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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:
      939
      Messages:
      14,433
      Latest: Wholesalers - certificate of authenticity? leocraig, Apr 17, 2014 at 9:21 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:
      11,421
      Messages:
      92,576
      Latest: How to identify whether the jewelry... lester.g, Apr 17, 2014 at 10:26 AM
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    3. Products & Trends

      Discuss wholesale products, supplies and trends impacting local and international trade markets.
      Discussions:
      4,392
      Messages:
      39,012
      Latest: How are people able to sell game time/codes... jedi777, Apr 15, 2014 at 2:18 PM
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    4. Dropshipping

      Discuss dropshipping, find dropshippers, source products and exchange experiences, resources & advice all in the dropship forum.
      Discussions:
      2,562
      Messages:
      27,084
      Latest: Headsets, shoes & shirts tinny, Apr 17, 2014 at 7:17 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:
      2,423
      Messages:
      17,323
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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:
      1,143
      Messages:
      11,149
      Latest: Did you consider sourcing clothes in Korea? Kkami.nl, Apr 17, 2014 at 9:58 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:
      4,053
      Messages:
      34,888
      Latest: Shipping from China esoekadis, Apr 16, 2014 at 6:20 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:
      327
      Messages:
      2,262
      Latest: Trade Show Directory Rick Hewitt, Apr 11, 2014 at 10:22 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:
      2,338
      Messages:
      27,743
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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:
      4,547
      Messages:
      47,422
      Latest: Setting up an Accounting System haymaker2k, Apr 14, 2014 at 9:51 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:
      10,546
      Messages:
      116,744
      Latest: Web interpret? Are they as bad as I have... Dave, Apr 17, 2014 at 10:27 AM
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    3. Retail

      Discuss retailing your products, opening a store and talking about the state of the highstreet.
      Discussions:
      82
      Messages:
      1,150
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    4. E-Commerce

      Discuss E-Commerce related topics including setting up an online store, website design & development and more.
      Discussions:
      7,262
      Messages:
      72,861
      Latest: My first e Commerce shop! fuweijiang1988, Apr 17, 2014 at 3:47 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:
      466
      Messages:
      4,462
      Latest: Google+ Directory for TWF Members SherryF, Apr 15, 2014 at 1:39 PM
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    6. Legal, Insurance & Issues

      Business law forum including contracts, employment issues, health & safety, IP, trademarks and copyright queries.
      Discussions:
      400
      Messages:
      3,566
      Latest: Selling USB cables and the law Pete, Apr 14, 2014 at 7:44 PM
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    7. Money, Accounts & Finance

      Business finance forum including advice on accounting, bookkeeping, taxes, banking and more.
      Discussions:
      607
      Messages:
      6,145
      Latest: Need some help in Invoicing and book keeping? Pete, Apr 14, 2014 at 11:52 PM
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    8. Business News & Resources

      Business news forum and resources to help you in business.
      Discussions:
      295
      Messages:
      3,163
      Latest: Registering as Self Employed - A Quick Guide madhumita, Apr 17, 2014 at 10:22 AM
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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:
      2,331
      Messages:
      18,515
      Latest: Sure to Sell CT43 4.3 inch Child's Tablet... Pete, Apr 16, 2014 at 1:10 PM
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    2. Consumer Electronics

      Stock marketplace featuring wholesale electronics, wholesale cameras & wholesale TVs & other consumer electronics.
      Discussions:
      3,044
      Messages:
      25,241
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    3. Cosmetics, Fragrances, Health & Beauty

      Features stock lots of wholesale cosmetics, wholesale fragrances and health & beauty wholesale.
      Discussions:
      499
      Messages:
      7,181
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    4. Designer Brands & Unbranded Clothing

      Stock offers for wholesale clothing, wholesale clothes, ex-catalogue dresses & designer brand clothing.
      Discussions:
      6,838
      Messages:
      52,819
      Latest: Bench Bikinis - Perfect for Summer!! David Bloor, Apr 16, 2014 at 3:56 PM
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    5. Fashion Accessories & Footwear

      Marketplace featuring wholesale shoes, wholesale footwear, hats & sunglasses & fashion accessories.
      Discussions:
      693
      Messages:
      4,700
      Latest: 140416 | Clearance Sale | up to -95% glamsale.eu, Apr 17, 2014 at 8:56 AM
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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:
      3,702
      Messages:
      43,479
      Latest: Xbox Live 1 Months silky, Apr 16, 2014 at 9:13 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:
      39
      Messages:
      290
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    8. Home & Garden

      Marketplace featuring stock pallets of wholesale garden equipment, wholesale garden furniture plus home & garden wholesale.
      Discussions:
      675
      Messages:
      1,658
      Latest: Joblot of 72 Colony Buttercup Scented... WCUK, Apr 16, 2014 at 11:46 AM
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    9. Jewellery & Watches

      Features stock lots of wholesale jewellery, wholesale watches, rings, bracelets & fashionable jewels.
      Discussions:
      420
      Messages:
      3,172
      Latest: Special Offer | D&G -75% madhumita, Apr 17, 2014 at 10:32 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:
      4,513
      Messages:
      30,682
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    11. Sports & Leisure

      Stock offers for wholesale sports, wholesale sporting goods, sports clothing, accessories & sports equipment.
      Discussions:
      105
      Messages:
      1,025
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    12. Toys & Gadgets

      Features stock offers of wholesale toys, wholesale gadgets, kids toys and baby toys.
      Discussions:
      2,682
      Messages:
      14,441
      Latest: Pillow Pets Cuddly Brand New Stock Laura Panainte, Apr 17, 2014 at 10:19 AM
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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:
      249
      Messages:
      1,765
      Latest: Exacon Cables Brand New Surplus Stock Laura Panainte, Apr 17, 2014 at 10:28 AM
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    14. Single Units & Non-tangible Goods

      Variety of goods all available in single unit quantities from our advertisers.
      Discussions:
      36
      Messages:
      1,047
      Latest: Ticket Masters Giftcard - £200 value EpicWholesale, Apr 14, 2014 at 8:12 PM
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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:
      19,953
      Messages:
      82,283
      Latest: Xbox Live £50 Gift Card AFF, Apr 17, 2014 at 10:32 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:
      63
      Messages:
      1,053
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    2. E-Commerce Services

      Offers on website design & development, web hosting, shopping carts, online marketing and more.
      Discussions:
      597
      Messages:
      8,571
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    3. Sourcing & Freight Services

      Offers on wholesale sourcing, agents & brokers. Also features providers of freight and logistic services.
      Discussions:
      84
      Messages:
      726
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    4. Services Wanted

      Request services for your business in this forum.
      Discussions:
      292
      Messages:
      1,804
      Latest: Can anyone advise me please ? MR_OK, Apr 15, 2014 at 9:16 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:
      11,556
      Messages:
      102,714
      Latest: Newbie interested in Beauty Care madhumita, Apr 17, 2014 at 10:06 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:
      8,882
      Messages:
      115,470
      Latest: Oh, Oh ! I hope you don't have a Virgin... Gary, Apr 16, 2014 at 8:37 PM
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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:
      1,154
      Messages:
      11,313
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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:
      229
      Messages:
      5,338
      Latest: TWF is HeartBleed Bug Safe Dugi, Apr 11, 2014 at 7:37 PM
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