1. Starting Monday, 18 May, 2015, we will be implementing a new system in listing offers in the marketplace. Check the announcement here!
  2. We would like to know you better hence we made the the introductions more interesting. Would love to see you answer the questions here!
  3. We will now move all advertisers who are based outside of the UK to the International Advertisers Group. Check out the announcement here!

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.
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    2. Suppliers

      Find wholesale suppliers, trade distributors & manufactures. Features wholesale supplier reviews, wholesaler leads, trade experiences & due-diligence advice.
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    3. Products & Trends

      Discuss wholesale products, supplies and trends impacting local and international trade markets.
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      4,423
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      39,230
      Latest: Got some market research for you on... SaleHoo, Jul 1, 2015 at 1:47 AM
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    4. Dropshipping

      Discuss dropshipping, find dropshippers, source products and exchange experiences, resources & advice all in the dropship forum.
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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.
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      2,575
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      Latest: Import tax code angela123, Jul 3, 2015 at 3:23 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
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      1,245
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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.
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      4,187
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      35,636
      Latest: New to importing Power Forwarding, Jul 2, 2015 at 11:27 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.
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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.
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      2,357
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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.
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      4,780
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      48,468
      Latest: Is it better to trade B2B as a limited... nicksmith, Jul 2, 2015 at 10:55 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:
      11,165
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      122,391
      Latest: Has the heat affected sales Ed ProfitSourcery, Jul 3, 2015 at 4:06 PM
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    3. Retail

      Discuss retailing your products, opening a store and talking about the state of the highstreet.
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      100
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      Latest: Computer system/tills Gemsie-23, Jun 25, 2015
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    4. E-Commerce

      Discuss E-Commerce related topics including setting up an online store, website design & development and more.
      Discussions:
      7,382
      Messages:
      73,736
      Latest: Starting eCommerce website JermaineR8, Jun 28, 2015 at 6:40 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:
      525
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    6. Legal, Insurance & Issues

      Business law forum including contracts, employment issues, health & safety, IP, trademarks and copyright queries.
      Discussions:
      429
      Messages:
      3,690
      Latest: Possible fraudulent sale Gary, Jun 10, 2015
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    7. Money, Accounts & Finance

      Business finance forum including advice on accounting, bookkeeping, taxes, banking and more.
      Discussions:
      646
      Messages:
      6,335
      Latest: Sage One Accounts or Kashflow? Nick-D, Jul 2, 2015 at 12:22 PM
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    8. Business News & Resources

      Business news forum and resources to help you in business.
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      322
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      3,280
      Latest: Modded Android Streamers Seized by UK Police Erik, Jul 2, 2015 at 10:13 AM
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  3. Stock Marketplace

    Trade supplier offers on wholesale goods, wholesale stock, pallets and trade clearance.
    1. Cars & Automotive

      Automotive accessories, equipment, audio & car maintenance supplies

      Please Note: Your account may be affected if you breach any of our community guidelines, especially those regarding fake/unlicensed goods, goods which do not meet UK safety requirements, or otherwise illegal goods/material.
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    2. Computers & Electronics

      Stock offers marketplace featuring desktop and notebook parts, cameras, storage devices, and other electronic goods

      Please Note: Your account may be affected if you breach any of our community guidelines, especially those regarding fake/unlicensed goods, goods which do not meet UK safety requirements, or otherwise illegal goods/material.
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    3. Cosmetics, Fragrances, Health & Beauty

      Features stock lots of wholesale cosmetics, wholesale fragrances and health & beauty wholesale.

      Please Note: Your account may be affected if you breach any of our community guidelines, especially those regarding fake/unlicensed goods, goods which do not meet UK safety requirements, or otherwise illegal goods/material.
      Discussions:
      617
      Messages:
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      Latest: Estee Lauder Double Wear Foundation Carol Chui, Jul 2, 2015 at 5:15 AM
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    4. Designer Clothing & Unbranded Apparel

      Stock offers for wholesale clothing, wholesale clothes, ex-catalogue dresses & designer brand clothing.

      Please Note: Your account may be affected if you breach any of our community guidelines, especially those regarding fake/unlicensed goods, goods which do not meet UK safety requirements, or otherwise illegal goods/material.
      Discussions:
      7,335
      Messages:
      54,708
      Latest: £3.95 Mixed parcel of Nike T-shirts Clair Bridge, Jul 3, 2015 at 10:44 AM
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    5. Footwear

      Marketplace featuring wholesale shoes, socks and other footwear

      Please Note: Your account may be affected if you breach any of our community guidelines, especially those regarding fake/unlicensed goods, goods which do not meet UK safety requirements, or otherwise illegal goods/material.
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      Latest: Nike Runner Suede Pyrraway, Jul 2, 2015 at 7:58 PM
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    6. Giftware, Party, & Occasional

      Features offers on wholesale giftware and seasonal goods for Christmas, Birthday's, Halloween and Easter.

