Beauty products consultant – door-to-door sales
Beauty products representative – home sales
Canvasser – retail
Catalogue agent – retail
Catalogue sales agent – retail
Cleaning products salesperson – door-to-door sales
Cosmetics demonstrator – retail
Cosmetics salesperson – home sales
Demonstrator – retail
Direct distributor – retail
Food demonstrator – retail
Home demonstrator – retail
Magazine distribution agent – retail
Magazine subscription solicitor
Newspaper vendor – street sales
Subscription agent – retail
Telephone sales agent
Telephone sales clerk
Workers in other sales related occupations sell goods or services during home demonstrations or by telephone soliciting, retail exhibitions or street vending. They are employed by a wide range of retail and wholesale establishments, manufacturers, telemarketing companies and call centres, or they may be self-employed.
This group performs some or all of the following duties:
Contact potential customers by phone or through personal contacts, demonstrate and sell products directly to individual customers or at sales parties and deliver purchased goods to customers.
Solicit sales and sell merchandise to residents of private homes.
Set up and display merchandise on sidewalks or at public events to sell to the public.
Telephone solicitors and telemarketers
Contact businesses or private individuals, by telephone, to solicit sales for goods or services.
Arrange sales demonstration appointments, and show, describe and sell goods or services at wholesale, retail and industrial establishments, and at exhibitions, trade shows and private homes.
Source: Canada website