Small Artisan Shops

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Manufacturing Plants - History - Industrial Revolution
... factories supplanted the traditional artisan shops as the predominant form of manufacturing institution ... on why and how the non-mechanized factories gradually replaced the small artisan shops is still ambiguous, what is apparent is that the larger-scale factories enjoyed technological gains ... scale forms of factory establishments were more favorable and advantageous over the small artisan shops in terms of competition for survival ...

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