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MANUFACTURER’S AGENT Definition & Legal Meaning

Definition & Citations:

For distribution in the same channels or to the same customers, this commission agent handles non-competitive but complementary products from several manufacturers. Manufacturer’s agents are normally confined to specific sales territories, used extensively in aftermarket footwear industries, automotive parts, and industrial parts. Also known as manufacturer’s representative.


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