American manufacturing http://www.kplu.org en Made in the USA: Saving the American brand http://www.kplu.org/post/made-usa-saving-american-brand A majestic building still dominates the skyline of Rochester, N.Y., the word "Kodak" shining brightly from the top. It's the legacy of George Eastman — the founder of the Eastman Kodak Co. — a company that helped Rochester thrive and gave it the nickname "Kodak Town."<p>In 1976, Kodak sold 90 percent of the film around the world. The company basically invented digital photography, but it couldn't figure out how to make the transition from film quickly enough to out-compete its Asian rivals. Sun, 29 Jan 2012 02:35:19 +0000 NPR Staff 3958 at http://www.kplu.org Made in the USA: Saving the American brand