A New York Times article on locally produced San Francisco Bay Area architectural furnishings focuses on Swerve Interiors and Heath Ceramics. "Having Swerve’s pieces made overseas would compromise the company's just-in-time manufacturing model [according to Michael Goldin, CEO]. 'We always make our products to order...' Mr. Goldin said. 'If we went overseas we would have to order huge inventory ahead of time [and] how [then] do you make sure your product comes to you as you specified it?' "