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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In Auburn, town government and school building already have contracts to save money on electricity through bulk buying, and the Wind Turbine and Alternative Energy Committee is looking into aggregation for residents and small businesses.
Furthermore, the large retailers have mechanisms in place to combat the issue of bulk buying, Al Shehi said.
Acton admitted bulk buying the drugs for pounds 1,000 but said they were for his own personal use.
The council gains a five per cent discount on bulk buying although the operators have offered them twice this incentive.
Like the chains that are growing in the secular market, Family Christian has the advantage of bulk buying and often gives discounts on its merchandise.
IntegraMed supports its physician practices with strong consumer-oriented marketing, software systems to enhance effectiveness and efficiency, and bulk buying of drugs and lab supplies to lower costs.
THERE is apparently a trend for bulk buying by shoppers to save money.
Includes extensive training, long term support, advertising, promotional, system support, inventory control & buying support - bulk buying.
Bulk buy: Whether you are buying drinks for the holiday season, sweets for stocking fillers or snacks for Christmas parties, you will be surprised at how much you can save by bulk buying products on offer.
Balance the cost savings you may achieve with bulk buying with the cost of having capital tied up in large volumes of dormant stock and storage space.
That is due to bulk buying of goods driving down prices and fierce competition with rival supermarkets.
NEIGHBOURS in Gibbet Hill, Coventry, have teamed up to beat the burglar - by bulk buying house alarms.