Kindergard Child Security Brings Manufacturing Again from China to America

Kindergard, An American Firm Since 1974

In 1974, Kindergard® began manufacturing child security youngster proofing merchandise in the US.  A few of the legacy merchandise embody outlet plugs that maintain toddlers from electrocuting themselves, and cupboard latches to maintain curious 3-year-old Houdinis from probably deadly encounters with family chemical compounds.  The Nationwide Security Council and  Shopper Product Security Fee for  years have pleaded with households to make use of merchandise that Kindergard and others present to maintain children secure.  The merchandise are presently on the market on Amazon, Walmart, and at

Now the legacy American model has vowed to return manufacturing to America by 2025. In a letter from Kindergard CEO David Happe dated July 16, 2023 to US Congresswoman Anna Paulina Luna (R-Florida), Happe vowed to “repatriate” manufacturing by 2025 and discontinue merchandise not made in America by that point.

“KinderGard began out manufacturing merchandise in the US, and over the previous 50 years our merchandise have been featured in almost each nationwide retailer in the US from Toys-R-Us to Goal to Ace {Hardware}, House Depot and plenty of extra. Sooner or later alongside the way in which, the willpower was made that manufacturing was not price aggressive in the US and the manufacturing was converted to China. With the CCP subsidizing producers in Asia, and with lax youngster labor legal guidelines, it’s not troublesome to see how producing merchandise beneath these unscrupulous circumstances may entice low price commoditized sourcing and lure firms who put revenue over patriotism. We don’t, and we received’t.” – Happe said within the letter.

He went on to elucidate the fourfold motive for the change :
1. To supply jobs for all the Individuals that may profit via your entire provide chain, from the suppliers of uncooked supplies to the packaging producers, manufacturing employees, transportation employees and retail associates
2. To showcase American manufacturing with high quality that exceeds worldwide competitors, and to reward home producers that use know-how and age acceptable labor
3. To supply American retailers and customers with Made in America merchandise in line with Sam’s Walton of Walmart’s authentic need for Made in America merchandise
4. To complement distribution to help Kindergard’s efforts to boost funds to fight human trafficking with our not too long ago introduced “Empty Swing Venture” to fund youngster intercourse trafficking rescue missions

Happe is in search of congressional help in finding American manufacturing companions and applications which may be useful to bringing Kindergard product manufacturing again to America.

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