Central States Manufacturing Enjoys Good Year Among State's Top Private Companies by George Waldon Posted 5/21/2012 12:00 am Updated 6 years ago Central States Manufacturing Inc. of Lowell records a 25 percent increase in sales during 2011. Want the Full Article? Get Unlimited Archive Access for $19.95 per Year Readers must pay to access articles older than 15 days. Articles newer than 15 days are not included in this offer. Purchase Now Already have archive access? Login to view this article.