When you’re making your holiday purchases, remember to prioritize buying union-made, American-made and Wisconsin-made products. Wisconsin workers make a wide-variety of goods and food stuff for your holiday shopping wish list.
Every time you buy Wisconsin-made, American-made or union-made goods you are supporting good jobs in this country and in your neighborhood. Support local workers and local jobs, Buy Wisconsin! Wisconsin-made gift ideas and union-made gift ideas are below.
Find great Wisconsin-made products at: buywi.org
Make your own Wisconsin AFL-CIO Blue Fist holiday ornament. Follow the directions here: http://buywi.org/ornament.pdf
• Regal Ware Pots and Pans, made in West Bend.
• Wigwam Socks, made in Sheboygan.
• Rowe Pottery, made in Cambridge.
• Miller Beer, made in Milwaukee.
• Usinger’s Sausage and Smoked Meats, made in Milwaukee.
• Klement’s Sausages.
• Carmex Lip Balm, made in Franklin, makes a great stocking stuffer.
• Cold Weather Gear at Wolf Song Wear, made in Bayfield, or Technical Advantage Gear.
• John Deere lawn mowers made in Horicon.
• Master Lock locks made in Milwaukee (check the label).
• Speed Queen washing machines from Alliance Laundy, made in Ripon.
Union-Made Gift Ideas
Apparel and Accessories
Joseph Abboud (UNITE HERE)
Majestic Athletic (UNITE HERE)
Timex watches (IAM)
Naturalizer shoes (UFCW)
Nunn Bush shoes (UFCW)
Red Wing Shoes (UFCW)
Caress skin care (UFCW)
Dove beauty products (UFCW)
Old Spice (UFCW)
(All made by RWDSU/UFCW)
Barrel of Monkeys
Chutes and Ladders
Game of Life
Hi Ho Cherry-O
American Athletic (Russell Brands) (UAW)
Louisville Slugger (UAW and IBT)
MacGregor Golf clubs (IBB)
Standard Golf (IAM)
Top-Flite golf balls (IBB)
Rayovac batteries (IBT and UAW)
Bic Lighters (USW)
Ghirardelli chocolates (BCTGM)
Jelly Belly (BCTGM)
Laffy Taffy (BCTGM)
Tootsie Roll Pops (BCTGM)
Wine and Beer
(Wines brought to you by UFW.)
Chateau Ste. Michelle (IBT)
Gallo of Sonoma
Miller Beer (UAW and IBT)
Miller High Life
Miller Genuine Draft
Anheuser-Busch (IBT and IAM)
Budweiser American Ale