sales representative

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n sales representative a person employed to represent a business and to sell its merchandise (as to customers in a store or to customers who are visited)
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Usage

In literature:

He was put forward to negotiate with our representatives with respect to the proposed sale.
"Thomas Jefferson" by Edward S. Ellis et. al.
The statue represents a Greek girl exposed naked for sale in the slave-market.
"Letters of a Traveller" by William Cullen Bryant
In this sale her price was three hundred and fifty dollars and her age was still represented as about twelve.
"Strange True Stories of Louisiana" by George Washington Cable
Images representing her you would find in great numbers for sale, as bread or meat is sold.
"Dr. Scudder's Tales for Little Readers, About the Heathen." by Dr. John Scudder
In the first place, its sale value represents an investment.
"Practical Forestry in the Pacific Northwest" by Edward Tyson Allen
The Co-operative, for which read Steve Ravick, had a sales representative on Terra, Leo Belsher.
"Four-Day Planet" by Henry Beam Piper
In the second act a sale by auction is represented.
"Art in England" by Dutton Cook
This of course did not represent the total day's sales for this territory as many of them were sold at Shawneetown.
"Northern Nut Growers Association Report of the Proceedings at the Twenty-Fifth Annual Meeting" by Northern Nut Growers Association
CHOICE representatives of this large and popular breed of sheep for sale at prices satisfactory to buyers.
"Prairie Farmer, Vol. 56: No. 3, January 19, 1884." by Various
He represented capital, the development of the camp into a mining town, the movement of money, the boom of quick sales.
"Rimrock Trail" by J. Allan Dunn
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In news:

0 Schneider Packaging Equipment Co. Has selected Trillium Machinery Group of Oakville, Ontario as its sales representatives in Canada.
Legislation creating a three-day "sales tax holiday" in Oklahoma easily passed out of the Oklahoma House of Representatives this week.
The distillers will need permits from the State Liquor Authority and must have a representative at each testing or sale.
Lou Ledesma, a sales representative with Art & Frame Direct, has died at age 44.
GREENVILLE, SC (BRAIN)—Hincapie Sportswear has hired Will Mahler as retail sales representatives for the brand in Pennsylvania, Maryland, Virginia and the District of Columbia.
The sale of the 235-acre Malibu, CA estate will have no impact on the businessman's wine label, a representative tells THR.
Mojave Audio has selected MusicPro Marketing to represent the company's sales efforts in four northeast US territories.
Sheryl I Houck, a longtime furniture retail decorator and industry sales representative, died here on Dec 1 after a brief illness.
I represent many, many homeowners in their short sales.
She joined KSOK as a Sales Representative in 1995 and has never looked back.
27% of the online apparel retailer's sales stem from its representative program.
Inside sales representative, Orbit Valve.
PGP representatives will work closely with the Kawneer sales force to enhance customer and architectural coverage for the combined Kawneer/Traco product portfolio of high performing architectural aluminum products and systems.
Ltd, Bangkok, as its sales and service representative for Thailand's printing, converting and flexography industry.
About half of all sales representatives miss their yearly quotas .
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In science:

Butler describes the process used by a tax inspector concerned not just with the integrity of spreadsheet formulas but with the correctness of the data that is represented as a company's return of value-added tax (US: sales tax).
Information and Data Quality in Spreadsheets
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