the business of selling goods directly to consumers (distinguished from wholesaling).
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How to use retailing in a sentence
Instead, these books were simply swept up in the retailing equivalent of bottom trawling that drags a net across the ocean floor, catching cod and shrimp along with old barrels of toxic waste.Outcry over book ‘censorship’ reveals how online retailers choose books — or don’t | Ron Charles | April 22, 2021 | Washington Post
We’re excited to see so many companies embrace and elevate this powerful form of retailing.Livestream shopping is the next big thing in retail | jakemeth | January 7, 2021 | Fortune
CEO Michelle Gass was going to lay out her new strategy for the retailing giant to the hundreds of people in the room and many more watching online.‘We were making it up as we went.’ Kohl’s CEO on weathering the COVID storm | Verne Kopytoff | November 17, 2020 | Fortune
Once again, auto retailing looked doomed, but he knew it wasn’t.What businesses slammed by the pandemic can learn from America’s champion car salesman | Geoffrey Colvin | November 17, 2020 | Fortune
The retailing giant has put in some efforts through so-called Project Gigaton to address Scope 3 emissions, which are generated by its suppliers and customers, but the company has yet to set a net-zero target across all scopes.Walmart says it will eliminate emissions from global operations by 2040 | kdunn6 | September 21, 2020 | Fortune
But even with all of its power and features, it is retailing for a surprisingly low $399.PlayStation 4 Review: The PS4 and the Gorgeous Next Generation of Gaming | Alec Kubas-Meyer | November 15, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
The J.Crew collection will include clothing and accessories, retailing for $5 to $78, and will be available starting Wednesday.The Average American Bra Size Is Now 34 DD; Designers Sketch Regal Royal Baby Presents | The Fashion Beast Team | July 23, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
A $3 pouch of Bugler ends up retailing inside for about $600—a 20,000% markup.With Cigarettes Banned In Most Prisons, Gangs Shift From Drugs To Smokes | Seth Ferranti | June 2, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
The two shipments arrived in the States via China, with a total retailing value of $14.1 million.Tina Turner Covers Vogue Germany; Charlize Theron May Launch a Denim Line | The Fashion Beast Team | March 8, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
The just-in-time mentality has spread from manufacturing and retailing into other businesses, and into our personal lives.
Quickly following this the King issued in 1632 another proclamation regulating the retailing of tobacco.Tobacco; Its History, Varieties, Culture, Manufacture and Commerce | E. R. Billings.
Herr Paul began retailing apiece of scandal he had heard that afternoon.Villa Rubein and Other Stories | John Galsworthy
She walked away suppressing a smile, and could be observed obviously retailing the incident to a companion behind the counter.Flaming June | Mrs. George de Horne Vaizey
The rest of the night was spent in retailing for his instruction stories of the ways of Stonewall Jackson.Black Rock | Ralph Connor
For the past 30-odd years I have been engaged in dairy products and food retailing in the city of Dallas and surrounding areas.Warren Commission (7 of 26): Hearings Vol. VII (of 15) | The President's Commission on the Assassination of President Kennedy