\ ˈmərch How to pronounce merch (audio) \

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Recent Examples on the Web In recent years, Mercado inspired merch, cocktails, bathroom decor, and an exhibit at the HistoryMiami Museum in honor of the 50th anniversary of The Walter Mercado Show. Shannon Carlin,, "If Netflix’s Mucho, Mucho Amor Is The First You’ve Heard Of Walter Mercado, Let Us Catch You Up," 9 July 2020 Even Western artists with no plans to visit China still produce merch in its manufacturing hubs, which are some of the largest and most efficient in the world. Noelle Mateer, Wired, "Linkin Park T-Shirts Are All the Rage in China," 9 July 2020 Disney took great lengths to keep the character under wraps until The Mandalorian premiered, including not producing any merch ahead of time. Tyler Aquilina,, "Bryce Dallas Howard was afraid her kids would spill the beans about The Mandalorian's Baby Yoda," 4 July 2020 When Ken Newman plays a concert, his merch table looks quite different from that of other musicians. Stephen Humphries, The Christian Science Monitor, "A different kind of care package: Concertgoers ‘Blanket the Homeless’," 23 June 2020 Tours and merch became a much larger factor the last five years, Hall says. Matt Wake |, al, "How Muscle Shoals music Meccas are surviving and reopening," 23 June 2020 There will also be merch, VIP meet-and-greets with the band (over Zoom of course), and even a community talent show. Brian Ries, CNN, "Bands try 'virtual tours' as the reality of a summer with no concerts settles in," 20 June 2020 By the time the anti-quarantine protests hit during the Covid-19 lockdowns, people were making Boogaloo merch. Emma Grey Ellis, Wired, "The Meme-Fueled Rise of a Dangerous, Far-Right Militia," 18 June 2020 The merch table had a copy of the original Babyface EP on vinyl, which came out before the band was forced to change its name, because of a cease-and-desist order from Arista Records. Andrew Martin, The Atlantic, "Deep Cut," 12 June 2020

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First Known Use of merch

1982, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of merch was in 1982

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20 Jul 2020

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“Merch.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 11 Aug. 2020.

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