For decades, toy production and marketing was increasingly gender neutral.
The truth is, product placement is an important part of the marketing mix.
To make a living off of fiction, most writers must be as attuned to marketing as they are to writing.
marketing experts say there is an added incentive for brands to be vocal about their politics: customers are coming to demand it.
Is the marketing of such a terminal by a laid-off equities broker evidence of a great mind or moral force?
Surfaced roads were an obvious boon to marketing but they also had a number of unexpected positive effects.
He was never seen by Adams people except when he made his marketing expeditions.
His news was that the Blitz's steam-cutter had come in on the morning tide, and he had met von Brning when marketing at the inn.
And then this illness came on, just when the marketing of the piece was on the cards.
He said he must buy some to suit him, and should do his own marketing.
1560s, "buying and selling," verbal noun from market (v.). Meaning "produce bought at a market" is from 1701. The business sense, "process of moving goods from producer to consumer with emphasis on advertising and sales," is attested by 1897.
early 12c., "a meeting at a fixed time for buying and selling livestock and provisions," from Old North French market "marketplace, trade, commerce" (Old French marchiet, Modern French marché), from Latin mercatus "trading, buying and selling, trade, market" (source of Italian mercato, Spanish mercado, Dutch markt, German Markt), from past participle of mercari "to trade, deal in, buy," from merx (genitive mercis) "wares, merchandise," from Italic root *merk-, possibly from Etruscan, referring to various aspects of economics. Meaning "public building or space where markets are held" first attested mid-13c. Sense of "sales, as controlled by supply and demand" is from 1680s. Market value (1690s) first attested in writings of John Locke. Market economy is from 1948; market research is from 1921.
1630s, from market (n.). Related: Marketed; marketing.