Volume discount


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Volume discount

A reduction in price based on the purchase of a large quantity.

Volume Discount

A decrease in the price for a product that occurs when the buyer acquires a particularly large quantity. A seller may offer a volume discount to entice buyers to conduct business with the seller. A volume discount reduces the profit that the seller makes on each, individual product, but it allows him/her to make a large sale quickly and receive the proceeds from it in short order.
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Plus, every volume discount pack comes with free travel size bottles of Pain Spray, ideal for a pocket or purse.
The Ninth Circuit concluded that Westpac did not get any richer when it received its volume discount in the form of up-front cash than Harry Homeowner did when he received the $400 from the furniture store.
Another benefit is the ability to leverage large purchases of identical PCs and software licenses to get volume discounts.
In fact, reducing one's net tax by virtue of a volume discount is only possible where the conditions of subsection 232(2) have been met and the rules in subsection 232(3) have been followed.
com delivers deep discounts in San Diego and New York by negotiating volume discounts with business owners.
The autopayment and volume discount pricing options have been popular with prepaid tuition purchasers.
Newborn volume discount prices expire on September 30, 2000 or child's first birthday, whichever date comes first.
In addition to significantly better prices, the new contract with Office Depot offers several other key benefits, including: discounts for online ordering, volume discount bonuses, fixed core-pricing for two years with no minimum floor price established for discounts, and enhanced expenditure tracking report capabilities for purchasers.
Sprint's volume discount plan, Sprint Plus, saves customers in 11 out of 15 call baskets.
And one that threshold is met, Metromedia's cumulative volume discount applies that percentage to all the usage back to the first dollar.
The Platinum Distribution Plan is set up for larger scale companies that desire to be a main distributor/reseller for an entire country or territory in exchange for a large volume discount.