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mark-up

1. a percentage or amount added to the cost of a commodity to provide the seller with a profit and to cover overheads, costs, etc.
2. 
a. an increase in the price of a commodity
b. the amount of this increase
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Gemma Godfrey, of money website moo.la, said: "This degree of mark-up is outrageous, especially when we are now forced to exit through gift shops." Families spend an average of PS145 a year on gifts from tourist attractions, with more than a quarter saying that day trips end in tears if they can't afford an item for the kids.
When the Apple Watch became available on JadoPado in April this year, through third parties selling on the e-retail platform, mark-ups on the wrist-wear hit mark-ups of up to 258%, although prices subsequently normalised.
A bottle of water has a mark-up of 718% with Jet2 and a can of Pepsi has a 848% mark-up with Ryanair.
The Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) has fined Citi International, a unit of Citigroup Inc (NYSE: C), for excessive mark-ups and markdowns on corporate and agency bond transactions.
By contrast, the impact of fuel price rises was less material in Germany and Spain, ie countries characterised by higher mark-ups.
Such foreign assistance charges must be tracked separately because, depending on the results of the taxpayer's comparability studies, the taxpayer may be required to mark-up the costs when they are charged out of the United States.
Documents show the package costs the company pounds 1,185 - or a mark-up of 203%.
High street banks often place a high premium on international money transfers, adding mark-ups instead of using mid or live-market exchange rates.
Secondary selling sites have been slammed as critics say sellers are often people who buy as many tickets as they can to resell at huge mark-ups rather than fans who cannot attend events due to a clash of dates.
Today, we expose wrestling fan Andrew Newman as one chancer who has made a fortune from hefty mark-ups on tickets for popular music, sporting and other events.
LTO Chief Roberto Cabrera III said that while they will abide by the recent order of Makati RTC Branch 65 Judge Edgardo Caldona, they would insist that it should be reversed because it is a big blow to all motor vehicle owners nationwide as overpricing and unnecessary mark-ups on CTPL Certificate of Cover (COC's) will remain un-abated.
The pooled procurement system will increase purchasing power of public hospitals, decrease cost of medicines by increasing number of competitive suppliers and reducing manufacturer~s selling price as well as drug wholesale mark-ups. The system will also improve the quality of medicines.