The manufacturing slowdown, combined with rising costs, has seen profit margins fall.
Staying away from manufacturing and focusing on installation.
He plants a tree in Central America for every bottle of Tru spirits he sells to offset the carbon produced in manufacturing.
So, yes, manufacturing jobs have historically paid higher wages.
As for manufacturing, this is the third straight month that the ISM has reported the sector shrinking.
The square-chined, short-legged Dung-beetle excels in the art of manufacturing gourds.
No manufacturing town in France is better off in this respect.
We should be stopped from manufacturing by the great productivity of labor in placer mining.
At last accounts, she was keeping a boarding-house in a manufacturing town.
The effort of the marquis to improve the mode of manufacturing iron was thus rendered abortive.
1560s, "something made by hand," from Middle French manufacture, from Medieval Latin *manufactura (source of Italian manifattura, Spanish manufactura), from Latin manu, ablative of manus "hand" (see manual (adj.)) + factura "a working," from past participle stem of facere "to perform" (see factitious). Sense of "process of manufacturing" first recorded c.1600. Related: Manufactures.
1680s, from manufacture (n.). Related: Manufactured; manufacturing; manufacturable.