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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:
      972
      Messages:
      14,380
      Latest: Trade customer account question WillDH, Aug 22, 2014 at 11:21 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:
      11,500
      Messages:
      93,053
      Latest: Sentier information idrissa, Aug 22, 2014 at 9:02 AM
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    3. Products & Trends

      Discuss wholesale products, supplies and trends impacting local and international trade markets.
      Discussions:
      4,395
      Messages:
      39,040
      Latest: Found a new product- now what? Andrei B, Aug 20, 2014 at 1:28 PM
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    4. Dropshipping

      Discuss dropshipping, find dropshippers, source products and exchange experiences, resources & advice all in the dropship forum.
      Discussions:
      2,608
      Messages:
      27,478
      Latest: Computers, laptops & tablets dropshipper Kelvin Forbes, Aug 21, 2014 at 7:59 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:
      2,472
      Messages:
      17,562
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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:
      1,173
      Messages:
      11,234
      Latest: Need a sourcing agent Dean, Aug 22, 2014 at 12:30 PM
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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:
      4,106
      Messages:
      35,201
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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:
      332
      Messages:
      2,279
      Latest: Trade Show Directory Amy Degnan, Aug 19, 2014 at 2:02 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:
      2,341
      Messages:
      27,744
      Latest: Aliexpress Scam E WOLF, Aug 22, 2014 at 10:26 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:
      4,649
      Messages:
      48,075
      Latest: Interest rate percentage on 100 items? Myself Gaurav, Aug 21, 2014 at 7:17 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:
      10,820
      Messages:
      119,672
      Latest: It's done: closed my eBay account oaten101, Aug 22, 2014 at 10:01 AM
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    3. Retail

      Discuss retailing your products, opening a store and talking about the state of the highstreet.
      Discussions:
      86
      Messages:
      1,179
      Latest: Unsaleable stock Mesmeric-Wholesale, Aug 16, 2014 at 12:02 AM
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    4. E-Commerce

      Discuss E-Commerce related topics including setting up an online store, website design & development and more.
      Discussions:
      7,300
      Messages:
      73,203
      Latest: How to import customers email addresses? KrishTechnoLabs, Aug 21, 2014 at 11:11 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:
      485
      Messages:
      4,600
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    6. Legal, Insurance & Issues

      Business law forum including contracts, employment issues, health & safety, IP, trademarks and copyright queries.
      Discussions:
      412
      Messages:
      3,635
      Latest: Product Liability cdrusso, Aug 1, 2014
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    7. Money, Accounts & Finance

      Business finance forum including advice on accounting, bookkeeping, taxes, banking and more.
      Discussions:
      620
      Messages:
      6,176
      Latest: Calculating sales margin Mesmeric-Wholesale, Aug 16, 2014 at 12:07 AM
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    8. Business News & Resources

      Business news forum and resources to help you in business.
      Discussions:
      298
      Messages:
      3,200
      Latest: The small firms run from self-storage units Sc0tty, Aug 21, 2014 at 2:27 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:
      2,371
      Messages:
      18,636
      Latest: 36x IBM Laptops Intel Core 2 Duo and Intel... nicr4m, Aug 21, 2014 at 12:53 PM
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    2. Consumer Electronics

      Stock marketplace featuring wholesale electronics, wholesale cameras & wholesale TVs & other consumer electronics.
      Discussions:
      3,140
      Messages:
      25,838
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    3. Cosmetics, Fragrances, Health & Beauty

      Features stock lots of wholesale cosmetics, wholesale fragrances and health & beauty wholesale.
      Discussions:
      551
      Messages:
      7,466
      Latest: TLC Clinique Offer - Limited Quantities TLC Wholesale, Aug 21, 2014 at 12:51 PM
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    4. Designer Brands & Unbranded Clothing

      Stock offers for wholesale clothing, wholesale clothes, ex-catalogue dresses & designer brand clothing.
      Discussions:
      7,025
      Messages:
      53,441
      Latest: Zara Shoes Fast Fashion Outlet, Aug 22, 2014 at 12:15 PM
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    5. Fashion Accessories & Footwear

      Marketplace featuring wholesale shoes, wholesale footwear, hats & sunglasses & fashion accessories.
      Discussions:
      930
      Messages:
      5,036
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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:
      3,714
      Messages:
      43,827
      Latest: Best PC Games wholesale platform -... jamie spurway, Aug 22, 2014 at 11:59 AM
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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:
      339
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    8. Home & Garden

      Marketplace featuring stock pallets of wholesale garden equipment, wholesale garden furniture plus home & garden wholesale.
      Discussions:
      786
      Messages:
      1,824
      Latest: Wholesale Joblot of 736 Plastic Drink... Rachel Lixton, Aug 18, 2014 at 7:09 PM
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    9. Jewellery & Watches

      Features stock lots of wholesale jewellery, wholesale watches, rings, bracelets & fashionable jewels.
      Discussions:
      922
      Messages:
      3,730
      Latest: Wholesale Joblot of 10 FCUK Chain And Stone... WCUK, Aug 22, 2014 at 4:09 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:
      4,591
      Messages:
      31,027
      Latest: Mailing List for Wholesale Smartphones,... AlPal, Aug 22, 2014 at 5:00 AM
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    11. Sports & Leisure

      Stock offers for wholesale sports, wholesale sporting goods, sports clothing, accessories & sports equipment.
      Discussions:
      120
      Messages:
      1,084
      Latest: Stock list (sportswear) hakam, Aug 17, 2014 at 5:35 PM
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    12. Toys & Gadgets

      Features stock offers of wholesale toys, wholesale gadgets, kids toys and baby toys.
      Discussions:
      2,727
      Messages:
      14,596
      Latest: Wholesale Topps Match Attax Cards 2014/15 plusmarketing, Aug 20, 2014 at 8:34 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:
      302
      Messages:
      1,900
      Latest: Wholesaler of hand / power tools and car... escadoo, Aug 22, 2014 at 12:45 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:
      20,250
      Messages:
      83,155
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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:
      1,057
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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:
      85
      Messages:
      744
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    4. Services Wanted

      Request services for your business in this forum.
      Discussions:
      303
      Messages:
      1,842
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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:
      11,702
      Messages:
      103,255
      Latest: New guy on the forum - Hello :) Gary, Aug 22, 2014 at 11:03 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:
      8,955
      Messages:
      116,300
      Latest: Gold mining electronics phone etc extracting... kyle6uk, Aug 18, 2014 at 5:35 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:
      1,163
      Messages:
      11,345
      Latest: Looking to get some feedback Andrei B, Aug 20, 2014 at 11:09 AM
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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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