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calls

visits by SALES REPRESENTATIVES to customers and potential customers as a means of securing SALES and maintaining customer contact. Calls provide a useful opportunity for sales persons to inform customers about the firm's product offerings and promotions. Additionally, calls may be used to obtain data about customer needs for SALES FORECASTING and NEW PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT purposes. See CALL REPORTS, COLD CALL.
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