build-to-stock

build-to-stock ˌbuild-to-ˈstock adjective [only before a noun] MANUFACTURING
build-to-stock products are made in a standard way for all customers:

• build-to-stock business platforms

— compare build-to-order

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build-to-stock UK US adjective (ABBREVIATION BTS) PRODUCTION
build-to-stock products are manufactured in large quantities and then usually sold in a store
See also BUILT-TO-ORDER(Cf. ↑built-to-order)

Financial and business terms. 2012.

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