With the holidays right around the corner, we thought you might like to hear about some of our favorite gift resources for products made in the U.S.A. As you're out shopping (or in your PJ's shopping online) try taking an extra minute to look for gifts that are made here in the U.S. As an American manufacturer and a sister company of K'NEX construction toys, we wholeheartedly support buying U.S. made products all year round but especially during the holiday season.
Here are some great sites to start your online shopping search:
American Made Matters
Site description: The American Made Matters® mission is to educate consumers that buying US-made products strengthens the American dream. This site has a database of businesses that provide both retail and wholesale goods. Be sure to check out their short video titled “Choose American.”
USA Love List
Site description: The USA Love List mission is to tell you about the very best made in the USA products, make it easy for you to find them, encourage you to ask for them in stores and demand them from the companies you want to do business with.
Made in the USA Challenge
Site description: Made in USA Challenge is a resource for the conscious consumer to find made in USA goods that are safe, ethically made, eco-friendly and awesome.
Site description: Find an assortment of gifts made in the USA at UncommonGoods. We carry many products that are locally sourced, made, and handcrafted here in America.
Site description: American Certified is your resource for everything and anything regarding the made in USA movement.
American Made Everything
Site description: We are an interconnected database of American-made products and services. We do not buy or sell products. We are a service directory. We hope to provide consumers a resource for American made goods and services that create or sustain jobs in America.
Buy Direct USA
Site description: BuyDirectUSA.com offers a list of companies that sell products made in the USA or are manufactured in the USA.
Made in America Store
Site description: Our mission is to restore U.S. manufacturing jobs by providing American consumers a brick & mortar store and e-commerce site that guarantees that each product sold is entirely American in materials and labor.
Made in America Gift Guide
Site description: Our Made in America Gift Guide was created to help shoppers find gifts for family, friends and special occasions that are American Made.
Made in the USA
Site description: MadeInTheUSA.com is an e-commerce website featuring America’s largest collection of U.S.-made products. You can watch their short video here.
Made in USA Forever
Site description: Based in Oceanside CA, in San Diego county, Made in USA Forever.com was founded by Todd Lipscomb to provide an easy, fun way to buy products made in the USA by suppliers across our nation.
Infographic: How K'NEX parts are made at The Rodon Group