mail-order buying

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Noun1.mail-order buying - buying goods to be shipped through the mailmail-order buying - buying goods to be shipped through the mail
buying, purchasing - the act of buying; "buying and selling fill their days"; "shrewd purchasing requires considerable knowledge"
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But El Sotano is a company that targets a Mexican clientele, and mail-order buying has yet to take hold here as it has in the United States, Canada or Europe.
However, the company says that the high street will become a key revenue driver alongside the internet, as it predicts a continued consumer shift away from mail-order buying.
A typical mailing list company trumpets the availability of information on "83 million families, selectable by income, age, credit card use, mail-order buying, number (and age) of children, type of automobile, type of home.