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ICYMI: American Business Leaders in Asia-Pacific Call for TPP’s Passage

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The below is a press release from the Asia Pacific Council of American Chambers of Commerce for a survey conducted to measure the support from American businesses in the region for TPP.  Published October 28, 2016.

ICYMI: U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker Highlights TPP Benefits for Small Businesses

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The below is re-published from the U.S. Department of Commerce, published September 26, 2016. https://www.commerce.gov/news/secretary-speeches/2016/09/us-secretary-commerce-penny-pritzker-highlights-tpp-benefits-small U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker Highlights TPP Benefits for Small Businesses at Progressive Policy Institute Event Office of Public Affairs September 26, 2016 Today, U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker delivered keynote remarks at the Progressive Policy Institute’s (PPI)…

IN THE NEWS: Op-Ed: TPP Would Save Families $4 Billion on Back-to-School Shoes

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The below is re-published from VAMP, published August 25, 2016. www.vampfootwear.com/op-ed-tpp-save-families-4-billion-back-school-shoes/ Op-Ed: TPP Would Save Families $4 Billion on Back-to-School Shoes By Matt Priest, president, Footwear Distributors and Retailers of America (FDRA) August 25, 2016 It’s that time of year again as children return to school across the country and that seasonal anxiety runs high, for…

INCYMI: TIME FOR PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATES TO SUPPORT IMPORTS

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The below is re-printed from the National Retail Federation, published September 6, 2016. https://nrf.com/news/time-presidential-candidates-support-imports Time for Presidential Candidates to Support Imports By Matthew Shay, President and CEO of the National Retail Federation September 06, 2016 s an industry that relies on imports to provide American families the products they need at prices they can afford,…

IN THE NEWS: Op-Ed: Looking for a Final Back-to-School Deal? Pass TPP

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The below is re-printed from Sourcing Journal, published September 2, 2016. www.sourcingjournalonline.com/op-ed-looking-final-back-school-deal-pass-tpp/ Op-Ed: Looking for a Final Back-to-School Deal? Pass TPP By Matthew Shay, President and CEO of the National Retail Federation September 2, 2016 As we come to the end of summer, most children have already started their yearly tradition of going back to school.…