Most gloves are imported, for the reasons we explored last week.
But there is growing interest in buying American made gloves, just as there is more interest in buying everything manufactured domestically. It explains why Wal-Mart had an open call for "Made in USA" products recently, and over 500 new vendors showed up.
Still, the challenges related to domestic manufacturing of technical sports gloves and reshoring in general, are considerable.
What are the options, and the labeling requirements, for imported vs. domestic apparel? What are the options for sourcing American made gloves?
Here's what brands and retailers should know.