vertical integration

vertical integration
absorption into a single firm of several firms involved in all aspects of a product's manufacture from raw materials to distribution
Derivationally related forms: ↑vertical
Hypernyms: ↑consolidation, ↑integration

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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