Promotional Materials for the Coolest Thing Made in Idaho 2023


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Did you know that Idaho is home to over 2,000 manufacturing companies making countless products that support us every day? In celebration of National Manufacturing Day (#mfgday23) and Idaho Manufacturing Month in October (#idmfg), the Idaho Manufacturing Alliance (IMA) is presenting a virtual campaign to spotlight some of the great manufacturers of our state and identify the “Coolest Thing Made in Idaho”!

Any product manufactured in Idaho is eligible. Nominations will be accepted from the public between October 2nd and October 9th at Voting for the final contenders will occur October 13th-19th, with the 12 finalists announced October 20th. Voting for the winner will be October 20th-25th, with the winner announced on October 27th. 

Join us in celebrating and showcasing Idaho’s most innovative manufactured products! Learn more, nominate or vote at

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#1 — To celebrate the innovation, creativity, and importance of our state’s manufacturers, the Idaho Manufacturing Alliance is hosting a statewide “Coolest Thing Made in Idaho” contest. After a public nomination and voting process, IMA will announce which product is truly the Coolest Thing Made in Idaho. So nominate your favorite products now at!

#2 — The Idaho manufacturing industry packs a punch. #DidYouKnow the state’s manufacturers employ nearly 6% of the state’s total workforce and contribute more than $9.7 billion of Idaho’s GDP? To celebrate Idaho Manufacturing month, we’re looking for the #CoolestThingID! Nominate your favorite Idaho-made product today!

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