Vendor

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In a supply chain, a vendor, or a seller, is an enterprise that contributes goods or services.wikipedia
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Supply chain

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In a supply chain, a vendor, or a seller, is an enterprise that contributes goods or services.
moving a product or service from supplier to customer.

Customer

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Some vendors manufacture inventoriable items and then sell those items to customers, while other vendors offer services or experiences.
In sales, commerce and economics, a customer (sometimes known as a client, buyer, or purchaser) is the recipient of a good, service, product or an idea - obtained from a seller, vendor, or supplier via a financial transaction or exchange for money or some other valuable consideration.

Purchase order

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Purchase orders are usually used as a contractual agreement with vendors to buy goods or services.
A purchase order (PO) is a commercial document and first official offer issued by a buyer to a seller indicating types, quantities, and agreed prices for products or services.

Peddler

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A peddler, in British English pedlar, also known as a canvasser, chapman, cheapjack, hawker, higler, huckster, monger, colporteur or solicitor, is a traveling vendor of goods.

Supply chain management

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A vendor, or a supplier, is a supply chain management term that means anyone who provides goods or services of experience to another entity.

Business-to-business

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Vendors may sell B2B (business-to-business; i.e., to other companies), B2C (business to consumers), or B2G (business to government).

Inventory

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Some vendors manufacture inventoriable items and then sell those items to customers, while other vendors offer services or experiences.

Accounting software

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Typically vendors are tracked in either a finance system or a warehouse management system.

Warehouse management system

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Typically vendors are tracked in either a finance system or a warehouse management system.

Quality audit

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Vendors are often managed with a vendor compliance checklist or vendor quality audits, and these activities can be effectively managed by software tools

Manufacturing

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Vendors may or may not function as distributors or manufacturers of goods.

Build to stock

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If vendors are also manufacturers, they may either build to stock or build to order.

Build to order

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If vendors are also manufacturers, they may either build to stock or build to order.

Retail

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"Vendor" is often a generic term, used for suppliers of industries from retail sales to manufacturers to city organizations.

Vendor lock-in

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In economics, vendor lock-in, also known as proprietary lock-in or customer lock-in, makes a customer dependent on a vendor for products and services, unable to use another vendor without substantial switching costs.

Unix wars

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The Unix wars were the struggles between vendors of the Unix computer operating system in the late 1980s and early 1990s to set the standard for Unix thenceforth.

Affiliate marketing

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The market has grown in complexity, resulting in the emergence of a secondary tier of players, including affiliate management agencies, super-affiliates, and specialized third party vendors.

Organizational Systems Security Analyst

Organizational Systems Security Analyst (OSSA)
The Organizational Systems Security Analyst (OSSA) is a technical vendor-neutral Information Security certification programme which is being offered in Asia.

Vertical market

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A vertical market is a market in which vendors offer goods and services specific to an industry, trade, profession, or other group of customers with specialized needs.

Hong Kong street food

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Hong Kong street food is characterised as the ready-to-eat snacks and drinks sold by hawkers or vendors at food stalls, including egg tarts, fish balls, egg waffles and stinky tofu, according to the definition provided by the Food and Agriculture Organization.

Warwick Goble

Goble was born in Dalston, north London, the son of a commercial traveller, and educated and trained at the City of London School and the Westminster School of Art.

Impact of farmers' markets on economies within the United States

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While farmers' markets do not have a measurable impact on the United States economy as a whole, many studies have found that farmers' markets impact state and municipal economies as well as vendors, local businesses, and consumers.

Flea market

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A flea market (or swap meet) is a type of street market that provides space for vendors to sell previously-owned (second-hand) merchandise.

Fujitsu Technology Solutions

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Fujitsu Technology Solutions is a European information technology vendor with a presence in markets in Europe, the Middle East, Africa, as well as India.