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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:
      1,010
      Messages:
      14,601
      Latest: Looking for a traditional childrens toys... Lady-K, Feb 26, 2015 at 1:32 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:
      11,595
      Messages:
      93,617
      Latest: I need matrix cad software - help needed night rider, Feb 27, 2015 at 12:36 AM
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    3. Products & Trends

      Discuss wholesale products, supplies and trends impacting local and international trade markets.
      Discussions:
      4,416
      Messages:
      39,178
      Latest: Product Trend Predictions for 2015 - Mobile idrissa, Feb 23, 2015 at 8:08 AM
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    4. Dropshipping

      Discuss dropshipping, find dropshippers, source products and exchange experiences, resources & advice all in the dropship forum.
      Discussions:
      2,665
      Messages:
      27,906
      Latest: Dropshipping companies in the USA to UK? idrissa, Feb 26, 2015 at 11:32 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:
      2,539
      Messages:
      17,825
      Latest: free movement in Europe. mark1977, Feb 26, 2015 at 10:46 AM
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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:
      1,231
      Messages:
      11,509
      Latest: Chinese wholesalers in UK idrissa, Feb 24, 2015 at 8:18 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:
      4,161
      Messages:
      35,526
      Latest: Chronic overcharging by DHL Bargain lounge, Feb 25, 2015 at 8:17 PM
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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:
      338
      Messages:
      2,296
      Latest: Canton fair. Anyone been? Vivi Qiu, Feb 3, 2015
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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:
      2,349
      Messages:
      27,871
      Latest: Scam with supplier kristine xu Dean, Feb 20, 2015
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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:
      4,750
      Messages:
      48,585
      Latest: How many email address does your shop have? abalmeh, Feb 27, 2015 at 6:40 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:
      11,078
      Messages:
      121,644
      Latest: Barcode scanner for stock control SimonN, Feb 26, 2015 at 5:56 PM
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    3. Retail

      Discuss retailing your products, opening a store and talking about the state of the highstreet.
      Discussions:
      93
      Messages:
      1,260
      Latest: How do I print on price tickets? Dean, Feb 18, 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:
      7,357
      Messages:
      73,570
      Latest: Possible serious problem with my WordPress... TOMOLLI, Feb 26, 2015 at 4:47 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:
      508
      Messages:
      4,762
      Latest: Fights Aging & Provides Youthful Look Wesleyflower, Feb 26, 2015 at 11:41 AM
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    6. Legal, Insurance & Issues

      Business law forum including contracts, employment issues, health & safety, IP, trademarks and copyright queries.
      Discussions:
      427
      Messages:
      3,681
      Latest: Registered Business NPNG, Jan 26, 2015
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    7. Money, Accounts & Finance

      Business finance forum including advice on accounting, bookkeeping, taxes, banking and more.
      Discussions:
      635
      Messages:
      6,253
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    8. Business News & Resources

      Business news forum and resources to help you in business.
      Discussions:
      312
      Messages:
      3,254
      Latest: Crowdfunding Find: Pebble Time Erik, Feb 26, 2015 at 12:23 PM
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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
      Discussions:
      11
      Messages:
      27
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    2. Computers & Electronics

      Stock offers marketplace featuring desktop and notebook parts, cameras, storage devices, and other electronic goods
      Discussions:
      2,335
      Messages:
      18,114
      Latest: Spare-Parts for HP-SERVER - very nice... preisposten, Feb 26, 2015 at 8:27 AM
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    3. Cosmetics, Fragrances, Health & Beauty

      Features stock lots of wholesale cosmetics, wholesale fragrances and health & beauty wholesale.
      Discussions:
      587
      Messages:
      7,613
      Latest: Argan oil for sale, looking for distributors Jenilee, Feb 24, 2015 at 2:32 AM
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    4. Designer Clothing & Unbranded Apparel

      Stock offers for wholesale clothing, wholesale clothes, ex-catalogue dresses & designer brand clothing.
      Discussions:
      7,224
      Messages:
      54,294
      Latest: Wholesale Stone Island summer 2015 Made In Italy, Feb 26, 2015 at 9:54 PM
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    5. Footwear