      Please Note: Your account may be affected if you breach any of our community guidelines, especially those regarding fake/unlicensed goods, goods which do not meet UK safety requirements, or otherwise illegal goods/material.
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    7. Home, Pet Care, Garden & Outdoor

      Features offers on home equipment, furniture, home décor and pet care items

      Please Note: Your account may be affected if you breach any of our community guidelines, especially those regarding fake/unlicensed goods, goods which do not meet UK safety requirements, or otherwise illegal goods/material.
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    8. Jewellery, Watches, Bags & Accessories

      Features stock lots of wholesale jewellery, wholesale watches, rings, bracelets, bags & fashionable accessories.

      Please Note: Your account may be affected if you breach any of our community guidelines, especially those regarding fake/unlicensed goods, goods which do not meet UK safety requirements, or otherwise illegal goods/material.
      Discussions:
      1,926
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      Latest: New Series Of High-End Oil-Waxed Leather... chloe_wong, Jun 27, 2015 at 4:49 AM
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    9. Mobile Cases & Electronic Accessories

      Stock marketplace featuring mobile phone cases, headphones, screen protectors, camera stands, lenses, white boxes, and other electronic accessories

      Please Note: Your account may be affected if you breach any of our community guidelines, especially those regarding fake/unlicensed goods, goods which do not meet UK safety requirements, or otherwise illegal goods/material.
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    10. Mobile Phones & Tablets

      Marketplace featuring mobile phones, tablets, mp3 players, and other gadgets

      Please Note: Your account may be affected if you breach any of our community guidelines, especially those regarding fake/unlicensed goods, goods which do not meet UK safety requirements, or otherwise illegal goods/material.
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      Latest: Wholesale Mobile Phones Barry2102, Jul 3, 2015 at 6:09 AM
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    11. Office & Packaging

      Features stock lots of office supplies and furniture, Packaging materials and boxes

      Please Note: Your account may be affected if you breach any of our community guidelines, especially those regarding fake/unlicensed goods, goods which do not meet UK safety requirements, or otherwise illegal goods/material.
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      Latest: Cable clips Hartronics, Apr 9, 2015
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    12. Sports & Leisure

      Stock offers for wholesale sports, wholesale sporting goods, sports clothing, accessories & sports equipment.

      Please Note: Your account may be affected if you breach any of our community guidelines, especially those regarding fake/unlicensed goods, goods which do not meet UK safety requirements, or otherwise illegal goods/material.
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      Latest: Stock list (sportswear) Clair Bridge, Jul 3, 2015 at 10:04 AM
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    13. Toys, Books, Arts & Craft

      Wholesale toys, arts & crafts, books, puzzles, and other recreational toys for children

      Please Note: Your account may be affected if you breach any of our community guidelines, especially those regarding fake/unlicensed goods, goods which do not meet UK safety requirements, or otherwise illegal goods/material.
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    14. Video Games, Gift Cards & Software

      Wholesale offers on video game consoles, accessories, subscription cards, and other computer software

      Please Note: Your account may be affected if you breach any of our community guidelines, especially those regarding fake/unlicensed goods, goods which do not meet UK safety requirements, or otherwise illegal goods/material.
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    15. Miscellaneous & Clearance Lots

      Trade stock offers on miscellaneous wholesale goods that fall outside of top-level categories. Also features clearance lots.

      Please Note: Your account may be affected if you breach any of our community guidelines, especially those regarding fake/unlicensed goods, goods which do not meet UK safety requirements, or otherwise illegal goods/material.
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    16. Dropshipped Goods

      Features all products open for dropshipping

      Please Note: Your account may be affected if you breach any of our community guidelines, especially those regarding fake/unlicensed goods, goods which do not meet UK safety requirements, or otherwise illegal goods/material.
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    17. General Stocklists

      Stocklists, price lists, new stock offerings, and mailing list subscriptions can be posted here.
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    18. Stock Wanted

      Post your wholesale stock requests and the community will do their best to help you find a reliable source.
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      84,628
      Latest: looking for suppliers for smartphones and... zaakir, Jul 3, 2015 at 6:17 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.
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    2. E-Commerce Services

      Offers on website design & development, web hosting, shopping carts, online marketing and more.
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    3. Sourcing & Freight Services

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

      Request services for your business in this forum.
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      324
      Messages:
      1,891
      Latest: Opencart psxgamer, Jun 30, 2015 at 7:47 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.
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      11,954
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      104,073
      Latest: Hi am Clair and I am New Clair Bridge, Jul 3, 2015 at 10:38 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.
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      9,029
      Messages:
      116,626
      Latest: Best eBay listing tonight if you want a... triple A+, Jul 1, 2015 at 4:49 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.
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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.
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