retailer - definition in the Business English Dictionary - Cambridge Dictionaries Online

Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “retailer”

See all translations

retailer

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈriːteɪlər/ COMMERCE
a company that sells goods to the public in stores and on the internet, rather than to stores, other businesses, etc.: Manufacturers and retailers are responding to growing consumer demand. a big/large/major retailer discount/local/online retailer You can find the radio tuners at big electronics chains and local retailers. a clothing/electrical/food retailer a high-street/independent retailer
someone who owns or manages a store or website that sells goods to the public: If a retailer wants to sell lots of a product then it is positioned on shelves at average eye level. →  See also general retailer , shopkeeper →  Compare wholesaler
Translations of “retailer”
in Chinese (Traditional) 零售商, 零售店…
in Russian розничный торговец…
in Turkish perakende satıcı…
in Chinese (Simplified) 零售商, 零售店…
in Polish sprzedawca…
(Definition of retailer from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of retailer?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “retailer” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

kick off

the time when a game of football starts, or when it begins again after it has stopped because of a goal, etc.

Word of the Day

She’s got very good posture. (How we stand and sit)

by Liz Walter,
May 27, 2015
Recently on this blog, we looked at the words that we use to describe the way we move. This week we’re looking at words for describing our bodies when they are still, whether we are standing or sitting. Since most of us do far too much of this, let’s start with sitting.

Read More 

ancestral health noun

May 25, 2015
diet based on the presumed diet of our Palaeolithic ancestors ‘Ancestral health,’ to use a term popular among Paleo followers, has gone mass.

Read More