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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      Latest: Important factor in a wholesaler Low Cost Sourcing, Aug 30, 2015 at 11:07 AM
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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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      11,652
      Messages:
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      Latest: Branded fashion wholesalers or liquidated... Jackb1988, Aug 30, 2015 at 8:22 PM
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    3. Products & Trends

      Discuss wholesale products, supplies and trends impacting local and international trade markets.
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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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      2,665
      Messages:
      27,743
      Latest: Wholesaler / Dropshipper of branded... Dean, Aug 30, 2015 at 10:00 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.
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      2,591
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      18,059
      Latest: How to clear customs in UK Low Cost Sourcing, Aug 30, 2015 at 11:03 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
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      1,251
      Messages:
      11,612
      Latest: CHARGES WITH T/T TRANSFER? Gary, Aug 30, 2015 at 7:57 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.
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      4,196
      Messages:
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      Latest: Shipping Couriers JeffNevil, Aug 20, 2015
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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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      2,358
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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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      4,796
      Messages:
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      Latest: New business utilising my art skills TornadoShaun, Aug 29, 2015 at 9:43 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:
      11,201
      Messages:
      122,594
      Latest: How Many Sellers is Considered Competitive? Gary, Aug 26, 2015 at 12:42 AM
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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
      Messages:
      1,312
      Latest: Daylight robberies andrew page, Jul 13, 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:
      7,384
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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:
      526
      Messages:
      4,540
      Latest: A Guide to Promoting Your Business -... rickymarten71, Aug 27, 2015 at 8:23 AM
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    6. Legal, Insurance & Issues

      Business law forum including contracts, employment issues, health & safety, IP, trademarks and copyright queries.
      Discussions:
      434
      Messages:
      3,715
      Latest: Selling unbranded fake clothes Wholesale-Help, Aug 25, 2015 at 3:04 PM
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    7. Money, Accounts & Finance

      Business finance forum including advice on accounting, bookkeeping, taxes, banking and more.
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    8. Business News & Resources

      Business news forum and resources to help you in business.
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      Messages:
      3,300
      Latest: FREE eBook - Why Authors, Bloggers,... Erik, Aug 27, 2015 at 4:56 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

      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.
      Discussions:
      2,382
      Messages:
      18,275
      Latest: 200 x IBM Thinkpad Lenovo X220 4GB/320GB... icescorp1990, Aug 28, 2015 at 11:06 AM
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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.
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      Latest: Guerlain, Chanel, Dior, YSL, Lancome & More Iffy.m, Aug 30, 2015 at 9:30 PM
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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:
      7,387
      Messages:
      54,968
      Latest: Marks and Spencer roee, Aug 29, 2015 at 5:43 PM
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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 Stephen St.Bernard, Aug 26, 2015 at 10:33 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:
      1,934
      Messages:
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      Latest: Designer Bag Offers - Gucci - Just Cavalli -... Iffy.m, Aug 26, 2015 at 4:33 PM
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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.
      Discussions:
      3,423
      Messages:
      26,863
      Latest: Original Earphones and Headphones Abraham Duhan, Aug 28, 2015 at 3:22 PM
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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.
      Discussions:
      4,612
      Messages:
      31,060
      Latest: Brand New Smartphones Petar Momchilov, Aug 30, 2015 at 5:47 PM
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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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    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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    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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      Latest: official sony ps3 console stand aulelectronics, Aug 28, 2015 at 5:12 PM
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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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      Messages:
      84,842
      Latest: Horse equipment supplier youngmode, Aug 31, 2015 at 12:04 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.
      Discussions:
      576
      Messages:
      8,022
      Latest: Professional Logo Design | Vector Format |... dazza81, Aug 30, 2015 at 5:56 PM
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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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  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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      Messages:
      104,189
      Latest: Newcomer Oxfordian, Aug 30, 2015 at 10:47 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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      Messages:
      116,642
      Latest: DISMALAND Gary, Aug 28, 2015 at 8:41 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.
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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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