Distributor

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Distributor

A wholesaler; an individual, corporation, or partnership buying goods in bulk quantities from a manufacturer at a price close to the cost of manufacturing them and reselling them at a higher price to other dealers, or to various retailers, but not directly to the general public.

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Associated Press-- Anheuser-Busch didn't violate federal antitrust rules in its dealings with a central Florida distributorship started by baseball slugger Roger Maris, the brewing giant's CEO has testifed.
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The seller, Grant Bray, inherited the distributorship from his late father, Bill Bray.
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Golden Eagle of Arkansas, the Little Rock Anheuser-Busch beer distributorship owned by the Bray family since 1967, has not been sold, as we were originally told.

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