Meaning : New Old Stock
Category : Business
Sub Category : Retail
What does NOS mean or stand for ?
NOS is used to describe items and products are not manufactured or sold anymore but are still stocked by stores.These NOS items are untouched and still box packed but are kept in reserve to be sold at a premium for people who need it.These may include collectors and hobby enthusiasts.
It could refer to spare parts for an old car,or a needle pin of a record player.These are still available on the internet and in retail shops,unused and in mint condition.They are rare and hard to find however and command a steep price.
NOS in Numbers – NOS is also the full form of numbers.It is used like when we say – ” Give me the serial nos. of those cards”