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us: Product elimination

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    • us: Abandonment, Product
    • us: Deletion, Product
    • us: Discontinuation, Product
    • us: Elimination, Product
    • us: Product abandonment
    • us: Product deletion
    • us: Product discontinuation
    • us: Product pruning
    • us: Product withdrawal
    • us: Pruning, Product
    • us: Withdrawal, Product
  • Broader Terms

    • us: Product management
  • Sources

    • found: Work cat.: Ensuring best practice in the notification of product discontinuations, 2001: p. 1 (discontinuing a medicine) p. 2 (Every product has a limited medical or economic life cycle and the decision to delete a product can be made for a variety of reasons, including: change in medical practice and availability of newer and better drugs; change in marketing strategy; commercial decisions; parent company decisions; manufacturing capacity restraints, revisions of quality, regulatory or compliance requirements; problems in procurement of active ingredient) p. 3 (product deletions; when a product is being withdrawn)
    • found: Koschnick, W. Dict. of marketing, c1995 (Product deletion SEE Product elimination: The decision of a business firm to phase out or drop a weak product; product abandonment use product elimination)
    • found: Ivanovic, A. Dict. of marketing, 1996 (Product: Product deletion or product elimination: Discontinuing of products as new ones are added to a company's product range)
    • found: BPI (hdg: Product elimination)
    • found: Ostow, R. Dict. of marketing, 1988 (product deletion, also called product pruning)
    • found: Clemente, M.N. Marketing glossary, 1992 (abandonment: decision to discontinue marketing a product. Also known as product deletion and withdrawal.)
  • Change Notes

    • 2002-08-21: new
    • 2002-10-03: revised
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