Definition of marketing
1a : the act or process of selling or purchasing in a market did most of her marketing in local storesb : the process or technique of promoting, selling, and distributing a product or service New automobiles are the subject of intense marketing.
2 : an aggregate (see 3aggregate 1) of functions involved in moving goods from producer to consumer The company will increase its budget for marketing.
Examples of marketing in a Sentence
The company will increase its budget for marketing.
She has a job in marketing.
She runs the company's marketing department.
Recent Examples of marketing from the Web
Hector Trujillo, 63, took hundreds of thousands of dollars in bribes for sports marketing contracts, U.S. prosecutors said.
Illinois Small Business Development Centers give free one-on-one business advice and help small companies with financing, marketing plans and specialized technology services, among other things.
At this point, the Bolt is still an exercise in R&D and marketing.
Bochetto said the city money was specified for structural repairs at the museum gift shop and that funds for marketing and promotion are needed more than repairs to the building.
Her experience has prompted her to drop plans to go back into marketing.
Philip Potempa is a journalist, author and the director of marketing at Theatre at the Center.
Bethune-Cookman will be forming a scholarship program to send its students to the law school, and will also work together on certain marketing and academic support programs.
Indeed, less than a week after the Public Investment Fund’s contribution was revealed, Blackstone’s marketing to other investors has already begun.
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First Known Use of marketing
MARKETING Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of marketing for English Language Learners
: the activities that are involved in making people aware of a company's products, making sure that the products are available to be bought, etc.
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