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English definition of “fulfilment house”

fulfilment house

noun [C] ( US fulfillment house)
 
 
( also US usually fulfillment center, UK also fulfilment centre)
COMMERCE, MARKETING a business that sends out advertising, takes orders, accepts payment, sends out goods, etc. for other companies: The mailing campaign was outsourced to a third-party fulfilment house. Using a fulfilment house limits a company's ability to oversee delivery and make sure that it meets the necessary standards.
(Definition of fulfilment house from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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