business concern

Definitions of business concern
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n a commercial or industrial enterprise and the people who constitute it

Synonyms:
business, business organisation, business organization, concern
Types:
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agency
a business that serves other businesses
brokerage
the business of a broker; charges a fee to arrange a contract between two parties
carrier, common carrier
a person or firm in the business of transporting people or goods or messages
chain
(business) a number of similar establishments (stores or restaurants or banks or hotels or theaters) under one ownership
business firm, firm, house
the members of a business organization that owns or operates one or more establishments
dealership, franchise
a business established or operated under an authorization to sell or distribute a company's goods or services in a particular area
maker, manufacturer, manufacturing business
a business engaged in manufacturing some product
partnership
the members of a business venture created by contract
processor
a business engaged in processing agricultural products and preparing them for market
shipbuilder
a business that builds and repairs ships
underperformer
a business that is less successful than expected
line
a commercial organization serving as a common carrier
corp, corporation
a business firm whose articles of incorporation have been approved in some state
copartnership
a partnership in which employees get a share of the profits in addition to their wages
apparel chain
a chain of clothing stores
discount chain
a chain of discount stores
restaurant chain
a chain of restaurants
retail chain
a chain of retail stores
accounting firm
a firm of accountants who provide accounting and auditing services for a fee
consulting company, consulting firm
a firm of experts providing professional advice to an organization for a fee
publisher, publishing company, publishing firm, publishing house
a firm in the publishing business
dealer
a firm engaged in trading
law firm
a firm of lawyers
armorer, armourer
a manufacturer of firearms
bottler
a manufacturer that makes and bottles beverages
auto maker, auto manufacturer, automaker, car maker, car manufacturer, carmaker
a business engaged in the manufacture of automobiles
computer business
a business that manufactures and sells computers
commodity brokerage
a brokerage firm dealing in commodities
auction house
a firm that conducts auctions
ad agency, advertising agency
an agency that designs advertisement to call public attention to its clients
credit bureau
a private firm that maintains consumer credit data files and provides credit information to authorized users for a fee
detective agency
an agency that makes inquiries for its clients
employment agency, employment office
an agency that finds people to fill particular jobs or finds jobs for unemployed people
commercial agency, mercantile agency
an organization that provides businesses with credit ratings of other firms
news agency, news organisation, news organization, press agency, press association, wire service
an agency to collects news reports for newspapers and distributes it electronically
service agency, service bureau, service firm
a business that makes its facilities available to others for a fee; achieves economy of scale
travel agency
an agency that arranges personal travel
transfer agent
an agency (usually a bank) that is appointed by a corporation to keep records of its stock and bond owners and to resolve problems about certificates
Type of:
enterprise
an organization created for business ventures

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