Made in North America

How important is it that the products we purchase are made in America? In general, I purchase products produced by American Manufacturers, recognizing that if we don’t support our manufacturers we all suffer. I am also proud to work for an American manufacturing company.

An ABC news article on Made in America Christmas, as well as an email forwarded to me, prompted me to investigate the origins of Creative Memories products further. As a result of my investigation, I am happy to report that our Calendars and custom cover photo books are entirely manufactured in the United States. Even the spiral binding to the calendar is manufactured in the U.S.

Currently, ABC does not include Creative Memories in its list of Minnesota manufacturers. Feel free to use this link to submit them. I did.

About Mark Mizen

I have over twenty years professional experience in all aspects of photography and digital imaging. I am Chair of the ISO WG5 TG2 committee responsible for physical properties and durability of imaging material and am currently with HID Global working on systems for security printing for IDs, licenses, and credit cards. Previously, I was Director of Digital Development at Creative Memories from 2009 to 2012 and was responsible for the Creative Memories digital products and services. I also established and directed the Creative Memories Technology Center, which evaluated new products prior to product introduction, assisted with production difficulties, and provided technical information to support product sales.
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