Skip to main content
Pages and Files
Marketing Terms (A–Z)
Click on the letters below to browse the content alphabetically.
is a form of dollar
control in which the dollar value of each
is smaller than the total stock of the department—e.g., the sporting goods department may be divided into several classifications or dissections, such as golf, fishing, active sport, etc.
American Marketing Association.
We welcome comments that will help us improve the precision and clarity of our definitions. To submit a suggestion, please click on the
Comments are limited to registered users of this site. Click “Join” at the top right hand side of this page to apply.
If you would like to suggest a new marketing definition or have a general comment, please visit our
help on how to format text
Turn off "Getting Started"