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What is the process of tracing the existence of a product in the marketplace by examining the stages through which it passes and the time it spends in each stage? Product Lifecycle
What is the ability of a product to satisfy consumers needs and wants? Economic Utility
What is the optimal practice of aligning merchandising logistics technologies and all other functions fully in order to serve customers consistently well across all selling options? Omni Channel Retailing
What are banking institutions, hotels, and restaurants, skin care spas and pet care agencies? and Pure Services
what is a store that focus' on a few closely related categories of merchandise? Limited line Department stores
what stores carry both soft goods like apparel accessories and shoes and hard goods like home electronics and furniture? Full line department stores
what stores are retail companies that keep a large facility and carry broad assortments of goods organized by use function and brand? Department stores
What is the loss of sales from one retail sector to another caused by the introduction of competing products or services? Cannibalization
What are specialty discount stores that sell branded products at 20 to 60% less than traditional specialty or department stores? Off-price retailers
What are stores in which customers own a state to receive lower prices on merchandise and may participate in profit sharing? Consumer cooperatives
What perspective views the world as a whole? Geocentric perspective
What perspective views individual cultures or countries in a narrow focus and perpetuates the viewpoint of one’s own culture or country? Ethnocentric perspective
What is an economic indicator that measures changes in the cost of living due to inflation? Customer price index
What is a major geographic trading area that tends to have close political cultural or economic ties? Trading bloc
What is a restriction set by a government on the importation of goods? Trade Embargo
children of early baby boomers usually those born between 1965 in 1977? Generation X
those born between 1970 and 1992 who include contemporary young adults teens and older school-age children? Generation Y
What involves a retailer against a wholesaler or manufacture that also engages in retailing? Vertical competition
What involves retailer against retailer? Horizontal competition
What is the proportion of industry-wide product sales earned by one company? Market share
A list a company strengths weaknesses opportunities and threats and is used to determine future direction SWOT analysis
newly developed domestic Chinese companies Organic Farms
tax rates across several countries are brought into equilibrium Harmonization
the international entry tactic by which companies enter each country or market consecutively Sprinkler
Brazil Russia India and China BRIC

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MARKETING AND RETAIL VOCABULARY WORDS Crossword

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What it costs your store to purchase from a supplier. cost
Setting prices based on cost. Usually prices are set as a multiple of cost, such as 1.2 times the cost. Costorientedpricing
Setting prices based on what customer is willing to pay for. DemandorientedPricing
Setting prices based on competitor's prices. Setting prices lower than a competitor will generally draw more customers to your store. CompetitionorientedPricing
Method used to deliver advertising messages to the public, such as TV or radio. media
A series of questions asked to a selected group of people. survey
Person who collects money from customers in a retail establishment. Cashier
Person who replenishes shelves in a store. stocker
The exterior of a store generally facing the street including signage and windows. storefront
A period of prolonged recession. Depression
A period of rising prices Inflation
The difference between what consumers want and need and what the available resources are. Scarcity
A program that allows workers to choose their work hours. flextime
The process of selling over the telephone. Telemarketing
Tangible items of monetary value that satisfy needs and wants. goods
The revenue of your store minus all expenses over some period of time. Profit
The total amount of goods a business has. These may be in a backroom or out on the sales floor. Sometimes referred to as stock. Inventory
The number of people who will see or hear an advertisement. reach
The percentage of the loan amount that you must pay in interest each year (example 9% per year). Interest Rate
The Steps taken to collect marketing information required to make intelligent business decisions. Market Research
Payments to employees based on hours or days worked. wages
A group of similar people with the same type of product needs or wants who may potentially buy a certain good or service. Market
Opinion of customers about a particular aspect of a business, such as a customer service. CustomerSatisfaction
A list of information about a target market, such as age, income level, ethnicity, occupation, attitudes, lifestyle, and geographic residence. Customer Profile
The four basic marketing strategies, called the four Ps: product, place, price, and promotion. Marketing Mix
The projection of probable future sales in units or dollars. Sales Forecasts
Statistics that describe a population in terms of personal characteristics such as age, gender, income, marital status, ethnicity, education, and occupation. Demographics
Commercial exchange between nations that is conducted on free market principles, without tariffs, import quotas, or other restrictive regulations. free trade
The process of letting another company use a trademark, patent, special formula, company name, or some other intellectual property for a fee or royalty. Licensing
The process of selling the same product and using the same promotion methods in all countries. Globalization
A brand name, brand mark, trade name, trade character, or a combination of these elements that is given legal protection by the federal government. Trademark
The struggle between companies to attract new customers, keep existing ones, and take away customers from other companies. Competition
The sale price of a product; the assumption is that consumers will buy the product with the lowest price. Price competition

