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Definition of

distribution channel

Operations & Production

means of moving products from suppliers to customers the route by which a product or service is moved from a producer or supplier to customers. A distribution channel usually consists of a chain of intermediaries, including wholesalers, retailers, and distributors, which is designed to transport goods from the point of production to the point of consumption in the most efficient way.

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Definitions of ’distribution channel’ and meaning of ’distribution channel’ are from the book publication, QFINANCE – The Ultimate Resource, © 2009 Bloomsbury Information Ltd. Find definitions for ’distribution channel’ and other financial terms with our online QFINANCE Financial Dictionary.

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