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China Labor Costs Rising

SIA BUSINESS Updated May 1, 2013, 12:00 a.m. ET China Manufacturers Survive by Moving to Asian Neighbors By KATHY CHU Thomas Lee for The Wall Street Journal Idle equipment at Lever Style’s factory in Shenzhen, China. The firm, whose clients … Continue reading

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Insourcing Myth

http://blogs.wsj.com/economics/2013/04/30/the-myth-of-the-manufacturing-renaissance/tab/print/ April 30, 2013, 11:57 AM ET The Myth of the Manufacturing ‘Renaissance’ ByTimothy Aeppel Morgan Stanley has firmly joined the “Where’s the beef?” crowd when it comes to America’s supposed factory renaissance. Associated Press In a 125-page “blue paper,” … Continue reading

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US the Next Emerging Market Because of Insourcing?

http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324763404578432832232151840.html   So when Mr. van Agtmael says he sees an underappreciated investment opportunity, he is worth listening to. When he visited China last year, one manufacturing executive after another complained to him about American competition, “something I had never … Continue reading

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K- Nex – Insourcing

http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323293704578334062190251402.html By moving production closer to U.S. retailers, K’Nex said it can react faster to the fickle shifts in toy demand and deliver hot-selling items to stores faster. It also has greater control over quality and materials, often a crucial … Continue reading

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The Insourcing Boom

http://m.theatlantic.com/magazine/print/2012/12/the-insourcing-boom/309166/

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Trendspotting: Outsourcing Reversal

I have forwarded articles about insourcing over the past several months. I think the move of jobs back to the US will be a reality. Steve Jobs comment to Obama – "those jobs are never coming back" is likely to … Continue reading

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Apple Insourcing

http://thenextweb.com/apple/2012/12/06/apple-will-invest-100-million-to-bring-mac-production-back-to-the-us-next-year-says-tim-cook/

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