Person or firm that buys large quantity of goods from various producers or vendors, warehouses them, and resells to retailers. Wholesalers who carry only non-competing goods or lines are called distributors.

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  • The wholesaler agreed to lower the price per unit as long as we increased our volume of purchases so all parties were happy.

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  • Finding a good wholesaler can really cut down on your overhead costs and allow you to reach much greater profits.

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  • I wondered why my uncle was buying his merchandise from other retailers and he told me it was because he is a wholesaler.

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