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retail (sales): commerce, small-scale sales, (sales) to end customers
noun, adjective
retail trade selling products directly to the final customer
to retail (at): to be sold (at); to cost, to have the commercial price (of)
This bracelet retails at $4,000.
retailer: seller, someone who sells to the general public
The retailers are angry with us because we forgot to send them the new stock.

Pronunciation examples
UK: I would rather die than work in retail.
US: This cologne retails at 900 dollars per bottle.

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