market testing

market testing

the process of putting a good or service on to the market to gauge its viability. The term has been used in the UK in the context of the privatization and deregulation of public sector products.
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Please note this is only market testing exercise and it is not an invitation to tender or a request for formal expressions of interest.
The opposition has also pledged not to sign any trade deals that waive labour market testing.
The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission has agreed to conduct market testing of US-based storage and information management services company Iron Mountain Inc.
He said that the market testing, seeking private sector cost comparisons, will prove he has a good value service.
The agreed market testing process being undertaken is the means by which we will satisfy this request.
Although track and maintenance will remain in-house (for the moment), it will be subject to market testing every two years.
The union's head of health, Karen Jennings, accused the Government of being "obsessed" with market testing.
to develop continuous off-line treatment and priming of wood-HDPE products for market testing.
The Commission last year gathered comments from interested parties on the commitments and following further scrutiny and market testing will decide at its weekly meeting on February 22 whether it accepts them.
The xOs platform is based on a foundation of Choice Modeling methodology, a far more relevant and effective methodology for market testing than others we commonly see in the multivariate testing market," Mr.
In preparation for this the council is uploading a soft market testing questionnaire to review the current supply market.
He says this move illustrates Dow's confidence in the resin's growth and a willingness to control costs during market testing while manufacturers ramp up in utilization of the material.