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    On/Upon/Per

    "On order of PXP[a company], Z[another company] undertakes to supply the following products."

    Is "on" used correctly above? Could one use "upon"? How about "per"?

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    Re: On/Upon/Per

    Quote Originally Posted by Gillnetter View Post
    How are you using "order", as a direct command (on the order of the police) or, as a promise to purchase (the company ordered 15 cases of beer)?

    Per the order received from PXP, Z undertakes to supply the followng products. PURCHASE.

    On the order of PXP, Z undertakes to supply the following products. PXP has demanded that Z do this task.
    I'm not sure I'm using it in either of the senses you mentioned. It's an order in the sense of a company ordering a product from another company. One company is placing an order and another is processing it.

    Maybe there's isn't a preposition in English that expresses that; I'm not sure.

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    Re: On/Upon/Per

    I guess one would have to say "upon request."

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    Re: On/Upon/Per

    Quote Originally Posted by Jasmin165 View Post
    I guess one would have to say "upon request."
    I would say, "As per the order from PXP, X undertakes..."

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    Re: On/Upon/Per

    You could also say, "In accordance with the order..."

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    Re: On/Upon/Per

    Quote Originally Posted by bhaisahab View Post
    You could also say, "In accordance with the order..."
    Your suggestions don't exactly express what I'm trying to express, which is something like this: "whenever PXP places an order, Z will supply the following products." Is there a different way of expressing "whenever PXP places an order"? Perhaps "on/upon placement of an order by PXP"?

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