Examples of consumer in a Sentence
Many consumers are still not comfortable making purchases on the Internet.
Recent Examples of consumer from the Web
Wu plans different trading boards for digital assets in the financial, manufacturing, consumer and media industries.
Using samples of the cereal collected from stores and from consumer's homes, health officials were able to detect a particular strain of salmonella bacteria in those boxes.
With consumers and businesses spending more, trucking firms have struggled to hire enough workers to keep goods moving.
Cities, businesses and consumers seeking ways to cut down on waste have shunned the plastic straw, which never completely breaks down and can end up in landfills or polluting oceans.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention warned consumers about eating a popular cereal because of salmonella cases in multiple states.
In the real world the intervention is more likely to frustrate investments that would increase competition and benefit consumers.
This would simultaneously help advance the president’s climate and clean energy goals while offering consumers a bit of a break while the cost of battery technology slowly came down.
The deal was finalized a month ago, after a federal judge rejected the government’s argument that the $85.4 billion agreement would harm competition and consumers.
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Definition of consumer for English Language Learners
: a person who buys goods and services
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