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retail at (something)

To sell (some product or item) directly to consumers at a particular price. A noun or pronoun can be used between "retail" and "at" to indicate the item being sold. The computer normally retails at $1,200, but it's currently on sale for $900. What price are you planning to retail your product at?
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retail for (something)

To sell (some product or item) directly to consumers at a particular price. A noun or pronoun can be used between "retail" and "for" to indicate the item being sold. The computer normally retails for $1,200, but it's currently on sale for $900. What price are you planning to retail your product for?
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retail to (someone or something)

1. To sell (some product or item) directly to consumers in small batches or quantities. A noun or pronoun can be used between "retail" and "to" to indicate the item being sold. The plan is to scale up to mass production and begin retailing to customers as early as next fall. We need to start retailing our products to a larger portion of the country if we want to start making a significant profit.
2. dated To relate or repeat the details of some account to someone. A noun or pronoun is used between "retail" and "to." She retailed all the various gossip to the women with whom she worked. I've never committed this scandalous story to paper before now, though I've retailed it to many of my closest friends and family.
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However, given the fact that designers and manufacturers continue to open more and more stores, we know they believe that direct retailing also enhances their wholesale business and justifies the cost.
Retailing giants which fueled the growth of New Jersey's retail development such as Jamesway, Caldor, Bradlees, and Kmart, and to a lesser extent, Petrie Stores and Shoetown, will begin to close locations throughout the state, leaving large blocks of stores available.
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