bulk buying


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bulk buying

1. Commerce the purchase at one time, and often at a reduced price, of a large quantity of a particular commodity
2. the purchase of the whole or greater part of the output of a commodity of a country or state by a single buyer, usually another country or state; state trading
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Within only eight months, Swig and Burris increased the annual income of the building by 102 percent, and with bulk buying and reworking the operation, expenses went down by 31 percent.
The 1960s saw a proliferation of self-service supermarkets, which, in turn, led to huge out-of-town superstores, encouraging one-stop bulk buying.
According to Enersave executives, the firm expects to be able to deliver electricity to office buildings at a discount of 10 percent or more (the result of bulk buying for a pool of customers).
will completely avoid the type of waste and inefficiencies inherent in systems constrained by bulk buying and selling via rate cards.
When the first warehouse clubs hit the streets more than 20 years ago, consumers were baffled by the new phenomenon of bulk buying.
Nexxstar resin formulated collation shrink packaging films are particularly suitable for the bottled water, beverage, detergent and personal care sectors where recent trends in retail marketing have led to multi-pack merchandising in supermarkets and bulk buying of packaged products from warehouse and club-store outlets.
Also making its debut is QualKid's e-commerce marketplace, through which individual child care facilities, regardless of size, can benefit from QualKids' bulk buying power.
We have leveraged the bulk buying power of our huge customer base to offer a high-quality, low-rate phone service to the entire gay community online," said Mark Elderkin, president and COO of Gay.
NASDAQ: RSLC) today announced that its subsidiary, RSL COM Scandinavia, has signed an agreement with Foretagens Inkopspool, a Swedish bulk buying consortium for small business, for the provision of telecommunication services.
NGLBA, with its bulk buying power, is an association which offers discounted products and services to business owners and professionals within the Gay and Lesbian community.
HMOs, hospitals and pharmacy management companies are increasingly limiting prescriptions to products on their formularies and using the clout of bulk buying to bargain aggressively with drug companies for better deals.