commodity product


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commodity product

Equipment that is readily available for purchase. Referring to standard devices that are widely used, the same type of commodity product is often made by more than one company. See COTS and commodity machine.
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Since a commodity product offering can no longer provide itself with protective barriers of uniquely advantageous performance, it must be able to add value to its users in other ways if it is to survive at all.
Does anyone think that it is possible, for example, to compete with a Chinese manufacturer on a commodity product (even one that may not be boring)?
The exchange trades wheat, corn and bulk wine, but offerings could be expanded to include any commodity product.
One approach to innovation is that taken by Milwaukee-based Johnson Controls, which has expanded from assembling automobile seats, a commodity product, to providing complete auto cockpits.
In fact, the value-added sector employs approximately three times as many as commodity product manufacturers.
We continue to be treated as a commodity product," says McGuire, "and the proprietary work we do with the OEM's engineering staff is often scheduled to be sent out for bids from competing steel companies.
Now we can offer customers the best turkey brand and best commodity product from one single source.
offering Deutsche Bank's leadership in global currency and commodity product structuring with the exchange-traded fund (ETF) product marketing expertise of PowerShares.
This effort combines Deutsche Bank's leadership in global currency and commodity product structuring with the exchange-traded fund (ETF) product marketing expertise of PowerShares, who together plan to develop additional ETFs that track currency and commodity indices under a joint or composite brand.
As of May 1, the company is distributing, its line of specialty and commodity products out of Fullerton.
com)-- For the first time, Greenbird Financial has decided to enter the Latin American markets not only because of its potential for commodity futures and brokerage trading but for excessive demands for commodity trading services in these areas, particularly in Brazil and Mexico which are not only known for stable economic conditions but also known for its vast resources of agricultural commodity products.
10 /PRNewswire/ -- In this price conscious age, 94% of online shoppers invest time to find the lowest price for commodity products according to the new e-tailing group/WinBuyer research study "Comparison Shopping is a Way of Life.