Jobber

   A middleman or intermediary in the fashion industry who buys from a wholesaler to sell to a retailer or manufacturer. Textile jobbers carry inventory and then sell their fabric to manufacturers. An apparel jobber expedites the apparel production process but contracts out the cutting and sewing tasks.

Historical Dictionary of the Fashion Industry. .

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Jobber — Jobber …   Deutsch Wörterbuch

  • jobber — job·ber n 1: a wholesaler who operates on a small scale or who sells only to retailers and institutions 2: a person who works by the job Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 …   Law dictionary

  • jobber — GÍO BĂR/ s. m. intermediar în comerţul internaţional, cu materii prime, care face legătura între exportator şi clientul importator. (< engl. jobber) Trimis de raduborza, 15.09.2007. Sursa: MDN …   Dicționar Român

  • Jobber — Job ber, n. 1. One who works by the job. [1913 Webster] 2. A dealer in the public stocks or funds; a stockjobber. [Eng.] [1913 Webster] 3. One who buys goods from importers, wholesalers, or manufacturers, and sells to retailers. [1913 Webster] 4 …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Jobber — (engl., spr. Dschobber), Mäkler, Wucherer, Actienhändler; an der englischen Börse die Speculanten in Actien u. Staatspapieren; vgl. Agiotage …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Jobber — (spr. dsch , Stock J., von job, kleines lukratives Geschäft, Geschäftchen), engl. Bezeichnung desjenigen, der in Staatspapieren oder Aktien spekuliert, besonders wenn er dem Differenzgeschäft, der sogen. Agiotage oder dem Börsenspiel (stock… …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Jobber — (engl., spr. dscho ), Händler; Stock J., jemand, der auf eigene Rechnung in Fonds und Aktien spekuliert, insbes. dem Börsenspiel obliegt …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • Jobber — (dschobber), in England ein Speculant in Werthpapieren, besonders ein solcher, der das eigentliche Börsenspiel betreibt, vergl. Bull …   Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • jobber — (n.) one who does odd jobs, 1706, agent noun from JOB (Cf. job) …   Etymology dictionary

  • jobber — m DEFINICIJA v. džober …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • jobber — [jäb′ər] n. 1. a person who jobs; esp., one who buys goods in quantity from manufacturers or importers and sells them to dealers; wholesaler; middleman 2. a person who works by the job; also, one who does piecework 3. Brit. a person who deals in… …   English World dictionary

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.