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[23 Mar 2011 | 2 Comments | 3,449 views]
The Frank Doolittle Co. — made in America

While there are more than a few American companies willing to wave the flag and proclaim their patriotism, how many times is that banner manufactured in another country?
The Frank Doolittle Co. of Bellevue, Wash., is more than a bit different in that regard. Why? The 12-person company, essentially, buys American-made products and customizes them with logos, emblems and whatever else its clients order. Baseball caps, watches, coffee mugs, shirts and other items are customized to order and, according to vice president Lori Gartner, were primarily manufactured by American, unionized companies.
Gartner …