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wholesale

1. the business of selling goods to retailers in larger quantities than they are sold to final consumers but in smaller quantities than they are purchased from manufacturers
2. at wholesale
a. in large quantities
b. at wholesale prices
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Otherwise a wholesaler could find itself potentially out of business through no fault of its own.
And discord among the state's 30 or so craft brewers and wholesalers is fermenting over a bill that would amend state regulations - a provision that craft brewers say would further weaken their ability to get fair distribution.
Independent retailers served by Sugro UK wholesalers were "fantastic" at supporting new product development, but other retailers were being offered stock a week earlier in some cases, he said.
If you are buying from a wholesaler for the first time some wholesalers may ask for some form of proof of your trading credentials.
Despite the high rents that some landlords can reap from transactions with wholesalers, some in the wholesale district are nonetheless trying to divest themselves of such tenants to avoid the type of situation Kew went through.
Beer brewers used to ship beer after providing the suggested retail prices to wholesalers and paid them a rebate according to the volume of sales.
What sort of relationships does the wholesaler have with GPOs?
This information could be sent directly to the wholesaler via the Internet and an immediate response provided on screen that can also be printed.
Even a 10-year-old proprietary POS scan system can communicate to a wholesaler host support system.
Over $4 Million in Contributions Followed by Laws Favorable to Alcohol Wholesalers
Actually, the current Modern Brewery Age was the result of a merger of a magazine called Beer Wholesaler and a magazine called Brewery Age, back in the 1950s.
It should be noted that small brewers never move their brands arbitrarily from wholesaler to wholesaler.