sales event

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Noun1.sales event - an occasion (usually brief) for buying at specially reduced prices; "they held a sale to reduce their inventory"; "I got some great bargains at their annual sale"
bazaar, fair - a sale of miscellany; often for charity; "the church bazaar"
boot sale, car boot sale - an outdoor sale at which people sell things from the trunk of their car
clearance sale, inventory-clearance sale - a sale to reduce inventory
closeout - a sale intended to dispose of all remaining stock
fire sale - a sale of merchandise supposedly damaged by fire
fire sale - a sale of assets at very low prices typically when the seller faces bankruptcy
garage sale, yard sale - an outdoor sale of used personal or household items held on the seller's premises
going-out-of-business sale - a sale of all the tangible assets of a business that is about to close; "during the Great Depression going-out-of-business sales were very common"
realisation, realization - a sale in order to obtain money (as a sale of stock or a sale of the estate of a bankrupt person) or the money so obtained
jumble sale, rummage sale - a sale of donated articles
selloff - a sale of a relatively large number of assets (stocks or bonds or commodities) at a low price typically done to dispose of them rather than as normal trade
white sale - a sale of household linens
occasion - an opportunity to do something; "there was never an occasion for her to demonstrate her skill"
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Ubersox invites shoppers from around the area to take advantage of The Year End Blockbuster Sales Event.
The company will organise a one-day sales event for investors and end-users.
Under Summer of Audi Sales Event, the company will give away a pair of custom designed TOMS Alpargata shoes to anyone who leases or buys a new or pre-owned Audi during the sales event.
The most sought-after units, with sea and golf course views, will be available for purchase on Saturday, June 14, at the second sales event, which will also be held at the Crowne Plaza hotel on Yas Island.
Aldar Properties, Abu Dhabi-based property development, investment and management company, has launched the second sales event for the phase one of Ansam residential development on Yas Island on June 14.
com)-- The Slasher Sales event has been going on annual at Steven Toyota in Harrisonburg, Virginia for nearly 15 years.
The Attorney General's Office alleges the company advertised the sales event as a surplus liquidation event when in fact the vehicles offered for sale were no different than those usually found at the dealership.
Los Angeles-based Kor Hotel Group on March 13 announced the launch of the phase-two sales campaign for its new Viceroy Anguilla Resort & Residences, leading into the property's second major sales event scheduled for May of this year.
As part of the Free Wheeling Sales Event, Reinke, Deshler, Neb.
Daiei, which will receive financial support from its three major creditor banks and the government-backed Development Bank of Japan (DBJ), aims to boost sales during the year's biggest sales event.
However, retailers have invented a sales event for every holiday and non-holiday to attract shoppers, leaving consumers unsure what is really on sale.
The Coldwell Banker([R]) 10-Day Sales Event will run nationally through October 19, 2008.