      Marketplace featuring wholesale shoes, socks and other footwear
      Discussions:
      816
      Messages:
      4,868
      Latest: Catalogues GFORCE75, Feb 26, 2015 at 4:52 PM
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    6. Giftware, Party, & Occasional

      Features offers on wholesale giftware and seasonal goods for Christmas, Birthday's, Halloween and Easter.
      Discussions:
      58
      Messages:
      349
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    7. Home, Pet Care, Garden & Outdoor

      Features offers on home equipment, furniture, home décor and pet care items
      Discussions:
      830
      Messages:
      1,912
      Latest: Junior Steam Mop RRP £59.99 Sale £10.5 Jenilee, Feb 25, 2015 at 5:38 AM
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    8. Jewellery, Watches, Bags & Accessories

      Features stock lots of wholesale jewellery, wholesale watches, rings, bracelets, bags & fashionable accessories.
      Discussions:
      1,764
      Messages:
      4,867
      Latest: Wholesale Joblot of 10 French Connection... WCUK, Feb 27, 2015 at 2:24 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
      Discussions:
      3,405
      Messages:
      26,755
      Latest: Tempered Glass Screen Protector nav, Feb 22, 2015 at 4:55 PM
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    10. Mobile Phones & Tablets

      Marketplace featuring mobile phones, tablets, mp3 players, and other gadgets
      Discussions:
      4,593
      Messages:
      30,949
      Latest: Brand New Smartphones bargaindeals, Feb 26, 2015 at 2:00 PM
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    11. Office & Packaging

      Features stock lots of office supplies and furniture, Packaging materials and boxes
      Discussions:
      4
      Messages:
      5
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    12. Sports & Leisure

      Stock offers for wholesale sports, wholesale sporting goods, sports clothing, accessories & sports equipment.
      Discussions:
      124
      Messages:
      1,208
      Latest: Stock list (sportswear) GFORCE75, Feb 26, 2015 at 4:56 PM
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    13. Toys, Books, Arts & Craft

      Wholesale toys, arts & crafts, books, puzzles, and other recreational toys for children
      Discussions:
      2,825
      Messages:
      14,750
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    14. Video Games, Gift Cards & Software

      Wholesale offers on video game consoles, accessories, subscription cards, and other computer software
      Discussions:
      3,896
      Messages:
      45,940
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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.
      Discussions:
      338
      Messages:
      1,931
      Latest: Himalayan Pink Rock Salt for sale KeenyBeeny, Feb 23, 2015 at 6:58 PM
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    16. Dropshipped Goods

      Features all products open for dropshipping
      Discussions:
      1
      Messages:
      1
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    17. Stock Wanted

      Post your wholesale stock requests and the community will do their best to help you find a reliable source.
      Discussions:
      20,635
      Messages:
      84,105
      Latest: LF Tri-fold Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 7.0 Smart... Talton, Feb 26, 2015 at 2:45 PM
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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:
      74
      Messages:
      1,071
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    2. E-Commerce Services

      Offers on website design & development, web hosting, shopping carts, online marketing and more.
      Discussions:
      573
      Messages:
      8,008
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    3. Sourcing & Freight Services

      Offers on wholesale sourcing, agents & brokers. Also features providers of freight and logistic services.
      Discussions:
      90
      Messages:
      753
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    4. Services Wanted

      Request services for your business in this forum.
      Discussions:
      317
      Messages:
      1,880
      Latest: Logo Design Help LushesFaith, Jan 21, 2015
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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:
      11,859
      Messages:
      103,725
      Latest: Do online reviews help or harm your business? David CMA, Feb 26, 2015 at 4:06 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:
      9,004
      Messages:
      116,368
      Latest: What has happend to TWF? Adamwells, Feb 27, 2015 at 12:55 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:
      1,177
      Messages:
      11,410
      Latest: Marketplace Dave Casuals, Jan 30, 2015
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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:
      246
      Messages:
      5,483
      Latest: A Tribute to Pete – friend, advisor,... Tango34uk, Feb 24, 2015 at 7:20 AM
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