Beyond Clothing

Headquarters: Seattle
Clothing made in the U.S.: 100%
Founded: 1996
Employees: 9

Scott Jones, founder of custom outdoor wear maker Beyond Clothing, is adamant about producing his clothing in the U.S. He makes his line in-house and through home sewers and local factories. "People say, 'What about the cost [of hiring U.S. workers]?' " Jones says. "If you have a new business model and utilize new technologies … and sell direct or work with retailers to keep margins in a more equal place, [you can stay competitive]. There's really no excuse not to stay in America just due to labor costs."
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