'Made in America' Resource Guide: Where to Find American Companies

A resource list of websites devoted to American companies.

ByABC News
March 4, 2011, 12:16 PM

March 4, 2011— -- Are you inspired by our "Made in America" series to buy products made in the U.S.A? These websites are devoted to American companies or to sourcing where the everyday products you use are from. Use the links below and our interactive map to find companies near you.

Launched on July 4, 2010, USAonly lists companies that make their products here in the United States. With emphasis on smaller, mom-and-pop companies, the website currently features 320 companies. The website is interactive and keeps track of how many employed Americans are represented by the companies listed.

Etsy.com is a community of artisans and artists that sell their products in an online marketplace. Products in categories like jewelry, furniture, and "geekery" are available for purchase. Each description links to the artisan's profile, where you can learn more about their designs and career.

The MIT Media Lab created Sourcemap as a database and tool for everyone to use to find out where all the products in their everyday life come from. From Mangoes to Levi Jeans the program allows you to trave the orgin of what you buy and also add the source information for other products you have researched.

MadeHereInAmerica.com is an easy-to-use directory of consumer products that are made in the United States. Company descriptions include what percentage of products are made in America.

Petroit sells a variety of made in America products, from clothing to tools, and everything in between.

Headquartered in Bridgeport, Mich., AmericanMadeProducts.com Inc. sells more than 9,000 products made, manufactured or assembled in America.

MadeinAmericaStuff.com sells products made in the U.S.A. The website is based in Houston.

This website is a searchable directory of goods made in the United States, with categories ranging from "Air Cleaners" to "Vitamins."

Nearly 2,300 products made in the United States are available for purchase on MadeInUSAForever.com.

StillMadeInUSA is a directory of American-made products. Click on a category and you'll be directed to links to companies across the country manufacturing in the United States. Each link includes a description of the company and lets you know where it's located.

The website is a product search engine and database for those looking for products made in the United States.

MadeByYankees.net has a database with nearly 3,000 products that are made in the United States, listed by manufacturer. Only the listed products are made in America. The manufacturer also may sell products made outside of the United States.