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Wholesalers & Wholesale Suppliers UK Forum – The Wholesale Forums

  1. Wholesale & Trade Forums

    Discuss wholesale and International trade topics.
    1. General Wholesale

      Discuss general wholesale topics that are not catered for in other sub-categories.
      Discussions:
      981
      Messages:
      14,411
      Latest: They are not at there desk right now. Joseph Wilkinson, Oct 1, 2014 at 10:54 PM
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    2. Suppliers

      Find wholesale suppliers, trade distributors & manufactures. Features wholesale supplier reviews, wholesaler leads, trade experiences & due-diligence advice.
      Discussions:
      11,527
      Messages:
      93,242
      Latest: We are reliable wholesalers - we supply to... pawly38, Oct 1, 2014 at 9:16 PM
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    3. Products & Trends

      Discuss wholesale products, supplies and trends impacting local and international trade markets.
      Discussions:
      4,400
      Messages:
      39,081
      Latest: Advice! Charles@business, Sep 29, 2014 at 4:11 PM
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    4. Dropshipping

      Discuss dropshipping, find dropshippers, source products and exchange experiences, resources & advice all in the dropship forum.
      Discussions:
      2,620
      Messages:
      27,572
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    5. Import & Export

      Discuss importing and exporting goods to and from overseas. Features help and advice on taxes, duties, customs, licences and regulatory compliance for importers and exporters trading internationally.
      Discussions:
      2,490
      Messages:
      17,639
      Latest: Some advice about buyers KristofN, Sep 30, 2014 at 7:38 PM
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    6. China Sourcing

      Discuss product sourcing in China, find China suppliers, trading companies and manufacturers and learn how to successfully import goods from China. Features expert sourcing guides from GlobalSources.com
      Discussions:
      1,190
      Messages:
      11,316
      Latest: Personal ideas on sourcing from China James0806, Sep 30, 2014 at 9:08 AM
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    7. Payment & Shipping

      Discuss payment services and shipping methods in here. Do you want an opinion on a payment method? Confused as to how a payment method works? Need advice with organising shipping? Get help and advice in here.
      Discussions:
      4,116
      Messages:
      35,268
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    8. Trade Shows, Fairs & Exhibitions

      Discuss local and International trade shows, fairs and exhibitions. Flag upcoming events, organise meet and greets and much more.
      Discussions:
      334
      Messages:
      2,283
      Latest: eCommerce Expo & Online Seller Meetup Wed... Glenn A, Sep 30, 2014 at 11:29 AM
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    9. Bad Supplier Experiences

      Formerly the Name & Shame section. Tell us your BAD supplier experiences in here. Warn others to protect the wholesale industry from rogue operations. Please only post threads with facts in here.
      Discussions:
      2,343
      Messages:
      27,740
      Latest: Alibaba scam? Gary, Sep 27, 2014 at 2:41 PM
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  2. Business Forums

    UK Business Forums featuring useful help & advice for UK small businesses.
    1. Start-ups & Business Advice

      Discuss general business topics NOT relating to wholesale in here. Thinking of starting a business? Need advice about a certain issue surrounding your business? Get practical advice and discussion in here.
      Discussions:
      4,675
      Messages:
      48,203
      Latest: Social Enterprises/Ethical businesses Made in XYZ, Oct 1, 2014 at 2:46 PM
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    2. eBay, Amazon & Online Marketplaces

      Discuss eBay, Amazon Marketplace, eBid, QXL and other popular online marketplaces within this category.
      Discussions:
      10,894
      Messages:
      120,336
      Latest: Alternatives to selling on eBay? Facebook,... Dean, Oct 1, 2014 at 9:48 PM
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    3. Retail

      Discuss retailing your products, opening a store and talking about the state of the highstreet.
      Discussions:
      88
      Messages:
      1,198
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    4. E-Commerce

      Discuss E-Commerce related topics including setting up an online store, website design & development and more.
      Discussions:
      7,319
      Messages:
      73,324
      Latest: Go Daddy vs 123 Reg - Setting up emails on... Dean, Oct 1, 2014 at 2:46 PM
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    5. Social Media, SEO/SEM & Online Marketing

      Discuss how to leverage social media, optimise your websites and market your business online.
      Discussions:
      494
      Messages:
      4,665
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    6. Legal, Insurance & Issues

      Business law forum including contracts, employment issues, health & safety, IP, trademarks and copyright queries.
      Discussions:
      416
      Messages:
      3,643
      Latest: Can I re-sell branded products? (Crayola,... emirmir, Sep 30, 2014 at 7:29 PM
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    7. Money, Accounts & Finance

      Business finance forum including advice on accounting, bookkeeping, taxes, banking and more.
      Discussions:
      624
      Messages:
      6,187
      Latest: problems with Sage accounting software Simple Aquatics, Oct 1, 2014 at 11:35 AM
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    8. Business News & Resources

      Business news forum and resources to help you in business.
      Discussions:
      301
      Messages:
      3,222
      Latest: eBay and PayPal to split up Dean, Sep 30, 2014 at 4:56 PM
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  3. Stock Marketplace

    Trade supplier offers on wholesale goods, wholesale stock, pallets and trade clearance.
    1. Computing & Networking

      Stock offers marketplace featuring wholesale computers, wholesale laptops & networking goods.
      Discussions:
      2,379
      Messages:
      18,645
      Latest: 128GB Black Swivel USB 2.0 Flash Drive... sskimins, Oct 1, 2014 at 4:16 PM
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    2. Consumer Electronics

