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Economy mixed in the Southeast

ATLANTA -- Economic activity remains strong despite weakness in farming and some manufacturing industries, according to an assessment prepared for the Federal Reserve Bank's committee that sets interest rates. Retail sales were flat...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/03/18/bus_256480.shtml
Business
Alltel customers becoming AT&T subscribers

...July. Company officials says they've already gotten 15 clients placed in jobs, focusing on construction and manufacturing industries. Over the last six years, the company has been expanding, setting up in Columbia and Charleston. Kudzu has...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/tim-rausch/2013-09-26/alltel-cust
Georgia labor commissioner touts local tech and healthcare fields

...cities would like to be doing."In his speech, Butler told audience members that both the construction and manufacturing industries have rebounded and are seeing some of the highest growth figures in years. Suppliers also are beginning to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2013-08-15/georgia-lab
Bridgestone impact a big splash

A mentality of not abandoning manufacturing industries despite the demise of textile-making could have played a role in the attraction of another Bridgestone tire making facility in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/aiken/2011-09-22/bridgestone-impact-big-splash
Businesses must pass on high prices

...problem, right? Not exactly. Record prices for the fuel that drives the transportation, construction and manufacturing industries are contributing to the higher costs you see at department stores, hardware stores and even at Cee-Gee's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/04/24/met_196152.shtml
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Know the real cause of the Civil War

...the world.The government took the tariffs paid by the South to support Northern navigating, commercial and manufacturing industries. Even the owners of fishing smacks sought and obtained bounties for pursuing their own business. Northern...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2010-04-27/know-real-cause-civil-wa
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Personal incomes surges in October

...factors, including a big jump in federal subsidy payments to farmers and union contract signing bonuses for some manufacturing industries, the government said. However, excluding these factors, personal income would have gone up by 0.5 percent...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/11/27/bus_276097.shtml
Business
Pocket change

...has since built 84 power plants. In subsequent years it entered the chemical, petrochemical, refining and manufacturing industries. The company developed an industrial maintenance business in 1977 and opened its Augusta office, which contracts...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/05/11/bus_372274.shtml
Business
Factory turnout tumbles

...that might be emerging from a recession that officially began last March but had been battering the nation's manufacturing industries for nearly a year before that. The Federal Reserve reported that output at the country's factories, mines...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/12/15/bus_326381.shtml
Business
Wholesalers, manufacturers compete for customers on the Web

...Internet is complicating long-standing business relationships. It is sending tremors through the retailing and manufacturing industries, which have historically been close allies as well as competitors. Clinique's World Wide Web site now is...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/02/09/tec_252849.shtml
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