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sales pitch

A line of talk that attempts to persuade someone of something, as in Let's hear your latest sales pitch for energy conservation. This term uses the noun pitch in the sense of "a talk," or more literally, a throwing of words at one. [Slang; late 1800s]
See also: pitch, sale
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It all may still may sound like a sales pitch but if it can add to the bottom line, it may be worth going along to the RICS interactive launch session on October 3 at the Thistle Hotel, Cardiff.
The deception can continue in the sales pitch consumers get when they call a company's toll-free telephone number for more information.
Looking back, I was a fool and fell for the sales pitch and am having to pay.
Within a few days, Rose had set up a new firm, Atlantic Gold Coins, in his garage, using Universal's records, sales pitch, and victims list.
com visitors can select a Dell product they want as a gift and then match it with a sales pitch they want a celebrity to make on their behalf through a video clip.
The next time you are tempted to launch into your sales pitch immediately upon meeting a prospect, bite your tongue and wait.
What we wanted to know is what happens if the consumer considers a sales pitch when not in a neutral mood but a positive one," he added.
Sometimes I feel like I'm doing a time-share sales pitch and all I need are balloons to complete the effect.
Then one day a client mentions another CPA firm has made a sales pitch focused on the benefits of the new, more powerful accounting software.
With no marketing experience or material, Kozlowski says it was a tough challenge to pick up a phone to makes a sales pitch to a prospective client or start door-knocking to get some one-on-one face time.
You may see a sales pitch that describes a great, car at a low price, but when you arrive at the dealer, the car is no longer available.
The sales pitch inevitably stresses the tax benefits of purchasing these products within a qualified plan.
According to reports we received from consumers across the country, the telemarketers start their sales pitch by telling consumers that their personal and financial information is "all over the Internet.
Like the sales pitch that begins with that jokey advertising ploy, this exhibition, titled "Intercourse," didn't have much to do with sex.
Kim's sales pitch is the Building's newly installed high-tech communications network, which boasts fiber optics and new antenna systems to allow tenants to stay ahead of the communications' revolution.