This article orginally appeared on FOX 13 News (July 4, 2013). VENICE (FOX 13) – Molly Kraut’s journey from Venice veterinarian to small-business owner began when she realized how difficult it was to find pet food made in America. Her complaints turned to action when her daughter gave her some advice. “My daughter said one time, ‘Mom, you can keep complaining or you can do something about it,’” Kraut said Thursday. “I think everybody has the idea that they want to shop American but it’s tough to do.” She decided to try to make it easier on customers by opening US Mart, which only sells products made in the USA. “Our slogan is, ‘American Products, American Prices, American Pride.’ We’re trying to be a store that…
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The Coast Guard was established on August 4, 1790. Happy Birthday to the Coast Guard, and Thank You to all the Men and Women who have served over the years!
Clyde Ohio Manufacturing Clyde, Ohio....Manufacturing Juggernaut! Clyde, Ohio....home of the largest home washing machine and dryer factory in the world! That's right, Whirlpool owns this huge factory, employing 3000 people in the little town 80 miles west of Cleveland. The company also markets washers under the Kenmore, Amana and others made in this factory....in America. Revere Plastics, a supplier to MadeInUSAShop and Whirlpool, is also located in Clyde, Ohio. One of the MadeInUSAShopMart families purchased a Whirpool appliance recently, and has only compliments on its operation and energy saving. Great manufacturing success story in the heartland of America....more great stuff that's All Made in America!
US Mart is excited to see the various events and celebrations being held around the country to recognize Marine Week. This year, Marine Week is being recognized June 11-17. Events we have heard and read of include parades, exhibits, speaking by current and former US Marines, and even staged combat exercises. As always, US Mart recognizes the sacrifices made by the men and women of all the branches of our military. US Mart joins in celebrating Marine Week
There is a huge rock near a gravel pit on Hwy.25 in rural Iowa . For generations, kids have painted slogans, names, and obscenities on this rock, changing its character many times. A few months back, the rock received its latest paint job, and since then it has been left completely undisturbed. It's quite an impressive sight. Be sure to scroll down and check out the multiple photos. All angles of the rock.
Welcome to US Mart's new blog! We are excited to be able to share all the fabulous American products we are bringing to the store. We think buying American is important and want to make it as easy as possible for you to purchase locally-made products. On this blog we will be able to: give updates about new products as we find them tell you more about the great companies that make the products give you seasonal ideas to incorporate American products into your life provide more information about the Buy American Movement tell you about activities at our store and online Leave a comment if you support Buy American! Let us know if you are having trouble finding something in particular that is American-made....