price point


Definition of price point

: the standard price set by the manufacturer for a product

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There are dozens, maybe even hundreds, at all price points. Cheryl Wischhover, Vox, "The “best” lipstick probably won’t change your life — but the search for it can," 12 Dec. 2018 Fortunately, there are plenty of luxe beauty gifts at various price points that fit every holiday shopping budget. Talia Abbas, SELF, "33 Luxe Products for Beauty Lovers Who Won't Splurge on Themselves," 21 Nov. 2018 With some units starting at $1,600 a month, the price point will sound attractive to tenants who are routinely confronted with monthly rents for smaller apartments that exceed $2,000 at new properties in South Florida downtowns. David Lyons,, "Dania Pointe to offer 600 apartments starting at $1,600 a month, as well as bowling, movies," 13 July 2018 Alongside the existing Elfa closets (both the Classic and Décor lines), The Container Store is launching a new line called Avera, which will fall in the middle-to-higher-end price point. Brittney Morgan, House Beautiful, "The Container Store's Launching A Whole New Way to Snag a Custom Closet," 21 Mar. 2019 Luckily, there are a number of new online mattress brands on the market, all creating innovative models without nightmare-inducing price points. Christian Allaire, Vogue, "7 New Online Mattress Companies That Want To Sweeten Your Dreams," 15 Feb. 2019 In recent years the Scandinavian label has reached international ubiquity, all while maintaining a relatively accessible price point. Alexandra Ilyashov, Glamour, "How Ganni Came to Dictate Everything You Want to Wear Right Now," 10 Oct. 2018 Also unclear is whether Grace’s stunning interior will remain the same, what price points the menu will hit and how well Katsumura, donning an executive-chef toque for the first time, will perform under what’s sure to be a great deal of scrutiny. Phil Vettel,, "New restaurant headed to the Grace space, with Mari Katsumura as chef," 2 July 2018 In August, the FDA took samples from several talc suppliers and cosmetics brands at all price points, including products from Maybelline, Nars, and Revlon. Cheryl Wischhover, Vox, "Johnson & Johnson accused of hiding the asbestos in its baby powder for decades," 14 Dec. 2018

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First Known Use of price point

1894, in the meaning defined above

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English Language Learners Definition of price point

business : a product's regular price as set by the manufacturer

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