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MERCHANDISE. By this term is understood all those things which merchants sell either wholesale or retail, as dry goods, hardware, groceries, drugs, &c. It is usually applied to personal chattels only, and to those which are not required for food or immediate support, but such as remain after having been used or which are used only by a slow consumption. Vide Pardess. n. 8; Dig. 13, 3, 1; Id. 19, 4, 1; Id. 50, 16, 66. 8 Pet. 277; 2 Story, R. 16, 53, 54; 6 Wend. 335.

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Thus, in his cultivation of a merchandisable public image for Kettering, Barton paid homage to the conventional notion that the way to "humanize" a large and distant corporation was to create a popular, folksy image of its leaders, a technique intermittently applied from the days of Henry Ford down to those of Lee Iacocca.
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1 merchandisable category in the store," says Chris Hoyt, president and founder of Hoyt & Co., LLC, a Scottsdale, Ariz.-based consumer packaged goods industry consultant.
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