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  • After-Party Relief

    If you wake up on New Year’s Day having had one too many, we can help. There’s plenty of union-made relief out there. Stock up for the start of 2017 and beyond, and know that by buying a union-made product, you will be supporting good middle class jobs and recharging your way to a stronger America.

  • American-Made Holidays: How Many Gifts on Your List are Made in the USA?

    By Michael Messina

    Finding American-made gifts is a challenge year round, but when the holidays roll around, it tends to irk us more than usual when we pick up a toy for little Johnny and we know (we know) it’s going to have a “Made in China” stamp on the bottom. We buy a lot of gifts this time of year, and it’s our hope here at Labor 411 that shoppers will make an effort (maybe spend a little more?) to boost the American economy and purchase a gift or two that is Made in the USA.

  • World Series Uniforms Have a Union Label

     

    By Evan Henerson

    When the Chicago Cubs take on the Cleveland Indians tonight for the start of the World Series, those two teams vying for the World Series crown will be proudly wearing union-made uniforms manufactured in Easton, Pennsylvania.

  • The Word on “TheStreet”: Buy Blue

    By Evan Henerson

    While unions got plenty of love at the Democratic National Convention’s first ever Labor Caucus, reporter Emily Stewart of TheStreet visited with a couple of organizations that are encouraging people to buy union as well.

  • National Tequila Day

    By Kelly Ross

    National Tequila Day is this weekend, July 24, and it wouldn’t be proper to celebrate the holiday without a nice cold drink. With the temperatures rising, this is the perfect time to pour yourself a Margarita, that classic beverage made with tequila.  This refreshing cocktail is a long-time favorite and is sure to please.

  • Support Good Jobs: Buy Union, Buy American for the Fourth

    Summer is here, the sun is out and the celebration of our country’s independence is almost here! The Fourth of July is an explosion of festivities and gatherings, and we at Labor 411 want you to be well stocked. From flags to ice cream to beer, we’ve got the goods to make your party the best, all while supporting good jobs!

  • Union-Made Spirits and Mixers

    With the warmer months approaching it’s time to start the party planning, which also means it’s time to stock the liquor cabinet. Labor 411 has a plenty of union-made choices for all kinds of tastes. Need a few mixers to complete the cocktail? We’ve got you covered there, too.

  • Union Bartender: A Cool, Crisp Margarita

    By Michael Messina

    Cinco de Mayo is this Thursday, so there’s no better time to whip up a few of those cool tequila classics, margaritas! This is one of those recipes you’ll want to memorize because it will keep you going through summer and beyond.

  • Spring Cleaning 2016

    The sun’s coming out and the temperature is inching up, that means it’s time for some spring cleaning. Might as well clean up union style, and Labor 411 has a long list of products that will get your place back in ship shape.

  • Cheers to National Beer Day

    By Michael Messina

    “I think this would be a good time for a beer.” The words of President Franklin D. Roosevelt are as appropriate today as they were in 1933. April 7 marks National Beer Day as celebration of the signing of the Cullen–Harrison Act, the law that allowed the sale of beer after a 13-year hiatus due to Prohibition.