Labor Issues
November 20, 2014

Resource Guide: Buy American, Buy Union-Made

Source: NYSUT Communications

This list of resources is a helpful guide to products that are union-made and made in America, but does not imply endorsement or guarantee by NYSUT.

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All Union Signs & Promos 717-221-8888
Political signs, banners, posters, promotional products, political handouts and more.

Americans Working
Product directory of thousands of items made in America, sorted by major categories and also sorted by state. Their website includes reasons for buying products made in the U.S.; their motto is "American Made, Americans Paid."

Bayard Printing Group
Union-produced printing including high-volume sheetfed printing, on-demand digital printing and web printing for newspapers and tabloids.

Benchemark Printing
Union-produced printing covering a wide range of products, from business cards to newsletters, magazines and other publications.

groovydude creations  LLC
Custom celluloid pin-back buttons, pins and badges.

Hometown  USA Stores
Store exclusively stocks "Made in USA" products from automotive to toys.

Kennedy Graphics
Union-made promotional products, bumper stickers, decals, pens, pencils, caps, T-shirts.

Labor Heritage Foundation
Books, buttons, CDs, DVDs, notecards, posters and more.

Made In USA Forever
Clothing, home items, toys, games, food and drink items, furniture, tools, automotive and lawn items, books, bags, office items and sports equipment are just part of the more than 4,300 products all guaranteed to be made in America.

Morel Ink
Promotional products, greeting cards, direct mail, remittance envelopes, letterhead, lawn signs, apparel, bumper stickers and more.

NYSUT Print Services
Our union shop will provide professional quality printing and efficiency at a competitive price while supporting our union label. Call or email for an estimate:

RJF Kramer & Associates
Custom button manufacturing, buttons for political, union and issue identification. Fourteen shapes and sizes.

Sawicki & Son
T-shirts, jackets, baseball caps, sweatshirts, bumper stickers, posters and specialty items.

Souders Promotions
Union-made, or Made in the U.S. imprinted items, from apparel to travel items including office supplies, calendars, cups, bags and eco-friendly goods.

Still Made in USA
Online shopping resources for American-made accessories, apparel, appliances, baby gear, bed and bath products, garden and green items, handcrafted and artisan-made items, home décor, kitchen and dining items, music and audio products, sporting goods, tools, toys and games.

UAW Union-Made  Vehicles
Vehicles made in the U.S. or Canada by members of the United Automobile, Aerospace and Agricultural Implement Workers of America (UAW).

Union Communication Services, Inc.
Labor books and other labor education materials including steward-training software, labor cartoons, labor history facts, links to unions and other useful materials.

Union House Apparel
A full line of men's clothing and boots made and sold by union-represented activists.

Union Label & Service Trades Department, AFL-CIO
Automotive, books, art, music, building materials, business, office, clothing, accessories, computers, telephones, entertainment, sports, financial, food, beverage, hardware, tools, heating/AC, home, lawn, garden, manufacturing, mining,services, printing, plumbing, broadcast, sporting goods, toys, games, gifts, travel and vacation.
Union-made, printed T-shirts and apparel, signs, banners, plaques and awards.

Union Plus
Established by the AFL-CIO, this website provides access to discounts and benefits to members and retirees of participating labor unions.

Union Review
Union Review is an online, interactive publication that looks to spread news and opinions for and of the union movement in the United States.

Union Shop
Clothing and accessories made in the U.S., including custom-branded products such as jewelry, watches, carved glass, handmade leather accessories, silkscreened products and custom-embroidery.

Hats, tote bags, golf towels, T-shirts, vests, scrubs, tool belts, handbags, luggage, blankets and more.