discounter

/'dɪskaυntə/ noun
a person or company that discounts bills or invoices, or sells goods at a discount
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‘…invoice discounting is an instant finance raiser. Cash is advanced by a factor or discounter against the value of invoices sent out by the client company. Debt collection is still in the hands of the client company, which also continues to run its own bought ledger’ [Times]
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‘…a 100,000 square-foot warehouse generates ten times the volume of a discount retailer; it can turn its inventory over 18 times a year, more than triple a big discounter’s turnover’ [Duns Business Month]

Dictionary of banking and finance. 2015.

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  • discounter — dis‧count‧er [ˈdɪsˌkaʊntə ǁ ər] noun [countable] 1. COMMERCE a shop or business that sells goods or services at lower prices than normal: • The cameras list for under $1,000, and will be available soon from discounters for as little as $600.… …   Financial and business terms

  • Discounter — Dis count er, n. One who discounts; a discount broker. Burke. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Discounter — Discounter,der:⇨Geschäft(1) …   Das Wörterbuch der Synonyme

  • discounter — [dis′koun tər] n. one that discounts; specif., DISCOUNT HOUSE …   English World dictionary

  • Discounter — Als Discounter (von englisch discount = Preisnachlass, Rabatt), Discounthäuser oder Discounthandel bezeichnet man Unternehmen des stationären Einzelhandels, die sich tendenziell durch ein relativ schmales und flaches Warensortiment,… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • discounter — 1. discounter ou discounteur [ diskuntɶr; diskauntɶr ] n. m. • 1960; mot angl., de to discount « faire une remise » ♦ Anglic. Commerçant ou magasin qui pratique habituellement des remises. Les discounters d essence. Discounter de voyages, de… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • discounter — / dɪskaυntə/ noun a person or company that discounts bills or invoices, or sells goods at a discount ▪▪▪ ‘…invoice discounting is an instant finance raiser. Cash is advanced by a factor or discounter against the value of invoices sent out by the… …   Marketing dictionary in english

  • discounter — noun a) A vendor of discount goods. I shop at online discounters instead of paying retail at department stores. b) One who discounts. I was a discounter of UFOs until I saw a flying saucer myself …   Wiktionary

  • Discounter — Dis|coun|ter , der; s, : 1. jmd., der eine Ware mit Preisnachlass verkauft. 2. a) ↑ Discountgeschäft (1); b) Unternehmen, das über eine Kette von Discountgeschäften verfügt. * * * Discounter   [dɪs kaʊntə; z …   Universal-Lexikon

  • discounter — [[t]dɪ̱skaʊntə(r)[/t]] discounters N COUNT A discounter is a shop or organization which specializes in selling things very cheaply. Discounters usually sell things in large quantities, or offer only a very limited range of goods …   English dictionary

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