Definition of wholesaler in English:

wholesaler

noun

  • A person or company that sells goods in large quantities at low prices, typically to retailers.

    ‘chicken supplied by wholesalers to restaurants’
    ‘the largest pharmaceuticals wholesaler in the country’
    • ‘Wholesalers use a two-tier system to separate titles with broad demographics from specialty titles, whose distribution will be limited to outlets with available space.’
    • ‘The source of the robust flavor was found via spray-dried coffee from a foodservice wholesaler.’
    • ‘The grocery multiples normally buy their CDs through a wholesaler.’
    • ‘The Resale Prices Act prevents a manufacturer insisting on a price at which a retailer or wholesaler must sell its products to their customers.’
    • ‘It now sells its products on both coasts and has a joint venture with a New York lamb wholesaler.’

Pronunciation

wholesaler

/ˈhəʊlseɪlə/