merchandising has definitions from the field of business
[ noun ] (business) the exchange of goods for an agreed sum of money


marketing selling

Used in print

(John R. Sargent, "Where To Aim Your Planning for Bigger...)

Display merchandising , backed by pre selling through advertising and promotion , will continue to make strides in the sixties .

(James Bryant Conant, Slums and Suburbs...)

The `` distributive education '' program operates in_a_similar_way , with arrangements between the school and employers in merchandising fields .