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Economic Terms Crossword

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The way a society organizes to produce, distribute, and consume goods and services. Economic System
Tradition determines how a society is organized to produce, distribute, and consume goods/services. Traditional
Individuals make most of the major decisions about production and distribution of goods and services Market
A central authority makes most of the major decisions about production and distribution of goods and services Command
Economic decisions are made by individuals, businesses, and government. Mixed
The worth of a good or service that is determined by the total cost of economic resources that went in to producing and providing a good or service. Value and Price
The amount of a resource, good, or service sellers are willing to sell at possible prices. Supply
How much people want of a good or service at a certain price at a certain time. Demand
People have desires that can be satisfied with goods or services Economic Wants
Human, natural, and capital resources used to produce a good or service. Economic Resources
Wants are unlimited and resources are limited. Scarcity
Goods and services are produced in better quality, quantity, and speed when someones focuses on one particular task. Specialization
People, businesses, and nations depend on others to produce their goods. Interdependence
Any place that allows buyers and sellers to trade goods and services Marketplace
Something that is used to buy and sell goods or services. Currency

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Supply and Demand Crossword

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The amount of goods available. Supply
When producers offer more of a good as its price increases. law of supply
The amount that a supplier is willing and able to supply at a specific price. Quantity supplied
A cost that rices or falls depending on the quantity produced. Variable cost
A cost that does not change. fixed cost
A tax on the production or sale of a good. Excise tax
The sum of fixed costs plus variable costs. Total cost
The cost of producing one more unit of a good. marginal cost
The total cost divided by the quantity produced. Average cost
The cost of operating a facility such as a factory or a store. Operation cost
The desire to own something and the ability to pay for it. Demand
To buy more of a good when its price is lower. law of demand
when consumers react to an increase in a goods price by consuming less. Substitution effect
The change in consumption that results when a price increases causes real income to decline. income effect
A table that lists the quantity of a good a person will buy at various prices in a market. Demand schedule
A table that lists the quantity of a good all consumers in a market will buy at various prices. market demand
a graphic representation of a demand schedule. demand curve
A good that consumers demand more when their incomes increases. normal good
A good that consumers demand less of what their incomes increase. Inferior good
The statistical characteristics of population and population segments. demographics
A measure of how consumers respond to price change. Elasticity of demand
The total amount of money a company receives by selling goods or services. total revenue

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Globalization Crossword

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strategy in which firm allows foreign country to produce its products for a fee licensing
selling products to another country exporting
arrangement whereby someone with a good idea for a business sells the right to use business name franchising
a system of trade between nations in which there are no special taxes placed on imports freetrade
a business entity created by two or more parties, generally characterized by shared ownership, shared returns and risks, and shared governance jointventure
long-term partnership between companies to help each company build competitive market advantages strategicalliance
simply the import and export of goods and services across international boundaries globaltrade
the value of one currency for the purpose of conversion to another exchangerate
the reduction or underestimation of the worth or importance of something devaluation
a schedule of duties imposed by a government on imported or in some countries exported goods tariff
belief in the benefits of profitable trading; commercialism mercantilism
obtain (goods or a service) from an outside or foreign supplier, especially in place of an internal source outsourcing
bringing goods or services into a country importing
the amount by which the cost of a country's imports exceeds the value of its exports tradedeficit
the amount by which the value of a country's exports exceeds the cost of its imports tradesurplus
an official ban on trade or other commercial activity with a particular country embargo
trade restriction that sets a physical limit on the quantity of a good that can be imported into a country in a given period of time importquota
the difference in value between a country's imports and exports balanceoftrade
the difference in total value between payments into and out of a country over a period balanceofpayments
an economic association (as of nations) formed to remove trade barriers among its members commonmarket

