If the loophole for the Berry Amendment is passed, the 590 shoe, pictured above, will be the shoe New Balance, along with supplier Green Textile will produce for the military.

Senate to vote on loophole in Berry Amendment

Amanda Irwin's picture

New Balance and Green Textile, based out of Spartanburg, are part of a driving force behind an amendment requiring the U.S. government to provide American-made athletic shoes for the military as part of the Berry Amendment. The Senate is expected to vote on the matter possibly as early as next week.

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