Browsing the "made in USA" Tag

Not So American-Made

July 2nd, 2018

In honor of the Fourth of July, a reminder that not all "USA-made" products meet the legal definition.


May 18th, 2018

Winch manufacturer finds itself in need of a lifeline over potentially deceptive Made in the USA claims.


April 27th, 2018

Company picks up the (puzzle) pieces after FTC inquiry into "Made in USA" claims.

Rainbow Swing Sets

April 11th, 2018

Manufacturer comes under fire for not playing by the rules when it comes to making Made in the USA claims.

Neutral Posture

March 27th, 2018

It is poor form to market products as "Made in USA" that aren't "all or virtually all" made here.


February 28th, 2018

Shoe maker gives the boot to a "Made in the USA" page on its site but problematic U.S.-origin claims remain.


January 24th, 2018

Deceptive "Made in USA" claims throw IKEA into a pillow fight with the FTC.

Summary of Action

January 22nd, 2018 investigated a national marketing campaign for Gillette, owned by Procter & Gamble, which is focused on its Boston factory

Status and Updates

January 22nd, 2018

October 1, 2018: The FTC sends Gillette a closing letter after raising concerns with the company regarding “certain marketing materials


January 3rd, 2018

"Significant imported content" means computers can't be marketed as "Built in the USA."

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