Need to protect your bike, your dorm valuables, or your kids’ lockers? Master Lock offers a winning combination of security locks made by U.S. workers. At the Master Lock factory in Milwaukee, members of UAW Local 469 help manufacture the company’s padlocks and security products. In addition to helping protect your valuables, the company is also helping protect middle-class jobs. Since mid-2010, Master Lock has brought back approximately 100 union jobs to its Milwaukee factory from China.
Master Lock products can be purchased at a diverse number of retail stores across North America.
Buying a new house? Or getting ready to update your walls or furniture? Valspar paint has the color you need. And that amazing array is brought to you by union members! The pigment for Valspar paints is manufactured by members of USW.
Valspar paint is available at select retailers nationwide. Click here to find out more.
Start your day union-made – with a shower under a Speakman showerhead, made by members of USW. Speakman has been making unique shower fixtures and accessories for homes, hotels, and commercial buildings since 1898.
Got a few loose screws? Consider union-made Channellock tools your new best friend. With two manufacturing facilities in Meadville, Pa., Channellock is best known as the company that manufactures more than 120 types of pliers!
Channellock tools are available here.
Are you the type of person who can’t stand a speck of dust or dirt? Then a union-made Electrolux vacuum is the one for you. Made by workers represented by the IAM , these vacuums will satisfy even the strongest compulsion to clean.
Electrolux vacuums are available at a retailer near you. Click here for more information.
If you are the guy or girl who can fix anything – or you aspire to be – Snap-On has a tool for you! Snap-On hand tools are made by union workers represented by the IAM. These expertly crafted union-made tools are perfect for the “do-it-yourselfer.”
Click here to buy a variety of Snap-On tools online.
Are you afraid of the dark? Then grab some energy efficient Halogen Super Savers. Not only eco-friendly, they are also union made. USW workers in Wellsboro, PA, produce the bulb envelope, and IUE-CWA workers in St. Mary’s, PA, assemble the bulbs.
Sylvania Super Saver Halogen light bulbs are available at grocery and home improvement stores nationwide. More information here.