drop shipment delivery


drop shipment delivery
Shipment of goods directly from manufacturer to dealer or consumer rather than first to wholesaler, though wholesaler still earns profit because he took order for such

Black's law dictionary. . 1990.

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  • drop shipment — / drɒp ˌʃɪpmənt/ noun the delivery of a large order from the manufacturer direct to a customer’s shop or warehouse without going through an agent or wholesaler …   Dictionary of banking and finance

  • delivery — The act by which the res or substance thereof is placed within the actual or constructive possession or control of another. Poor v. American Locomotive Co., C.C.A.I11., 67 F.2d 626, 630. What constitutes delivery depends largely on the intent of… …   Black's law dictionary

  • delivery — The act by which the res or substance thereof is placed within the actual or constructive possession or control of another. Poor v. American Locomotive Co., C.C.A.I11., 67 F.2d 626, 630. What constitutes delivery depends largely on the intent of… …   Black's law dictionary

  • Drop shipping — is a supply chain management technique in which the retailer does not keep goods in stock, but instead transfers customer orders and shipment details to either the manufacturer or a wholesaler, who then ships the goods directly to the customer.… …   Wikipedia

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  • drop-ship — verb (drop ships, drop shipping, drop shipped) provide (goods) by direct delivery from the manufacturer to the retailer or customer. Derivatives drop shipment noun …   English new terms dictionary

  • shipment — ship‧ment [ˈʆɪpmənt] noun TRANSPORT 1. [countable] a load of goods sent by sea, road, train, or air: shipment of • A shipment of 1700 cars left for Italy. • The railroad company s coal shipments rose 15%. 2 …   Financial and business terms

  • delivery — [n1] transfer, transmittal carting, commitment, consignment, conveyance, dispatch, distribution, drop, freighting, giving over, handing over, impartment, intrusting, mailing, parcel post, portage, post, rendition, shipment, surrender,… …   New thesaurus


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