market basket


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market basket

n.
1. A grocery cart.
2. A group of products or services in a specific market, especially when considered in terms of its fluctuating cost in determining a consumer price index: "The CPI measures the average price change over time of a fixed market basket containing more than 200 goods and services" (Teresa Tritch).
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Went to Westminster School as a King's Scholar, when I was principally living on garbage, and sleeping in market baskets.
Using data from the Truven Health MarketScan Research Databases, the Rx Price Watch Report analyzed prescription drug retail pricing changes between 2006 and 2015 for the combined market basket, which was created in collaboration with the PRIME Institute at the University of Minnesota.
In 2013, "the average annual cost of drug therapy for prescription drugs, based on the AARP combined market basket used in this study, was over $11,000 per year," according to the report.
From We Are Market Basket by Daniel Korschun and Grant Welker.
We distinguish between three approaches to measuring health care prices: (1) a "sentinel" service approach based on a single common service in a clinical domain of interest, (2) a market basket approach, and (3) a spending decomposition approach.
The example of this power lies in the popular New England supermarket chain Market Basket, which faced threat after a long-time CEO was ousted by his cousin.
PLMA assembled a market basket consisting of 27 typical specialty products that consumers might purchase as healthy alternatives or for special dietary needs.
The first several chapters tell the history and beginnings of Market Basket.
FITCHBURG -- A woman who was hit Friday night by a plow truck while she was walking home after her shift at Market Basket died Saturday from her injuries, Fitchburg officials said late Saturday night.
Demoulas Market Basket is a family owned chain of 74 Supermarkets located in the New England Region.
Using footage from weeks on the front lines of rallies and protests, two New Hampshire filmmakers are producing a documentary on the fight for control of Market Basket.
based Market Basket saw its reins of leadership yanked from the hands of CEO Arthur T.