Few People Know That Kentucky Is The Birthplace Of Post-It Notes
By Andrea Limke|Published April 01, 2020
A Cincinnati native who has lived in Kentucky for over 10 years, Andrea's heart belongs both in the Queen City and the Bluegrass State. After earning an education degree and working in that field for a number of years, Andrea began to pursue her passion for writing over 6 years ago. Since then she has written for a number of print and online publications, as well as published a children's book.
Kentucky is and has been home to many famous products, foods, people, and places over the years. Some of these, Kentucky Fried Chicken for example, are well known and have obvious ties to the Bluegrass State, while others tend to fly under the radar. One product that we all know and love and that is mostly made right here in Kentucky is the Post-It Note. With a plant in Cynthiana, America’s favorite way to write down reminders is made in Kentucky and will forever be “stuck” in our history books.
Chances are you have a post-it note (or several) stuck around your house right now, but did you know it was made in Kentucky? These sticky pieces of paper continue to be a favorite product in America and around the world and much of that success can be given to the hard workers of the Bluegrass State. Did you know this interesting fact about Kentucky? What other products do you know of that are made in Kentucky? Let us know in the comments!