Handling Allowance

Handling Allowance

A discount offered by a manufacturer to a retailer for a product that requires special care or inconvenience. The handling allowance gives an incentive to the retailer to purchase a product in which it may not otherwise be interested.
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A handling allowance will be credited for each coupon redeemed.
said CUs like his that are struggling with write-offs ought to consider altering calculations on handling allowance for loan losses to start using a 12-month rolling average instead of 36 months.
This voucher is worth pounds 1 plus a 2p handling allowance.
Please credit the retailer in the normal way, plus a 5p handling allowance and forward both your claim and actual vouchers to arrive no later than Wednesday August 5, 2002 to: Publisher Services, Dept 1241, NCH, Corby, Northants, NN17 1NN
Our beverage suppliers must have known for years that one day we would demand a handling allowance.
A 2p handling allowance will also be credited for each coupon redeemed.
Coupons received by MKF wholesaler by January 7, 2002, earn a 2p handling allowance.
Coupons received by MKF wholesaler by July 27, 2001, receive a 2p handling allowance.
As a result of these external factors as well as unfavorable overhead and higher than normal shipping and handling allowances, the company reported a net loss for the quarter ended June 30, 1995 of $227,600, or 5 cents per share.
Bonus couponing and retailer handling allowances for coupons remained about the same.