manufacturer manufacturer  /ˌmæn jə ˈfæktʃərER0/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a business engaged in manufacturing some product
  2. (n) someone who manufactures something

Usage(s):

  • He exaggerated the manufacturer's prospects, knowing his claims were untrue, which led people to buy company securities that quickly became worthless.

News

  1. Local Manufacturer Expanding, Adding New Jobs

    A manufacturer of custom granite and marble tops is expanding in Martinsville, adding 44 new jobs.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: WFMY News 2 Greensboro

  2. Aircraft Manufacturer Selects Revitas Contract Manager Solution to Automate and Manage Global Supply Chain Contracts

    Revitas announced today that a leading aircraft manufacturer has selected the Revitas® Contract Manager solution, part of Revitas’s suite of Enterprise Revenue Dynamics solutions, to accelerate contract execution, gain increased visibility into its contracts, and support multiple lines of business across its global operations.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

  3. Firearms Manufacturer Considering Expansion To Mayodan

    A major firearms manufacturer is considering Rockingham County for a new manufacturing location.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: WFMY News 2 Greensboro

Quotes

  1. "When people think about their PC, they think about Windows even more than who the manufacturer is. That determines how it looks, how you navigate, what the applications are that are available," Gates said.
    on Jan 29, 2007 By: Bill Gates Source: Washington Post

  2. "It is well known that Manchester has a gun crime problem," said the Right Reverend Nigel McCulloch, the Bishop of Manchester, Britain's third city. "For a global manufacturer to re-create one of our great cathedrals with photo-realistic...
    on Jun 9, 2007 By: Nigel Simeon McCulloch Source: Peninsula On-line

  3. "This is not the action of an organization, a manufacturer or a sponsor," Waltrip said in a statement. "This was an independent act done without consent or authorization from me or any of my executive management team."
    on Feb 14, 2007 By: Michael Waltrip Source: Forbes

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