Examples of vendor in a Sentence
we're thinking of making a deal with that other software vendor
Recent Examples of vendor from the Web
The Pilsen Community Market takes up its weekly location with a focus on Pilsen’s Mexican culture, with food, arts and crafts from a number of neighborhood vendors.
This week, Jefferson County Public Schools had to pull milk from its 150 school cafeterias after discovering a sealing issue on containers delivered by its vendor, Dean's Dairy.
All of the vendors supply toys featured in the retailer’s annual holiday season catalog.
Dozens of vendors were lined up and down Broad Street, offering everything from hair braids and dresses to bean bag games, with much in between.
Many vendors were notified of these problems in late August.
One of the new vendors is a crafter who specializes in spa products, Jaquess said.
And there's collateral revenue for the vendors, booksellers and others, which is another way of empowering women.
Concessions will be expanded to include local vendors Mad Mac, Mai Thai and Soda Stop, along with Kono Pizza and Famous Dave’s BBQ.
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Synonymsbroker, dealer, merchandiser, seller
Related Wordsmerchant, trader, tradesman; auctioneer, concessionaire; black marketer (or black marketeer), bootlegger, fence, fencer, hustler, scalper, smuggler, trafficker; discounter, distributor, e-tailer, exporter, jobber, reseller, retailer, wholesaler; chapman [British], hawker, huckster, peddler (also pedlar); salesclerk, salesman, salesperson, saleswoman, shopgirl; bargainer, haggler, horse trader, palterer
Near Antonymsconsumer, end user, user
Financial Definition of VENDOR
What It Is
A vendor is a company or person that sells goods or services.
How It Works
Vendors sell accounting services, food, electricity, hair styling, maid service, toilet repair, and just about anything else imaginable.
Why It Matters
Vendors don't just sell goods and services, they also buy goods and services from other vendors. For instance, Company XYZ might be an accounting services vendor, but it also purchases office supplies from other vendors.
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