• Peasant Going to Market
    Peasant Going to Market
  • WordNet 3.6
    • n marketer someone who promotes or exchanges goods or services for money
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Additional illustrations & photos:

Timbered House in the Market Place, Godalming Timbered House in the Market Place, Godalming
Old Market Square, Upper Town Old Market Square, Upper Town
To market To market
Market Street, Brownsville Market Street, Brownsville
MALAGA. The Market MALAGA. The Market

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
  • Interesting fact: In 1945, a seven ounce bathroom cup was the first item Tupperware marketed
    • n Marketer One who attends a market to buy or sell; one who carries goods to market.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  • Interesting fact: Canola oil is actually rapeseed oil but the name was changed in Canada for marketing reasons
    • n marketer One who attends a market; one who exposes anything for sale in a market.
    • n marketer One who goes to market; a purchaser of supplies; a purveyor.
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  • Peter F. Drucker
    “The aim of marketing is to know and understand the customer so well the product or service fits him and sells itself.”
  • Source Unknown
    Source Unknown
    “Advice is the only commodity on the market where the supply always exceeds the demand.”
  • Lee Iacocca
    “When the product is right, you don't have to be a great marketer.”
  • Royal Little
    Royal Little
    “Never let an inventor run a company. You can never get him to stop tinkering and bring something to market.”
  • James Russell Lowell
    “The brain can be easy to buy, but the heart never comes to market.”
  • R. Foster Winans
    R. Foster Winans
    “The only reason to invest in the market is because you think you know something others don't.”


Bear market - A bear market is a period when investors are pessimistic and expect financial losses so are more likely to sell than to buy shares.
Bull market - A bull market is a period when investors are optimistic and there are expectations that good financial results will continue.
Corner a market - If a business is dominant in an area and unlikely to be challenged by other companies, it has cornered the market.


In literature:

If you don't do it the people on the west coast are going to plant chestnuts and ship them to the eastern market.
"Northern Nut Growers Report of the Proceedings at the Twenty-First Annual Meeting" by Northern Nut Growers Association
She's always got something to sell and sells it, market or no market.
"David Lannarck, Midget" by George S. Harney
A great deal of the product had been marketed in Germany but this market was lost.
"A Journey Through France in War Time" by Joseph G. Butler, Jr.
These bonds are absolutely safe and are always marketable.
"Up To Date Business" by Various
The great market-place of Samarcand is one of the finest squares I have seen in Asia.
"From Pole to Pole" by Sven Anders Hedin
Much of his success depends on getting his crops on the market ahead of other growers.
"Agriculture for Beginners" by Charles William Burkett
Ordinary market milk contains upwards of 50,000.
"Human Foods and Their Nutritive Value" by Harry Snyder
But these things are preliminary, although not impertinent to the main subject, which is Quincy Market.
"The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 17, No. 101, March, 1866" by Various
Already, oak timber, for ship-building and other purposes, finds a profitable market in New York and Boston.
"Old Mackinaw" by W. P. Strickland
Madame Famette's was the best fruit-stall of the market.
"Lippincott's Magazine, Volume 11, No. 26, May, 1873" by Various

In poetry:

Good health, my friend! and may your lot
Be cheerful o'er the Western rounds.
This butter-woman's market-trot
Of verse is passing market-bounds.
"Lines To A Friend Visiting America" by George Meredith
Perhaps, when round the social hearth,
Or in the tavern, full of mirth,
Or in the market, cheap'ning wares,
The plague will catch thee unawares.
"A Warning To The Welsh, To Repent, Wrote At The Time A Great Plague Rag'd In London" by Rees Prichard
On him untouched of discontent
Care sits as lightly as a feather;
He doesn't growl about the crops,
Or worry when the market drops,
Or fret about the changeful weather.
"In Praise Of Contentment" by Eugene Field
Then o'th' Setterday, after mi markets,
Stitch on buttons, an' th' stockins' to mend,
Then aw've all th' Sundy clooas to luk ovver,
An' that brings a week's wark to its end.
"What It Is To Be A Mother" by John Hartley
When he went to market he walked all the way
Blaspheming at the path he trod.
He cursed at those he bought of, and swore at those he sold to,
By all the names he knew of God.
"A Tale Of Starvation" by Amy Lowell
Sped forward by their hearts' fierce palpitations,
White foam from those resistless bows far-hurled,
They watch upon the highway of the nations,
And the markets of the world.
"Then And Now" by Cicely Fox Smith

In news:

A recent study by market research company the NPD Group on the men's grooming market found that more than 9-in-10 men are using some sort of grooming product today, whether it is a skin care, shave or hair care product.
The magic of market pricing hasn't yet reached Vasileostrovsky Farmers' Market in St Petersburg, where prices for king-size cucumbers and juicy pears aren't set by supply and demand.
A decline in pricing as well as slowing growth in key worldwide markets will serve to keep the global photovoltaic (PV) market for solar modules depressed for the rest of the year, according to IHS.
PARIS – The medical image sensor market is expected to grow at a 9 percent compounded annual growth rate, reaching $112 million in 2017, according to market researcher Yole Développement (Lyon, France).
DALLAS–The recently completed Dallas Total Home & Gift Market, held June 20-26, had a high and positive energy level , the Dallas Market Center said.
The $200 million facility produces enzymes created for existing and advanced biofuel markets The US is becoming the largest market for biofuels—specifically the.
The global LED market has seen rapid growth in recent years and sentiment remains strong in view of the Chinese market's huge potential.
Epsilon , the giant marketing analytics and email marketing technology provider, yesterday introduced the latest addition to its TotalSource Plus consumer database, the Market Trend data dimension.
In light of a highly fragmented consumer market -- and customers whose expectations are increasing by the minute -- marketers are finding that traditional methods aren't enough to make a lasting impression.
The market for extruded products in China is more than 8 million metric tons, nearly three times as large as the European market.
BATAVIA, Ohio – The tightening of the television scatter market is making it difficult for DRTV marketers to get any time slots because traditional advertisers are scooping up what's left, reports
T the Scheele 's Market block party: Janet Lee Ricks of Mt Zion United Methodist Church, Dong Kuk Kim of Scheele 's Market and Mike Peabody of Friends of Scheele 's.
E-mail marketers can leverage advanced targeted segmentation to increase e-mail marketing relevance and results.
Here we go, you've heard it before, it's a buyers' market, no it's a sellers' market.
On Oct 25, 2011, Eli Lilly announced the voluntarily withdrawal from the market of drotrecogin alfa (activated), marketed as Xigris, a drug licensed for the treatment of severe sepsis .

In science:

We hope that the sketchy analysis presented above would allow the reader to taste the exotic flavours of quantum markets. A quantum theory of markets provides new tools that can be used to explain of the very involved phenomena including interference of (quantum) strategies and diffusion of prices .
Quantum Game Theory in Finance
Mixed market means the financial market consisting of at least two different kinds of agents. A.
Global Optimization of Minority Game by Smart Agents
We have also discussed the anomalous non-exponential behaviour of the unconditional waiting-time distribution between tick-by-tick trades both for future markets and for stock markets [28, 29].
Five Years of Continuous-time Random Walks in Econophysics
In fact, the interest rate derivatives market is the largest derivatives market with an average daily turnover of about $ 60 trillion dollars; see .
Parametric and nonparametric models and methods in financial econometrics
The importance of this in financial markets has been stressed by Soros (1987), who calls this ‘market reflexivity’.
The Reality Game