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Shades of Gray: MAP Avoidance Tricks, Gray Market Sellers, and How to Beat Them

Resellers often want to offer products at competitive prices, and for good reason. Being the low price leader is a quick way to see an uptick in sales. But this can come at a steep cost down the line for their brand value and that of their suppliers. True or not, low cost is often conflated with low quality, and a reseller that focuses on low pricing risks damaging their reputation.