Alaska . Alaska Commercial Co. Where: Statewide When: 1868 What is it? Alaska's Walmart The Alaska Commercial Co., now operating a chain of stores called "AC Value Center," was the first business to set up retail shops in remote areas of the Last Frontier.
Still made in the USA . Tucked away, near the base of the Appalachian Mountains in East Tennessee is the sleepy little town of Niota. Pass through the only stop light in town, and you'll find Crescent… home of the oldest operating hosiery mill in the United States.