Definition of 'manufacturer'
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The components distributor sends more than half a million electronics products to manufacturers around the world. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Most big manufacturers install screens the size of tablet computers in new models. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Both would build their respective vehicles in partnership with British manufacturers. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It's a big trend with manufacturers. The Sun (2017)Where is the world's largest sunglasses manufacturer based? Times, Sunday Times (2016)More than 30 of the world's leading motorcycle manufacturers will be showcasing their existing models. The Sun (2016)It comes after another PMI survey on Thursday showed that manufacturers recorded their biggest rebound in a quarter of a century last month. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Manufacturers buy and sell process or product technologies from foreign counterparts. Competing in a Global Economy (1990)Many of the leading car manufacturers are guilty of not supporting the show in recent years. The Sun (2010)What is significant is that the biggest manufacturers have announced a united approach. The Sun (2014) British manufacturers studied its chemical and engineering companies. Times, Sunday Times (2014)But there are some notorious cases that turned into crises for the manufacturers concerned. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Instead they ought to target junk food and fizzy drink manufacturers who sell products laced with sugar. The Sun (2008)The bank does so and then charges the manufacturer the cost of the goods plus a service charge. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Reports of attacks have increased around the world and the manufacturers warn that the suits cannot guarantee safety. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Britain remains the world's sixth largest manufacturer. Times, Sunday Times (2010)There is little evidence that major British manufacturers are doing what the retailers are doing. After Thatcher (1989)The company is the third-largest smartphone manufacturer in the world. Times, Sunday Times (2015)When manufacturers refused to sell to him, he simply bought their products under an alternative name. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Similarly, the big car manufacturers ensure that they protect their dealers during harder times. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The pressure on the British manufacturers was to satisfy the deep discounts that the companies demanded. Times, Sunday Times (2006)TV companies are to be allowed to charge manufacturers for product placement. Times, Sunday Times (2010)In 2007 her business secured investment from a leading underwear manufacturer but that year she found herself becoming increasingly clumsy and forgetful. Times, Sunday Times (2015)About 7,000 cars, according to one large manufacturer. Times, Sunday Times (2013)In Britain, the leading manufacturers said that they were not intending to follow suit. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The door design is no longer made by the manufacturer concerned and I was offered recompense for one garage door only. Times, Sunday Times (2008)
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Translations for 'manufacturer'
British English: manufacturer /ˌmænjʊˈfæktʃərə/ NOUN
A manufacturer is a business that makes goods in large quantities.
...the world's largest doll manufacturer.
- American English: manufacturer
- Arabic: صَانِعٌ
- Brazilian Portuguese: fabricante
- Chinese: 生产商
- Croatian: proizvođač
- Czech: výrobce
- Danish: producent
- Dutch: fabrikant
- European Spanish: fabricante
- Finnish: valmistaja
- French: fabricant
- German: Hersteller
- Greek: κατασκευαστής
- Italian: fabbricante
- Japanese: 製造業者
- Korean: 제조자
- Norwegian: produsent
- Polish: producent
- European Portuguese: fabricante
- Romanian: producător
- Russian: производитель
- Spanish: fabricante
- Swedish: tillverkare
- Thai: ผู้ผลิต
- Turkish: üretici
- Ukrainian: виробник
- Vietnamese: nhà chế tạo
Definition of manufacturer from the Collins English Dictionary
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