Finance and Administration

Bulk Quantity Discount

UNCP Bookstore Policy BK 01 98

Purpose:  To provide guidance for discounting merchandise sold in bulk quantity.

Scope: This policy applies to all UNC Pembroke groups and departments.

Policy: Discounts are allowed on regular priced merchandise bought in bulk quantities. Textbooks, computer hardware and computer software are exempt from discounts. Provided a regular markup has been taken to establish the retail price, bulk discounts will be determined as follows:

Retail Price of Item
Minimum Qty. 10% Discount
Minimum Qty. 20% Discount
$ 1.00 - $ 2.50
50
100
$ 2.51 - $ 5.00
25
50
$ 5.01 - $10.00
15
30
$10.01 - $20.00
10
20
$20.01 - $40.00
5
10
$40.01 - $60.00
3
6
$60.01 and above
Approval by Management
Approval by Management