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bulk buying

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bulk-buying

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1. (Commerce) the purchase at one time, and often at a reduced price, of a large quantity of a particular commodity
2. (Economics) the purchase of the whole or greater part of the output of a commodity of a country or state by a single buyer, usually another country or state; state trading
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But for many, their bulk-buys can often end up going to waste, with 44 per cent of consumers admitting they eventually throw away goods they'd previously stocked up on.
Bulk-buys can also end up in the bin because there's nowhere at home to store them, the survey of over 2,100 people revealed.
But for many, their bulk-buys can often end up going to waste, with 44% of consumers admitting they eventually throw away goods they'd previously stocked up on.
But, for many, bulk-buys can end up going to waste, with 44% admitting they throw away goods they'd stocked up on.
3 MAKE A LIST of The ITEMS YOU REGULARLY COOK or Use These will be the items that are most important to bulk-buy. This will stop you being distracted by deals for items you don't need.