Archive for December, 2014
When you’re shopping for fashionable workout clothes and athleisure wear, it’s important to know where the products you’re shopping for came from. There are plenty of reasons to look for US made activewear and athletic clothing. Here are just a few:
- Foreign Work Conditions
Labor standards in foreign countries are frequently poor and unsafe, child labor is often employed, and the minimum wage is alarmingly low or nonexistent. When you purchase US made activewear, you’re supporting safer working conditions and child labor laws while supporting American manufacturing. You’re also supporting American workers, sin
Whether you’re looking for a wedding band, engagement rings, or diamond earrings, the internet has become a busy shopping ground for jewelry purchases. Statistics tell us that an average of 20% can be saved off of standard retail costs, and it actually makes sense, since you’re not paying the overhead involved in brick-and-mortar jewelry shops. Additionally, online jewelers are often able to offer a larger selection of stock than a physical retail outlet.
According to IBISWorld, an industry research leader, the online jewelry market has grown to about $10 billion, so chances are your next jewelry purchase will at least involve some internet pricing, if not a full-on purchase. Here are a few things to keep in mind so your online jewelry shopping experience is as positive as possible.