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Man selling dirt and mud.
'I'll be honest, this car is way overpriced, gets horrible mileage, and smells exactly like steamed broccoli. . . it does have dual climate control though!'
No Reasonable Offer Refused
Tags:no offer refused, vending machine, vending machines, make an offer, making a offer, consumerism, consumer, consumers, haggle, haggling, shopping, shopper, shoppers, modern technology, modern life, modern times, modern attitudes, marketing, marketing tactic, marketing tactics, sales tactic, sales tactics, reasonable offer, reasonable offers, loss leader, loss leaders, coin slot, coin slots
'When I said that Sales is all about the Art of Persuasion I didn't expect you to start shouting at customers, ‘Buy it or my family will be out on the street!''
Hot dog vendor is struck by a new business strategy...Grilled Bankers.
''Deceptively Spacious'? Well, er, that basically means that if it looks any bigger than a broom cupboard then your eyes are deceiving you!'
"It's obviously very fond of you, sir!"
Tags:mens fashion, mens fashions, men's fashion, men's fashions, tie, ties, clothes store, clothes stores, mens clothing, men's clothing, attraction, attractions, salesman, salesmen, sales man, sales men, salesperson, salespeople, sales person, sales people, suit, suits, persuading, persuasive, sales tactic, sales tactics
DESIRE: THE PRODUCT LINE.
Tags:desire, consumerism, consumerist, consumerists, capitalism, capitalist, capitalists, branding, product, products, product branding, product names, marketing, marketing tactic, marketing tactics, sales tactic, sales tactics, advertising, modern life modern times, modern attitudes, ketchup, ketchup, motor oil, merchandise, merchandising, product line, product lines
'You've got to give it to Jim...He's not one to let new business go lightly.'
"I can't eat these nutrition bars. They're for women."
Tags:fit, fitness, nutrition, nutrition bar, nutrition bars, health food, health foods, healthy food, for her, misogyny, misogynist, misogynists, for women, modern life, modern time, modern attitudes, gender issues, gender issue, gender inequality, brand, brands, branding, packaging, packages, package, illogical, stupid, stupidity, narrow minded, close minded, ignorant, ignorance, sales tactic, sales tactics, toxic masculinity
"A.T.&T. sent this drink over in the hope that you'll consider switching your long-distance provider."
Tags:advertisement, advertisements, advertising, ad, ads, long-distance provider, long-distance providers, phone company, phone companies, long distance, long distance call, long distance calls, sales tactic, sales tactics, aggressive, aggressiveness, aggression, cafe, cafes, switch, switches, switching, cellphone, cellphones, cell phone, cell phones, mobile, mobiles, mobile provider, mobile providers, telephone, telephones, telephone call, telephone calls, consumerism, intrusive, sponsor, sponsors, sponsorship
Tags:ice cream, ice-cream, icecream, hairstyle, hairstyles, hairdo, hairdos, haircut, haircuts, hair stylist, hair stylists, ice cream vendor, ice cream vendors, ice cream stall, ice cream stalls, dedicated, dedication, commitment, soft serve, soft serve ice cream, beach, beach holiday, beach vacation, beach vacations, beach holidays, sales tactic, sales tactics, sales ploy, sales ploys
A Penny for my Thoughts
Tags:penny for you thoughts, beg, begging, beggar, beggars, panhandler, panhandlers, panhandling, homeless, homelessness, poverty, marketing tactic, marketing tactics, sales tactic, sales tactics, deep though, deep thinking, wealth gap, poverty gap, wealth divide, advertising, sign, signs, philosopher, philosophers
"I just don't think attack ads have a place in selling baby clothes."
Tags:ad, ads, advert, adverts, advertising, advertisement, advertisements, attack ad, attack ads, attack advert, attack adverts, politics ad, political ads, political advert, political adverts, political advertisement, political advertisements, political campaign, political campaigns, political campaigning, baby, babies, baby clothes, baby clothing, baby grow, baby grows, babies' clothes, babies clothes, sales tactic, sales tactics, marketing tactic, marketing tactics
'Yes of course I'd like out customers to have a social conversation with our brand. As long as that conversation ends with 'Can I give you my money?''
'Yes, it's a little more expensive. But style and elegance do have a price.'
Sales Secrets of the Clerk who Talked you into Buying this Book
Tags:book, books, book shop, book shops, book store, book stores, bookstore, bookstores, read, reading, reader, readers, book seller, book sellers, sales secrets, sales tactic, sales tactic, hand selling, hand sell, hand sales, secret, secrets, marketing secret, marketing secrets, sales secret, sales secrets, sales people, salesperson, salespeople, sales person, sales man, salesmen, sales men, salesman, irony, ironic, clerk, clerks, capitalism, capitalist, capitalist, consumerism, modern life, modern times, modern attiutdes
"Last chance for batteries before the light at the end of the tunnel."
Tags:consumerism, consumer, consumers, light at the end of the tunnel, capitalism, capitalist, capitalists, profiteer, profiteering, opportunist, opportunists, opportunistic, battery, batteries, flashlight, flashlights, torch, torches, last chance, last chance to buy, sales tactic, sales tactics, marketing tactic, marketing, tactics, taking advantage, sales man, sales men, sales people, sales person, salesman, salesmen, salesperson, vendor, vendors, unscrupulous, unscrupulousness
'Purchasing this device will help us to raise the capital to develop a really useful device.'
This Week-New And Improved
Tags:new and improved, calendar, calendars, weekly planner, weekly planners, ad, ads, advert, adverts, advertising, advertisement, advertisements, sales tactic, sales tactics, marketing tactic, marketing tactics, consumerism, buzzword, buzzwords, modern life, modern times, modern attitudes, capitalism, capitalist, capitalists, product sticker, product stickers, improvement, improvements, upgrade, upgrades
"Let's try to think of something that untold millions of people will buy."
Tags:business, businessmen, businessman, office, market, markets, marketing, marketing strategy, newspaper, newspapers, newspaper owner, newspaper owners, journalist, journalists, tabloid, tabloids, marketing tactic, marketing tactics, fool, fooled, fooling, fools, untold, make up story, make up stories, fake news, faux news, salesman, salesperson, salesmen, sales tactic
Only 1248 More Shopping Days Till the Millennium
"Poke my bunny with a stick, sir?"
Tags:child, children, animal rights, animal welfare, animal rights activist, animal rights activism, animal right activism groups, rabbit, rabbits, bunny, bunnies, bunny rabbit, bunny rabbits, pet, pets, petting, animal abuse, inhumane, brutal, inhumane treatment, brutal treatment, money making, money maker, vendor, vendors, exploitation, exploit, exploitative, capitalism, capitalist, capitalists, commercialism, turning a blind eye, sales, sales tactic, street vendor, street vendors, child vendor, child vendors, curiosity, curious, sick curiosity, parents, parent, parenting, parenthood, insensitive, desensitised
"You're wearing a lab coat under false pretenses."
Tags:cosmetic, cosmetics, make up, make-up, lab coat, lab coats, drug store, drug stores, department store, department stores, makeup, false pretences, false pretence, cosmetologist, cosmetologists, cosmetology, laboratory, laboratories, consumerism, consumer, consumers, hair and beauty, false pretenses, false pretense, marketing, sales tactic, sales tactics, marketing tactic, marketing tactics, beauty product, beauty products, deceive, deceptive, skincare, skin care, skin-care
'I gained many useful leads, renewed relationships with various potential customers and established a number of contacts...'