A brief summary:
"Most bicycle accessories are now manufactured in China, but one family-owned American company is determined to stay in the business. Noah Adams talks with Madeleine Brand about his visit to the Wald company in the rural Kentucky town of Maysville, where workers still make and ship bicycle baskets all over the world."
Interesting factoids about Wald:
- Been in the same family for 100 years.
- They still make everything in the U.S.
- They've survived by diversifying and they now make parts for GM trucks, among others.
- They sell 250,000 bike baskets per year.
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