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Our Mission Statement and Beliefs


American Made

We believe…

…that American Made is a vital part of the new economy.
…that knowing where and how a product was made is essential in today’s marketplace.
…that art, cultural and tribal communities are our national treasure.

Design Integrity

We believe…

…that good design and sound business practices must be protected.
…cultural products reflect American values and must be protected.
…in honesty and authenticity throughout the design and production process.

Main Street

We believe…

…that Main Street is where new jobs are created.
…in community values that support local small businesses.
…in a marketplace where consumers vote with their wallets.

People, Planet, Prosperity

We believe…

…in the responsible management of our natural resources.
…in preserving honesty in the domestic and global marketplace.
…that free trade, is not always fair trade.
…in the power of the individual to contribute to rebuilding our economy.

Our mission is simple.

  • To grow and nurture small businesses;
  • to provide a one-of-a-kind marketplace for retailers to shop for the best in American and Canadian design;
  • to answer the call of conscious consumers who vote with their wallets;
  • to strengthen the role of American design in today’s marketplace.