SUGAR LAND, TX -- (Marketwire) -- 08/20/12 -- Written by John Egan for Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- An increasing number of manufacturers are moving some of their operations back to the U.S., a trend called "re-shoring" that could significantly boost employment in domestic factories, according to a supply-chain management study from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) (Cambridge, Massachusetts).
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