US Olympic Team Uniforms & Lapel Pins Are Made In China

As more and more American companies are outsourcing theor production to China, it is disheartening to learn that the new olympic uniforms and lapel pins for are made in China. The following article claims that it is not as bad as it sounds. Even though the actual production is in China, the brains and engineering are in the USA. What’s more, the Russian Olympic team will wear Nike Shoes, located in Oregon, US.

 

Clothing issue misses point on US Olympic team

“Among my proudest keepsakes is an official Fort Worth Star-Telegram Olympic pin, commissioned specially for the 2004 Athens Games. Pins are the time-honored currency at an Olympics. A flashy pin — ours had five steers romping across the front in the …”
http://www.star-telegram.com/2012/07/15/4101240/clothing-issue-misses-point-on.html

 

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