Definition of open-to-buy

: the portion of a budget allotment remaining available for additional purchases at any given moment of a budgetary period an open-to-buy is an amount which is budgeted for the placement of purchase orders— H. D. Broehm

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“Open-to-buy.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 5 Jul. 2020.

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