Businesses that only sell 'Made in USA'
Patriotic companies proud to be American
- Duration 4:40
- Date Apr 21, 2012
Patriotic companies proud to be American
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This in America right now with all of the regulation in hoops that small businesses have to go through well two companies decided to buck the -- stay right here in the United States.
And they are successful joining me this morning -- Paul Crowley he owns a company net return.
This is fall here and here -- we'll get to that in just a second -- never turn behind us.
It Ernie bad approval is here also with these things on his hand can trucks thanks to see you both this morning -- thank -- might happen.
Follow me start with you -- the decision to stay here in the United States and continue to do business and to grow your business how difficult was that and what hurdles yet to jump over.
I thought initially when we began to -- in 2008.
There was a lot of talk that we should take the -- overseas if manufactured.
And when we looked at the cost of doing that and how.
Important we felt to have that product manufactured in the United States and produce jobs within our country.
Really broke down and make a lot of sense from.
The cost perspective and an economic one.
The -- slower because you had to keep it here.
No absolutely not when you look at that time frame.
The ability to rapidly prototype ability to control the entire manufacture process and -- and the quality.
That we can put up to the marketplace based on our brand.
Just made a whole lot of sense -- in the United States.
Ernie same question -- -- was it a difficult decision to have your company here in the United States and where you approach like Paul was by other companies and people say -- or investors saying look.
You increase your profit margins go overseas manufacture these overseas and you're gonna have more money in your own pocket.
What we did a lot of searching John Romano my partner myself we did a lot of searching sourcing we found out after cost analysis.
And -- -- actually 25 to 35 cents cheaper need America.
Plus you don't have that long lag shipping you could lose your container in the ocean.
But what we found that was -- -- -- America if it's a hard struggle but it's worth it because you find other entrepreneurs to work with you machine shops companies that.
You don't want to be involved with you and it's amazing that there's like a real resurgence -- that so our -- is.
Cheaper made in America and we're really happy and proud about that.
Are you finding now guys other companies are starting to see because a few years ago we would -- and made in the USA segments and FOX & Friends and he was.
Difficult to find companies and now we're -- -- more and more companies are you seeing that the community that we.
Today with the Internet and you when you start taking up -- the market.
It's so important that you get one shot.
And that's really got to be based on quality.
Not just -- but when you look at it from a cost perspective and equality and respect if they're really make sense to manufacture the product here in the United States -- event has been tremendous for.
Most died in some of the products here ever since -- here in front of the net Paul tell us about never -- and exactly how it works hard and it returns started in my parents backyard basically it's the only net in the world.
That returns -- ball back to an athlete.
So driver iron -- wedge good golf I'm getting out of the lakes and get him I could be safe.
And it's coming right back is that you have to go fetch it exactly not just golf but soccer baseball softball lacrosse it's -- you guys are in stadiums all right you guys -- in stadiums across the country is that right.
Absolutely Clayton are extra point -- in place kicking -- Is about and a half the NFL teams do that now -- here and that allows a punter or place kicker.
Who wore a rapidly warm up.
And also return a ball or catch it -- as well so there you go so we see these on the sidelines and nine different games as well thanks Paul thanks for tones.
-- -- return the net return dot com is where you can go and now of course it's always over here with -- tell me about hand trucks again and angry that -- -- you've become a bulldozer parliament -- my son would love this -- is gonna look at because we're giving you look who's gonna look.
Dirt sand snow mud rock this -- it would destroy any CN pile slow.
It it's amazing what this thing will do it runs like a real bulldozer you can like actually dig a trench put a pipe in there.
Put it back on -- it.
-- it nice and smooth so the water and so it's like a real bulldozer fantastic you get to learn we think a child learns better.
When you're emotionally attached to a scale and what they're doing it examined in doing so when McCain is immersed in the dirt and the -- in the money and you're touching it.
They're actually it's benefiting them beyond belief other than say just.
Playing new normal like video game why I have some gardening my son needs to do all -- -- put him out there.
For labor there you go Ernie congratulations ladies -- trucks how can people find out more.
And trucks toys to -- extent trucks toys dot com send us your pictures we got rave reviews and we're really happy and wonderful made in the USA -- trucks and never -- thanks ball and guys in the back in the.