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Economics Supply and Demand Crossword

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a move along a demand curve to the left contraction
the amount a customer is willing to pay for a good price
given by government to encourage more production of a good and lower price subsidy
determinant of supply weather
quantity a producer is willing and able to produce at a given price in a given period supply
this occurs when firms leave the industry supply decreases
customers become concerned about the production effects of a product on the ........... environment
this occurs as a result of improved productivity increase in supply
the amount a person is willing and able to pay for a good effective demand
government imposes an ........ ... which is then used to educate people about the dangers of the good indirect tax
price achieved in market increases (from producer's point of view) extension in supply
tastes shift towards the good concerned demand increase
mathematical relationship between price and quantity demanded inverse
determinant that increases demand when it increases income
type of good when increase in price of one good (A) causes demand for another good (B) to increase substitute
should interest rates on credit cards increase, demand for holidays ..... falls
a firm stops paying overtime leading to lowered ..... .. .......... costs of production
coffee with cream is example of these goods complementary
customers buy more of these goods when their income decreases inferior
innovation in computers - supply determinant technology

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Financial Planning Vocabulary Crossword

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the outlay of money usually for income or profit Investment
an objective which is expressed in or based upon money Financial Goals
a way of conceptualizing price changes in the trading of securities Point
an amount of money that is spent on something "bought something" Expenditure
an informal loan arrangment between a bank and a customer allowing the customer to borrow up to a prespecitied amount Line of Credit
the buying of retail merchandise prompted by a whim on seeing the product displayed Impulse Buying
how much a future sum of money is worth today Present Value
a crime where one person uses another person's personal data without their permission. Identity Fraud
company divides its existing shares into multiple shares Stock Split
an individual retirement account is an investing tool used by individuals to earn and earmark funds for retirement savings IRA
first sale of stick by private company to the public IPO
interest calculated on the initial principal and also on the accumulated interest of previous periods of a deposit or loan Compound Interest
paying off of debt with a fixed repayment schedule in regular installments over a period of time Amortization
a money penalty or fine Pecuniary Monies

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fundamentals of economics Crossword

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a steady long term increase in real GDP economic growth
the loss of potential gain from other alternatives when one alternative is chosen opportunity cost
goods used to produce more goods capital goods
a person who uses a good or service consumers
another name for a centrally planned govt. comand economy
there is no such thing as a free lunch TINSTAAFL
give up one benefit to gain another trade-off
the rivalry among sellers trying to achieve such goals as increasing profits competition
a general increase in prices across an economy inflation
a risk-taker in search of profits entrepreneur
a income that does not increase even when prices go up fixed income
study of how people satisfy unlimited wants through careful use of realtive scarce resource economics
physical objects that somone produces goods
the power of consumers to decide what gets producded consumer sovereignty
a financial gain profit
economic system that relies on habit traditional economy
any government system that provides monetary assistance to people with an inadequate or no income. social security
gross domestic product GDP
how much it is worth in money value
the accumulation of products that are tangible, scarce, useful, and transferable from one person to another wealth
mental/physical work or production labor
shortage scarcity
an economy in which prices and wages are determined mainly by supply and demand market economy

