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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:
      985
      Messages:
      14,442
      Latest: Can any wholesalers help please? MY OFFICE IN CHINA, Oct 25, 2014 at 12:01 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:
      11,541
      Messages:
      93,324
      Latest: Avent, Tommee Tippee, Dr Browns wholesale Ghyslaine, Oct 25, 2014 at 4:09 PM
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    3. Products & Trends

      Discuss wholesale products, supplies and trends impacting local and international trade markets.
      Discussions:
      4,405
      Messages:
      39,107
      Latest: Toys - Personal Inventory Amy@Filplastic, Oct 21, 2014 at 1:44 PM
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    4. Dropshipping

      Discuss dropshipping, find dropshippers, source products and exchange experiences, resources & advice all in the dropship forum.
      Discussions:
      2,630
      Messages:
      27,684
      Latest: www.overstock.com experiences? C Dawg, Oct 25, 2014 at 6:32 AM
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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:
      2,506
      Messages:
      17,700
      Latest: Triangle Sales Taxes and Duties Madwish, Oct 25, 2014 at 1:45 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:
      1,200
      Messages:
      11,359
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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:
      4,127
      Messages:
      35,338
      Latest: Online Payments - Market Research Mugshot, Oct 25, 2014 at 8:50 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:
      336
      Messages:
      2,293
      Latest: Webinar: Building An Email Marketing Plan... Erik, Oct 24, 2014 at 3:48 PM
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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:
      2,345
      Messages:
      27,771
      Latest: Alibaba scam? Transfashions, Oct 24, 2014 at 3:02 AM
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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:
      4,685
      Messages:
      48,241
      Latest: Does a Business need to be active? carpetcrawler77, Oct 25, 2014 at 10:49 AM
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    2. eBay, Amazon & Online Marketplaces

      Discuss eBay, Amazon Marketplace, eBid, QXL and other popular online marketplaces within this category.
      Discussions:
      10,928
      Messages:
      120,514
      Latest: eBay improvements to out of stock items. GDUK, Oct 25, 2014 at 11:08 AM
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    3. Retail

      Discuss retailing your products, opening a store and talking about the state of the highstreet.
      Discussions:
      89
      Messages:
      1,240
      Latest: 7 November = d-day Icclebits, Oct 18, 2014
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    4. E-Commerce

      Discuss E-Commerce related topics including setting up an online store, website design & development and more.
      Discussions:
      7,326
      Messages:
      73,401
      Latest: Getting a domain and a business e-mail. NPNG, Oct 25, 2014 at 1:19 AM
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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:
      496
      Messages:
      4,676
      Latest: Anyone interested for cross advertising ? night rider, Oct 25, 2014 at 12:03 PM
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    6. Legal, Insurance & Issues

      Business law forum including contracts, employment issues, health & safety, IP, trademarks and copyright queries.
      Discussions:
      418
      Messages:
      3,646
      Latest: Non compete contract business legalities PM123, Oct 23, 2014 at 6:45 PM
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    7. Money, Accounts & Finance

      Business finance forum including advice on accounting, bookkeeping, taxes, banking and more.
      Discussions:
      626
      Messages:
      6,197
      Latest: Pensions - Who has one? PeteRoll80, Oct 24, 2014 at 8:34 AM
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    8. Business News & Resources

      Business news forum and resources to help you in business.
      Discussions:
      301
      Messages:
      3,230
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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:
      2,384
      Messages:
      18,660
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    2. Consumer Electronics

      Stock marketplace featuring wholesale electronics, wholesale cameras & wholesale TVs & other consumer electronics.
      Discussions:
      3,213
      Messages:
      26,090
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    3. Cosmetics, Fragrances, Health & Beauty

      Features stock lots of wholesale cosmetics, wholesale fragrances and health & beauty wholesale.
      Discussions:
      565
      Messages:
      7,516
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    4. Designer Brands & Unbranded Clothing

      Stock offers for wholesale clothing, wholesale clothes, ex-catalogue dresses & designer brand clothing.
      Discussions:
      7,095
      Messages:
      53,726
      Latest: Adidas Phantom Trainer ASL Express, Oct 24, 2014 at 4:39 PM
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    5. Fashion Accessories & Footwear

      Marketplace featuring wholesale shoes, wholesale footwear, hats & sunglasses & fashion accessories.
      Discussions:
      982
      Messages:
      5,154
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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:
      3,747
      Messages:
      43,999
      Latest: World of Warcraft 60 Days time Card EU Fr33dom, Oct 24, 2014 at 11:09 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:
      344
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    8. Home & Garden

      Marketplace featuring stock pallets of wholesale garden equipment, wholesale garden furniture plus home & garden wholesale.
      Discussions:
      803
      Messages:
      1,866
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    9. Jewellery & Watches

      Features stock lots of wholesale jewellery, wholesale watches, rings, bracelets & fashionable jewels.
      Discussions:
      1,143
      Messages:
      3,996
      Latest: Wholesale Joblot 10 French Connection... WCUK, Oct 24, 2014 at 10:51 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:
      4,639
      Messages:
      31,156
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    11. Sports & Leisure

      Stock offers for wholesale sports, wholesale sporting goods, sports clothing, accessories & sports equipment.
      Discussions:
      128
      Messages:
      1,173
      Latest: Stock list (sportswear) punikum, Oct 25, 2014 at 9:07 AM
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    12. Toys & Gadgets

      Features stock offers of wholesale toys, wholesale gadgets, kids toys and baby toys.
      Discussions:
      2,781
      Messages:
      14,688
      Latest: 99p Clearance Toy Auctions from Risus... ladyvgw, Oct 23, 2014 at 10:50 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:
      1,959
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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:
      20,402
      Messages:
      83,529
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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:
      68
      Messages:
      1,065
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    2. E-Commerce Services

      Offers on website design & development, web hosting, shopping carts, online marketing and more.
      Discussions:
      601
      Messages:
      8,599
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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:
      749
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    4. Services Wanted

      Request services for your business in this forum.
      Discussions:
      307
      Messages:
      1,848
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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:
      11,777
      Messages:
      103,493
      Latest: Hello... Stuff_Plus_Direct, Oct 24, 2014 at 4:32 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:
      8,967
      Messages:
      116,432
      Latest: A techy question for ther computer buffs -... liamhawes, Oct 24, 2014 at 10:30 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:
      1,169
      Messages:
      11,380
      Latest: Advertising Dean, Oct 14, 2014
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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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