Keeping flatware makers at home, where they should be

by Roger Simmermaker -- Silverware is one of those categories where cheap, Chinese-made offerings abound on the shelves of retail stores across America. Many Americans believe, and understandably so, that American-made flatware more…

Tuna company starting to get recognition

by Roger Simmermaker -- If you're like me and love tuna, perhaps you've felt a little constrained in enjoying it as often as you like for a couple of reasons. First, the more…

American-made HDTVs now coming

by Roger Simmermaker -- If you're like me and you've been holding on to your old American-made tube-type TV in hopes there will someday be an American-made HDTV, your time has come! more…

Sustainable products for a sustainable economy

by Roger Simmermaker -- If you're looking for a uniquely American gift idea that makes an ideal hostess, wedding, or holiday gift, you'll want to check out Kentucky Cutting Boards. Kentucky Cutting more…

Sustainable products for a sustainable economy

by Roger Simmermaker -- If you're looking for a uniquely American gift idea that makes an ideal hostess, wedding, or holiday gift, you'll want to check out Kentucky Cutting Boards. Kentucky Cutting more…

Going solar and keeping it domestic

by Roger Simmermaker -- Every now and then, I'm asked why I sometimes write about companies that have less than 100 percent American content in their products. It's a very good question, more…

A Christmas that isn't imported

by Roger Simmermaker -- Christmas is not only a special time of the year to give to your loved ones and those on your Christmas list. It's also a special opportunity to more…

Documented! Imports aren't cheaper!

by Roger Simmermaker -- Bill O'Reilly is making a mockery of what it means to "restore the USA" on his O'Reilly store online by offering to sell pens made in China, hats more…

A helping hand or a banana peel underfoot?

by Roger Simmermaker -- One of the cherished freedoms we have in America is the freedom to choose. When it comes to shopping, you have the freedom to choose American-made products, or more…