Apparel and Clothing producers have with two distinct manufacturing processes: Cut and sew, purchasing fabric and cutting and sewing to make a garment, and the manufacture of garments that first knit fabric and then cut and sew the fabric into a garment. Apparel and clothing producers represent a diverse range of establishments. manufacturing full lines of ready-to-wear apparel and custom apparel: apparel contractors, performing cutting or sewing operations on materials owned by others. Jobbers performing entrepreneurial functions involved in apparel manufacture, and tailors, manufacturing custom garments for individual clients are all included. Knitting combined with the production of complete garments.