ever-shifting sands of America's manufacturing sector. After all, the stiff head winds of a global marketplace – unfair trade and currency policies, record-setting trade deficits, and pressure-for-profit – have forced countless companies to restructure regularly just to stay competitive . . .