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Sales

The revenue that a company derives from the sale of its products. This is distinguished from sources of revenue like interest income, investments, and others. A company records its sales on a balance sheet. Obviously, high sales are usually thought desirable, particularly when expenses are high.

sales

The revenue from the sale of goods and services. Sales exclude other types of revenue such as dividends, interest, and rent.
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"Come, Trumbull, this is too bad--you've been putting some old maid's rubbish into the sale," murmured Mr.
"Stop that, you minx!" said the salesman; "no whimpering here,--the sale is going to begin." And accordingly the sale begun.
In Canada in 2000 there were 16 ReStores with gross sales of $3.1 million.
2005-74 provided guidance on whether to treat such transactions as (1) a single sale of the residence from the employee to a third-party buyer or (2) two separate sales transactions--a sale of the residence to an RSC (acting as the employer's agent) and a sale by the RSC to a third party.
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Median sales prices for Manhattan cooperatives and condominiums continued to climb in 2005, according to reports just releasedby the Real Estate Board of New York (REBNY).
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Many businesses that are sold are owned by C corporations, which produces two levels of taxation in an asset sale: first at the corporate level on the assets' sale and second at the shareholder level when the net sales proceeds are distributed to the shareholders in a corporate liquidation.
As enterprise risk management and planning take a greater hold in the insurance industry, the dilemma of coordinating sales and investment strategies becomes more significant.
A reorganization of Proctor & Gamble's (10) business segments made it even harder to calculate a figure that sensibly reflects true pulp, paper and converting sales, since several major brands moved to different divisions.
Initially, the CI unit had been providing CI to the sales and marketing functions and assignments and CI targets came to the unit through existing market research channels.
In an age when Internet sales are reportedly growing by 20 percent annually, and an IHE's Web presence is a strategic differentiator, schools must offer comprehensive and user-friendly e-bookstore access if they wish to remain competitive.