This is a full glossary/dictionary of useful words you will find on Big Business English.
reduce [ general-vocab ]If you reduce something it means you make it smaller.The noun of reduce is reduction.Allthwaite's Ltd have reduced their staff by 10% to cut costs.In Business English, the word reduce is often used in relation to prices:Krazy Karpets, the No.1 place for carpets, have got some MASSIVE reductions this summer. 75% off - we can't be beaten on price!
repeat [ general-vocab ]If you repeat something it means you do it again.The noun of repeat is repetition.There was a lot of repetition in her presentation. She kept using the same expressions. It would have been better if she had used some different phrases and added more variety.
This is the business sector related to selling products to individual or private customers. Retail usually happens in shops or online.
Lars has a lot of retail experience. He has worked in several large department stores.