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merchandisingin-store promotional activity by manufacturers or retailers at the point of sale, designed to stimulate SALES. Such merchandising makes considerable use of POINT-OF-SALE DISPLAY materials and special buying incentives such as free trial samples, money-off packs and gifts. See SALES PROMOTION, PROMOTIONAL MIX.
Collins Dictionary of Business, 3rd ed. © 2002, 2005 C Pass, B Lowes, A Pendleton, L Chadwick, D O’Reilly and M Afferson