Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Supplier"

The meaning of "Supplier" in various phrases and sentences

Q: O que significa suppliers make life more difficult.?
A: The suppliers are giving them trouble, so they cannot distribute in Japan.

Can you provide what the product is? It might help explain why there are restrictions
Q: O que significa suppliers ?
A: (also supplier [singular]) a company or person that provides a particular product.
Q: O que significa to sway suppliers ?
A: "Sway" can mean "persuade"
Q: O que significa a supplier has recently sent you the wrong stock on three separate occasions?
A: 最近,一个供应商有三次发错货。(是发给你货的)。
Q: O que significa a supplier of electronic component and display solutions?
A: a stock of a resource from which a person or place can be provided with the necessary amount of that resource.

Synonyms of "Supplier" and their differences

Q: Qual é a diferença entre supplier e producer ?
A: Supplier gives you the product, the producer makes the product. They are often the same entity, but not always.
Restaurants don't generally buy food directly from farmers, there is a middle man that acts as the supplier.
Q: Qual é a diferença entre supplier e retailer ?
A: I mean the situation with COVID-19?
Q: Qual é a diferença entre supplier e vendor ?
A: supplier: company, person, etc. that provides things that people want or need.
vendor: someone who’s selling something.
Q: Qual é a diferença entre supplier e provider ?
A: Supplier is limited to goods. Provider can be used for both goods and services.
Q: Qual é a diferença entre supplier e vendor ?
A: A vendor sells something.
A supplier provides something.

With any sale/purchase you could use either.
(A vendor is always also a supplier. A supplier is also a vendor unless they are providing something for free)

In practice i would use "vendor" for any legal business that sells to the public. i would use "supplier" for any other business.

Translations of "Supplier"

Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)?
Dear supplier,

Kindly try to understand our side as we both know the current situation due the pandemic And our sales is not too high we are also affected this situation.

Please i want you to cooperate for the meantime
Help correct my sentence
A: Dear supplier,

Kindly try to understand our side as we both know the current situation due to the pandemic. Our sales are not too high because we are also affected in this situation.
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (RU)? 我已经email 了enquiry 给一个supplier ,但是他并没有回复我,我想打电话去follow up 。电话里头,我应该怎么跟supplier 说?
A: I already sent an enquiry via email to the supplier, but he hasn't gotten back in contact with me. I would like to call to follow up. How would I be able to speak with the supplier?

Other questions about "Supplier"

Q: I decide which supplier we purchase our new products. soa natural?
A:

Oh then...

I decide which supplier will sell us our products.

OR

I decide which supplier we purchase our products from.

OR

I decide which supplier we’ll be buying from.

OR

I decide who our supplier will be.
Q: We are sorry to rush you but could you please ask the supplier to update the current status again?

As our customer is waiting for a long time, we have to re-inform it.
soa natural?
A: "We are sorry to rush you, but could you please ask the supplier to update us on the current status again?

As our customer has been waiting for a long time, we have to re-inform them."

I understand that the "it" at the end was referring to the status, but the sentence makes it sound like "it" is referring to the customer
Q: I was thinking whether it would be better to change our supplier to cut the cost. soa natural?
A: Perfectly acceptable, but this is an alternative version to consider:

"I was thinking of whether it would be better to change our supplier to cut costs"

Other concise alternatives:

"We should consider changing suppliers to cut costs"

"I think it would be best if we change suppliers to cut costs"

"I was thinking that we should change suppliers to cut costs"
Q: The supplier denied to furnishing any raw material to the manufacturer in debt. soa natural?
A: "Deny" is usually used when referring to an act committed by someone. "He denied that he had taken the iPad from Mr Brown's rucksack". "The drunk man was denied access to the aeroplane".
Q: Why don't you ask our suppliers to replace the spagetti with another item they are providing? soa natural?
A: Perfectly fine although remember that it's spelled "spaghetti".

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