stockist

noun
stock·​ist | \ ˈstä-kist How to pronounce stockist (audio) \

Definition of stockist

British
: one (such as a retailer) that stocks goods

Examples of stockist in a Sentence

a stockist of medical supplies

Recent Examples on the Web

Around that same time, the backlash began to strike Ivanka Trump's stockists. Leah Bourne, Glamour, "The Story of Ivanka Trump's Fashion Brand Illustrates the Power of a Shopping Boycott," 25 July 2018 Over his first two seasons with Fashion East, Cooke has refined his innovative pattern-cutting and subversive aesthetic and picked up stockists like Dover Street Market and MatchesFashion.com. Steff Yotka, Vogue, "Menswear’s New Guard Won’t Conform: Meet the Designers Shaking Up Fashion East This January," 13 Nov. 2018 There’s an approachability to Ganni that Saks Fifth Avenue, another one of its major stockists, credits for its success. Alexandra Ilyashov, Glamour, "How Ganni Came to Dictate Everything You Want to Wear Right Now," 10 Oct. 2018 Her three-year-old line, which counts Net-a-Porter and Forty Five Ten as stockists, now includes billowy dresses, bloomer shorts, voluminous tops, and kids’ styles. Emily Farra, Vogue, "Not Ready for Sweater Weather? These Dreamy Handmade Smocks Will Brighten the Last Days of Summer," 22 Aug. 2018 Up next: a slew of collaborations, new stockists, editorial placements, and her Fall 2018 collection, which sees Tung rework her designs slightly for a more autumnal mood. Monica Kim, Vogue, "SVNR’s Colorful Keepsake Earrings Turn Forgotten Objects Into Chic Mementos," 13 July 2018 Check out the full list of stockists on the Converse website here. Tyler Watamanuk, GQ, "The Off-White x Converse Chuck Taylor Drops This Weekend," 10 May 2018 With only three collections behind it (and with no fashion week presentations or shows to date), Kwaidan Editions has garnered the support of stockists like Dover Street Market and Matchesfashion.com. Kin Woo, New York Times, "The Husband-Wife Team Designing Clothes Inspired by David Lynch," 4 Apr. 2018 Against that backdrop, one tightly curated shop stands above the rest: Laila, which is widely regarded as the city’s finest stockist by those in the know. Monica Kim, Vogue, "Why Tokyo’s Top Vintage Shop Is Now Printing Archival Fashion Books, Starting With Raf," 12 Dec. 2017

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1910, in the meaning defined above

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stockist

noun

English Language Learners Definition of stockist

British : a person or store that sells a particular kind of product

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