Jobber

Jobber

[job-er]

A jobber may refer to:

  • In the United States, an intermediary in the apparel industry who buys excess merchandise from manufacturers and brand owners and sells to retailers at prices that are typically 20-70% below wholesale. Because of the emergence of the discount retail sector since the 1990s, jobbers have grown in stature and are more appropriately referred to as "off-price specialists."
  • Jobber (fuel), a middleman in the fuel industry
  • Job (professional wrestling), the deliberate loss of a match
  • Stockjobber, a dealer in financial securities
  • Jobbing house, a type of wholesale business
  • Jobber, a length of drill bit (Drill bit sizes)
  • Jobber, early twentieth century colloquial expression meaning a middleman (generalized) or go to man



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