Taking a cue from clockmakers in the 1700s, gunsmith HonorAc Blanc realized if he could build a gun with identical dimensions and identically produced components, he could quickly assemble or repair the finished product. ... Electric washing machines, vacuum cleaners, and refrigerators were all late-nineteenth century inventions. Appliance makers Maytag, Hoover, Whirlpool, and General Electric got their start inventing electrical appliances in the late-nineteenth and early twentiethanbsp;...
|Title||:||Fisher Investments on Consumer Discretionary|
|Author||:||Fisher Investments, Erik Renaud|
|Publisher||:||John Wiley & Sons - 2010-08-27|