      Stock marketplace featuring wholesale electronics, wholesale cameras & wholesale TVs & other consumer electronics.
      Discussions:
      3,177
      Messages:
      25,999
      Latest: Trust MiLa 2.0 Speaker Set sskimins, Oct 1, 2014 at 3:52 PM
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    3. Cosmetics, Fragrances, Health & Beauty

      Features stock lots of wholesale cosmetics, wholesale fragrances and health & beauty wholesale.
      Discussions:
      559
      Messages:
      7,499
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    4. Designer Brands & Unbranded Clothing

      Stock offers for wholesale clothing, wholesale clothes, ex-catalogue dresses & designer brand clothing.
      Discussions:
      7,066
      Messages:
      53,625
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    5. Fashion Accessories & Footwear

      Marketplace featuring wholesale shoes, wholesale footwear, hats & sunglasses & fashion accessories.
      Discussions:
      964
      Messages:
      5,111
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    6. Gaming & Entertainment

      Features offers on wholesale games, wholesale video games for platforms such as PS3, Xbox 360 & Nintendo Wii.
      Discussions:
      3,730
      Messages:
      43,934
      Latest: Clearance Accessories - Wii/Xbox 360/PS3 -... Oliver, Oct 1, 2014 at 12:16 PM
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    7. Giftware, Seasonal & Occasional

      Features offers on wholesale giftware and seasonal goods for Christmas, Birthday's, Halloween and Easter.
      Discussions:
      54
      Messages:
      342
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    8. Home & Garden

      Marketplace featuring stock pallets of wholesale garden equipment, wholesale garden furniture plus home & garden wholesale.
      Discussions:
      798
      Messages:
      1,856
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    9. Jewellery & Watches

      Features stock lots of wholesale jewellery, wholesale watches, rings, bracelets & fashionable jewels.
      Discussions:
      1,059
      Messages:
      3,905
      Latest: Wholesale Joblot Of 10 French Connection... WCUK, Oct 1, 2014 at 5:44 AM
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    10. Telecoms & Mobiles

      Marketplace featuring wholesale phones, wholesale mobile phones such as iPhone, Blackberry, Samsung & HTC. Plus wholesale phone accessories.
      Discussions:
      4,603
      Messages:
      31,101
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    11. Sports & Leisure

      Stock offers for wholesale sports, wholesale sporting goods, sports clothing, accessories & sports equipment.
      Discussions:
      124
      Messages:
      1,147
      Latest: Wholesale Lot 100 x Fruit of the Loom... sskimins, Sep 26, 2014 at 10:59 AM
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    12. Toys & Gadgets

      Features stock offers of wholesale toys, wholesale gadgets, kids toys and baby toys.
      Discussions:
      2,751
      Messages:
      14,650
      Latest: WowWee MiP - The First Balancing Robot Jenilee, Oct 1, 2014 at 2:00 PM
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    13. Miscellaneous & Clearance Lots

      Trade stock offers on miscellaneous wholesale goods that fall outside of top-level categories. Also features clearance lots.
      Discussions:
      324
      Messages:
      1,952
      Latest: Pet Products Brand New Obsolete Stock Laura Panainte, Sep 30, 2014 at 7:24 PM
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    14. Single Units & Non-tangible Goods

      Variety of goods all available in single unit quantities from our advertisers.
      Discussions:
      38
      Messages:
      1,053
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    15. Stock Wanted

      Post your wholesale stock requests and the community will do their best to help you find a reliable source.
      Discussions:
      20,351
      Messages:
      83,395
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  4. Services Marketplace

    Offers on business services such as E-commerce development, web design, hosting, freight & logistics, accountancy, company formation and more.
    1. Business Support Services

      Offers on other business support services including: accountancy, legal advice, company formation and more.
      Discussions:
      66
      Messages:
      1,061
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    2. E-Commerce Services

      Offers on website design & development, web hosting, shopping carts, online marketing and more.
      Discussions:
      601
      Messages:
      8,597
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    3. Sourcing & Freight Services

      Offers on wholesale sourcing, agents & brokers. Also features providers of freight and logistic services.
      Discussions:
      88
      Messages:
      747
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    4. Services Wanted

      Request services for your business in this forum.
      Discussions:
      306
      Messages:
      1,846
      Latest: Storing and dispatching organic products MDLogistics, Sep 30, 2014 at 6:55 PM
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  5. Member Forums

    These forums are exclusively for the participation of our community members. In here, members can introduce themselves or take a break from work in the lounge.
    1. Introductions

      Introduce yourself to the rest of the community and tell us a little bit about what you do and how you found us.
      Discussions:
      11,749
      Messages:
      103,410
      Latest: Getting To Know You - Answer our Questions! pisceank, Oct 1, 2014 at 2:57 PM
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    2. Lounge

      Take a break from work and discuss or share something light hearted, entertaining or interesting with other members.
      Discussions:
      8,961
      Messages:
      116,366
      Latest: Royal Mail Large Letter Digitalfever, Sep 29, 2014 at 12:52 AM
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  6. Community Forums

    Information and support regarding the community can be found in this section.
    1. Forum Support & Feedback

      If you are experiencing any technical problems using any of our community services, have a general enquiry or wish to share your feedback, please do so in here.
      Discussions:
      1,166
      Messages:
      11,360
      Latest: Help - what does the watched icon next to my... SimonN, Sep 29, 2014 at 3:52 PM
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    2. Forum News & Announcements

      If we have something important to announce or new community development to inform you of, we will generally use this forum.
      Discussions:
      237
      Messages:
      5,398
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