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Microeconomics Crossword

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A diagram used to represent the monetary transactions in an economy. Circular Flow Diagram
The market place in which final goods or services are offered for purchase by consumers, businesses and public sector. Product market
A type of business entity that's owned and run by one person. Sole proprietorship
A type of business owned or run by two owners. Partnership
A financial gain. Profit
A company or group of people authorized to act as single entity. Corporation
A state of limited competition, in which a market is shared by a small number of producers. Oligopoly
Only one market gives services Monopoly
A type of market that sells similar products. Monopolistic Competition
The part of economics concerned with single factors and the effects of individual decisions. Microeconomics
A market where a business can go and purchase resources to produce goods and services Resource Market
Buyers will exchange with sellers when they want to purchase goods or services from sellers. Medium of exchange
All else equal, an increase n price results in an increase in quantity supplied Law of Supply
All other factors being equal, as the price of a good or service increase Law of Demand
Price of good or service of which quantity supplied is equal to quantity demand Market clearing price
A measure used in economics to show the responsiveness of the quantity demanded of a good or service to change in its price Price elasticity of demand
A measure used in economics to show the responsiveness or elasticity of the quantity supplied of a good or service to a change in price. Price elasticity of Supply
A market that has a broad range of cometitors who are selling identical products Pure Competition
Something that motivates or encourages someone to do something Incentive
An excess of production Surplus

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Entrepreneurship Vocab Review Crossword

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Person who works for someone else employee
Person who provides a product or service for someone else for money entrepreneur
Process of running a business of one's own entrepreneurship
Things used to create products or services resources
Person who is a customer consumer
Business that makes the products it sells manufacturing
Money made from providing a good or service income
Costs for supplies used in business expenses
Result when income is greater than expenses profit
Amount added to the cost to determine selling price markup
Federal, state, or local government tax charged on goods sales
Creative problem-solving method that involves coming up with a large number of fresh ideas brainstorming
List of things to be discussed or done in a meeting agenda
Amount subtracted for the retail price to determine the selling price markdown
Making choices and satisfying the wants and needs of consumers economics
Occurs because people's wants and needs are unlimited while the resources needed to produce goods and services are limited scarcity
How much of a good or service a producer is willing and able to produce at different prices supply
Costs that must be paid no meter how much of a good or service is produced fixed
An individual's need or desire for a product or service at a given price demand
Value of the next best alternative opportunity cost
Costs that go up and down depending not he quantity of the good or serve produced variable
Products and services that are brought in from another country to be sold exports
Expenses that a business has every month operating
Financial statements based on estimates pro forma
Item of value owned by a business assets
One-time only expenses that are paid to open a business start up costs
Amount of sales that must be made to cover all of the costs of a business breakeven point

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Accounting chapter 9 Vocab Crossword

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Total Shares of Ownership in a corporation Capital Stock
A deduction that a vendor allows on the invoice amount to encourage prompt payment Cash Discount
A special journal used to record only cash payment transaction Cash payments journal
An account that reduces a related account on a financial statement Contra Account
An organization with legal rights of a person and which many persons may own Corporation
The price a business pays for goods it purchases to sell Cost of merchandise
A form prepared by the customer showing the price deduction taken by the customer for returns and allowances Debit memorandum
The retail price listed in a catalog or on an internet site List Price
The amount added to the cost of the merchandise to establish the selling price Markup
Invoice used as a source document for recording a purchase on account transactions Purchase Invoice
Transaction in which merchandise purchased is to be paid later Purchase on Account
Credit allowed for part of the purchase price of merchandise that is not returned Purchases allowance
Cash discount on purchases taken by a customer Purchases discount
Credit allowed for the purchase price of returned merchandise, resulting in a decrease in the customers A/P Purchases return
Each unit of ownership in a corporation Share of stock
Owner of one or more shares of a corporation Stockholder
agreement between the buyer and seller about payment for merchandise Terms of sale
reduction in the list price granted to customers Trade discount
business from which merchandise is purchased or supplies or other assets are bought Vendor

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