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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      14,673
      Latest: Newby with 5k. What to do? Nathan Sherriff, Jul 30, 2015 at 10:09 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:
      11,636
      Messages:
      93,860
      Latest: HELP WITH SUPPLIERS Josh Edgar, Jul 30, 2015 at 9:15 PM
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    3. Products & Trends

      Discuss wholesale products, supplies and trends impacting local and international trade markets.
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      4,426
      Messages:
      39,243
      Latest: Windows 10 Rolling Out Starting Today Gary, Jul 30, 2015 at 11:34 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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      2,662
      Messages:
      27,747
      Latest: Wholesale dropshipper needed manishp100, Jul 30, 2015 at 5:01 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:
      2,582
      Messages:
      17,998
      Latest: VAT charged by suppliers zrcezrce, Jul 27, 2015 at 10:02 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
      Discussions:
      1,249
      Messages:
      11,603
      Latest: Looking to build a relationship with a... ylliu6688, Jul 30, 2015 at 7:19 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.
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      4,194
      Messages:
      35,659
      Latest: New to importing Power Forwarding, Jul 28, 2015 at 2:35 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:
      349
      Messages:
      2,337
      Latest: Survey for Handmade Kawaii Jewellery Killastrations, Jul 30, 2015 at 5:13 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:
      2,357
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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.
      Discussions:
      4,784
      Messages:
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    2. eBay, Amazon & Online Marketplaces

      Discuss eBay, Amazon Marketplace, eBid, QXL and other popular online marketplaces within this category.
      Discussions:
      11,189
      Messages:
      122,550
      Latest: eBay Managed Returns Sc0tty, Jul 30, 2015 at 1:23 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
      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
      Messages:
      73,762
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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:
      4,530
      Latest: Video editing services needed M4RKYBOB, Jul 28, 2015 at 11:31 AM
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    6. Legal, Insurance & Issues

      Business law forum including contracts, employment issues, health & safety, IP, trademarks and copyright queries.
      Discussions:
      432
      Messages:
      3,701
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    7. Money, Accounts & Finance

      Business finance forum including advice on accounting, bookkeeping, taxes, banking and more.
      Discussions:
      648
      Messages:
      6,341
      Latest: Product Pricing - Margin, Markup... JermaineR8, Jul 27, 2015 at 9:01 PM
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    8. Business News & Resources

      Business news forum and resources to help you in business.
      Discussions:
      325
      Messages:
      3,292
      Latest: eBay's Rich List in the UK Revealed psxgamer, Jul 30, 2015 at 9:41 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:
      2,377
      Messages:
      18,257
      Latest: Samsung Printers Customer Returns Laura Panainte, Jul 29, 2015 at 10:45 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.
      Discussions:
      619
      Messages:
      7,753
      Latest: Gucci Guilty 75ml EDT - Tester Pioneer Supplies Ltd, Jul 30, 2015 at 6:43 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:
      7,368
      Messages:
      54,856
      Latest: CHAMPION APPAREL alanm, Jul 30, 2015 at 4:34 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.
      Discussions:
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      Messages:
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      Latest: Almost Gone; Nike Trainers back in ASL Express, Jul 29, 2015 at 5:25 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.
      Discussions:
      858
      Messages:
      1,961
      Latest: Belling Hoods Brand New Stock Laura Panainte, Jul 29, 2015 at 10:54 AM
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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.
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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.
      Discussions:
      4,610
      Messages:
      31,008
      Latest: Brand New Smartphones ROZAYYY, Jul 28, 2015 at 9:57 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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      133
      Messages:
      1,273
      Latest: Boxing gloves, focus Pad punch gloves Jacksports, Jul 30, 2015 at 11:47 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.
      Discussions:
      20,865
      Messages:
      84,741
      Latest: Toy supplier wanted plusmarketing, Jul 30, 2015 at 1:29 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.
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    2. E-Commerce Services

      Offers on website design & development, web hosting, shopping carts, online marketing and more.
      Discussions:
      575
      Messages:
      8,015
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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.
      Discussions:
      325
      Messages:
      1,896
      Latest: Looking for a QC agent for supplier in... ylliu6688, Jul 30, 2015 at 8:55 AM
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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:
      11,969
      Messages:
      104,130
      Latest: Getting To Know You - Answer our Questions! Zescaleira, Jul 31, 2015 at 1:26 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:
      9,031
      Messages:
      116,633
      Latest: Expensive Food! Erik, Jul 28, 2015 at 4:13 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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