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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:
      964
      Messages:
      14,349
      Latest: Basic techniques in buying wholesale floyd_dias, Jul 29, 2014 at 8:56 AM
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    2. Suppliers

      Find wholesale suppliers, trade distributors & manufactures. Features wholesale supplier reviews, wholesaler leads, trade experiences & due-diligence advice.
      Discussions:
      11,484
      Messages:
      92,989
      Latest: First meeting with a buyer from a large UK... Gary, Jul 30, 2014 at 1:08 AM
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    3. Products & Trends

      Discuss wholesale products, supplies and trends impacting local and international trade markets.
      Discussions:
      4,396
      Messages:
      39,058
      Latest: Checking quality of a perfume Rekha Kapur, Jul 28, 2014 at 2:21 PM
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    4. Dropshipping

      Discuss dropshipping, find dropshippers, source products and exchange experiences, resources & advice all in the dropship forum.
      Discussions:
      2,603
      Messages:
      27,476
      Latest: Sources to find dropshippers Iusi, Jul 29, 2014 at 3:52 PM
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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:
      2,465
      Messages:
      17,544
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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:
      1,163
      Messages:
      11,286
      Latest: Legitimate CE certificate desantos, Jul 29, 2014 at 3:40 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:
      4,100
      Messages:
      35,203
      Latest: Cheapest express courier to USA and Australia MSFB, Jul 29, 2014 at 9:37 AM
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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:
      331
      Messages:
      2,280
      Latest: Trade Show Directory Djordy, Jul 12, 2014
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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:
      2,339
      Messages:
      27,777
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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:
      4,635
      Messages:
      48,006
      Latest: Need Bottling Company Melissa H, Jul 28, 2014 at 1:07 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:
      10,781
      Messages:
      119,294
      Latest: Sole Trader or Ltd Co Simple Aquatics, Jul 29, 2014 at 8:11 PM
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    3. Retail

      Discuss retailing your products, opening a store and talking about the state of the highstreet.
      Discussions:
      86
      Messages:
      1,176
      Latest: Genuine Cash and Carry ? Saff, Jul 24, 2014 at 11:58 PM
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    4. E-Commerce

      Discuss E-Commerce related topics including setting up an online store, website design & development and more.
      Discussions:
      7,294
      Messages:
      73,128
      Latest: Logo Re-Sizing for Default Template in Open... Ross, Jul 27, 2014 at 7:51 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:
      484
      Messages:
      4,597
      Latest: Which domain to use? psxgamer, Jul 27, 2014 at 2:46 PM
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    6. Legal, Insurance & Issues

      Business law forum including contracts, employment issues, health & safety, IP, trademarks and copyright queries.
      Discussions:
      411
      Messages:
      3,634
      Latest: Concerns over CE marking ldgc, Jul 25, 2014 at 3:17 PM
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    7. Money, Accounts & Finance

      Business finance forum including advice on accounting, bookkeeping, taxes, banking and more.
      Discussions:
      618
      Messages:
      6,176
      Latest: VAT flat Rate scheme Exporting to EU ROW Saff, Jul 25, 2014 at 12:06 AM
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    8. Business News & Resources

      Business news forum and resources to help you in business.
      Discussions:
      298
      Messages:
      3,190
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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:
      2,361
      Messages:
      18,595
      Latest: Windows 7 SP1 Professional License Keys jedi777, Jul 29, 2014 at 7:49 PM
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    2. Consumer Electronics

      Stock marketplace featuring wholesale electronics, wholesale cameras & wholesale TVs & other consumer electronics.
      Discussions:
      3,126
      Messages:
      25,746
      Latest: 1 day only madness offer! Graded Electrical, Jul 29, 2014 at 10:28 AM
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    3. Cosmetics, Fragrances, Health & Beauty

      Features stock lots of wholesale cosmetics, wholesale fragrances and health & beauty wholesale.
      Discussions:
      543
      Messages:
      7,423
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    4. Designer Brands & Unbranded Clothing

      Stock offers for wholesale clothing, wholesale clothes, ex-catalogue dresses & designer brand clothing.
      Discussions:
      6,997
      Messages:
      53,351
      Latest: Authentic Men's G-Star T-Shirts Raynando, Jul 30, 2014 at 12:09 AM
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    5. Fashion Accessories & Footwear

      Marketplace featuring wholesale shoes, wholesale footwear, hats & sunglasses & fashion accessories.
      Discussions:
      911
      Messages:
      4,985
      Latest: HandBags & Manbag Clearance offer UK stock Erik, Jul 29, 2014 at 2:16 PM
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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:
      3,709
      Messages:
      43,743
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    7. Giftware, Seasonal & Occasional

      Features offers on wholesale giftware and seasonal goods for Christmas, Birthday's, Halloween and Easter.
      Discussions:
      53
      Messages:
      340
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    8. Home & Garden

      Marketplace featuring stock pallets of wholesale garden equipment, wholesale garden furniture plus home & garden wholesale.
      Discussions:
      784
      Messages:
      1,816
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    9. Jewellery & Watches

      Features stock lots of wholesale jewellery, wholesale watches, rings, bracelets & fashionable jewels.
      Discussions:
      834
      Messages:
      3,642
      Latest: Wholesale Joblot of 10 FCUK Chain And Stone... WCUK, Jul 29, 2014 at 10:30 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:
      4,581
      Messages:
      30,956
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    11. Sports & Leisure

      Stock offers for wholesale sports, wholesale sporting goods, sports clothing, accessories & sports equipment.
      Discussions:
      118
      Messages:
      1,072
      Latest: Stock list (sportswear) naweewan, Jul 29, 2014 at 8:13 PM
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    12. Toys & Gadgets

      Features stock offers of wholesale toys, wholesale gadgets, kids toys and baby toys.
      Discussions:
      2,724
      Messages:
      14,591
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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:
      296
      Messages:
      1,881
      Latest: sky remotes from £2! Graded Electrical, Jul 29, 2014 at 9:55 AM
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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:
      20,183
      Messages:
      82,977
      Latest: Wrestling Tights Fancy Dress Gary, Jul 30, 2014 at 1:10 AM
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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:
      64
      Messages:
      1,056
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    2. E-Commerce Services

      Offers on website design & development, web hosting, shopping carts, online marketing and more.
      Discussions:
      601
      Messages:
      8,593
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    3. Sourcing & Freight Services

      Offers on wholesale sourcing, agents & brokers. Also features providers of freight and logistic services.
      Discussions:
      85
      Messages:
      741
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    4. Services Wanted

      Request services for your business in this forum.
      Discussions:
      301
      Messages:
      1,837
      Latest: eBay Template Needed Gary, Jul 24, 2014 at 1:14 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:
      11,677
      Messages:
      103,216
      Latest: myself 2 words Jenilee, Jul 30, 2014 at 3:18 AM
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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:
      8,949
      Messages:
      116,279
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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:
      1,161
      Messages:
      11,350
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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:
      5,384
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