Consumer facts for kids

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For the use of "consumer" in biology, see Heterotroph.

Consumer means someone who consumes, or uses, something. What they buy so they can consume it is called merchandise or goods and services. These consumer goods are produced in the economy and selling them is called "retail". An example of a consumer is someone buying a cake from a bakery.

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