New Balance are one of a small group of apparel and footwear companies still manufacturing in the USA. While there’s been some talk of late around footwear manufacturing in Africa, and its positive nature, you still can’t beat a company still manufacturing in its hometown, controlling the quality beyond any other method and generally supporting its own community. This video showcases the philosophy of New Balance Skowhegan, Maine factory off the back of the newly released New Balance 998 and 996 for Spring 2010.