merchandise merchandise  /ˈmɜr tʃən ˌdaɪz/


  1. (n) commodities offered for sale
  2. (v) engage in the trade of


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  1. Or take Cameron Cosgrove, an 18-year-old Connecticut native who posted a seven-minute, profanity-laden rant on YouTube about the cuddly merchandise.
  2. In many deals, they pay the bankrupt company for access to the merchandise, and only profit if they sell enough stuff.
  3. Sure, Hello Kitty was meant to be a cute mass-merchandise image, and Tamagotchis were meant to be addictive toys.


  1. Burglars steal $40K worth of fishing merchandise

    Authorities say two men broke into Fishin' Frank's and stole $40,000 worth of merchandise. The store owner says the community support has been overwhelming.
    on June 22, 2013     Source: NBC 2 Fort Myers

  2. Stolen merchandise recovered at Trotwood house

    Trotwood police executed a search warrant this morning where over $50,000 in stolen merchandise was recovered. The warrant was executed at a house at the intersection of Gettysburg and Freudenberger avenues, police said. The merchandise, stolen from local retailers, are usually traded for drugs or sold for drugs, police said. The recovered merchandise has a value estimate of $50,000 to $75,000 ...
    on June 20, 2013     Source: WHIO-TV 7 Dayton

  3. Blackhawks merchandise a hot commodity at local sports stores

    Chicago Blackhawks fever continues to rage at local sporting goods stores where team merchandise from T-shirts and jerseys to signs and flags is “flying off the shelves,” according to one retailer.
    on June 19, 2013     Source: The Times of Northwest Indiana


  1. The same contract, which was signed by Linda McMahon, says the promoter, its licensees and sublicensees "may continue to exploit materials, goods, merchandise and other items incorporating any original intellectual property made before such...
    on Jun 22, 2010 By: Linda McMahon Source: The Associated Press

  2. "I think the consumer is just starting to see, not only with us, rising commodity costs and rising general merchandise costs in a much bigger way then they've seen other than with gasoline itself," said Richard Galanti, Costco's chief financial...
    on Jul 23, 2008 By: Richard Galanti Source: Seattle Times

  3. "It was a win-win situation, and they decided to make it into a big thing with AC/DC merchandise and good deals with the other albums with the catalog," Johnson said. "This has been a wonderful thing."
    on Oct 29, 2008 By: Brian Johnson Source: FOXNews

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