bulk discount

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Bulk Discount

A discount on the purchase of a product if one buys more than a certain number or amount. For example, one may receive a $1 per unit discount on TV dinners if one purchases 10 at the same time. However, the term usually applies to large purchases, such as those used in wholesaling and international commerce.

bulk discount

see QUANTITY DISCOUNT, BULK BUYING.
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The set will be available at various bulk discounts during the holiday shopping season.
He added, "Offering bulk discounts to shipping companies, has reduced the final cost of entry of commodities into Iranian port, making it more economical compared to other Persian Gulf ports.
A host of "party drugs" due to be outlawed at the end of the year are being off-loaded with bulk discounts.
Retailers that order items in large volumes are more likely to be able to get significant bulk discounts on their merchandise.
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It is believed RTE have negotiated a number of bulk discounts to allow them to buy cut-price alcohol for guests.
Promotional offers and bulk discounts also encourage shoppers to buy large quantities in excess of their needs.
By buying more units of fewer models, the hospital has been able to demand bulk discounts and to wring out lower prices even when purchasing what might be called "a la carte" knee replacements.
Supermarkets get bulk discounts, but it's a myth that they make big money from fuel.
First, they are available in 1,000 and 2,000 pound (455 and 910 kg) sizes, large enough to receive bulk discounts.
In particular, we need to narrow the price gap between alcohol in bars and restaurants and alcohol in supermarkets and off-licences, to make bulk discounts and pocket money prices a thing of the past.