FAQ's

GENERAL QUESTIONS

Who can purchase from Bargain Wholesale?

Anyone can purchase from Bargain Wholesale; we are open to the public. If you are a store/business owner, please provide us with your business license or resale permit; special rules apply to certain states and products.

 

What is the first step in becoming a BW customer?

Register as a new customer online or in person, providing all the necessary customer/business information required, including business license or resale permit number (if applicable). Once your information is processed, you will be assigned a customer number and a sales representative. Your sales representative will work with you from this point forward and discuss shipping rates and manage all other customer inquiries.

Do I have to pay a membership fee to shop at Bargain Wholesale?

Bargain Wholesale does not require you to pay any membership fee's in order to purchase.

Is there a minimum order requirement?

There is a $500 minimum for online orders

Can I place an order by fax or over the phone?

Orders can be placed over the phone and/or by fax provided all the necessary information is specified and approved by the customer.

How do I pay for my order?

Once the order is processed and approved by the customer, your sales representative will guide you through the payment process.
We DO NOT take any payment information over the phone.
Payment methods include: Cash, Credit Card (Visa, Master Card, Discover), Wire Transfer or Direct Deposit.
We DO NOT accept checks.

Does BW offer tax exemptions?

Bargain Wholesale does not offer any tax exemptions or donations.

How long does it take for my order to be processed?

Orders are generally processed within 1 business day; special rules apply to export orders.

 

SHIPPING & FREIGHT QUOTES

How does BW's shipping process work?

Bargain Wholesale utilizes a number of reputable common carriers (LTL's) to ship our merchandise. Freight and pallet rates are based on the total amount ordered, weight (cubes), and delivery location; additional accessorial charges may apply. Once the freight quote is approved by our customer, your sales representative will schedule your delivery. All merchandise must be paid for prior to shipping. Freight and/or shipping costs may be paid with your invoice or by C.O.D. (Collect on Delivery). 

Export customers must arrange their own carrier transportation; Bargain Wholesale will pull and load all merchandise into a pre-arranged export container, but will not arrange carrier transportation.

Does BW offer free shipping?

Bargain Wholesale does not offer Free Shipping.

 

Free Delivery Policy: Bargain Wholesale offers Free Delivery on qualifying $2,000 minimum orders deliverable within a 20-mile radius of our Los Angeles Distribution Center.

Does BW ship to my area?

Bargain Wholesale ships worldwide. Pallets rates apply. Contact us to receive a freight quote in your area.

 

Does BW sell/ship overseas?

Bargain Wholesale does sell to overseas customers provided all the required documents are provided and the customer can arrange their own carrier.

Where does my order ship from?

All our merchandise ships from either our California or Texas Distribution Center, depending on your location.

ABOUT OUR MERCHANDISE

Why should I purchase from Bargain Wholesale?

Bargain Wholesale is a full service wholesaler and dollar supplies store; our inventory offers the largest assortment of quality products in the industry. Our team of experienced sales representatives are happy to discuss top selling items based on industry trends to increase your business sales.

What kind of merchandise does BW sell?

Bargain Wholesale offers a wide variety of name brand USA made closeouts and re-orderable merchandise, import and domestic. We cater to retailers, export companies, and other distributors, both local and nationwide. Our inventory includes grocery, beverage, candy, seasonal and party supplies, toys, office & school supplies, health & beauty, apparel, housewares, kitchen supplies, household cleaning, garden and hardware.

Do you have seasonal merchandise in-stock year round?

Bargain Wholesale's seasonal merchandise stock is available pre-seasonally but it not offered year round, while supplies last.

CASES, PDQ'S & PALLETS

Can I buy by the piece?

We do not sell by the piece, we are a wholesaler, all merchandise is prepackaged and sold by the case.

PAYMENT METHODS

How can I pay for my order?

Once the order is processed and approved by the customer, your sales representative will guide you through the payment process.
We DO NOT take any payment information over the phone.
Payment methods include: Cash, Credit Card (Visa, Master Card, Discover), Wire Transfer or Direct Deposit.
We DO NOT accept checks.

Why can't I pay for my order online?

As a wholesale company we manage sizeable payment amounts, in order to provide the safest form of payment transaction we process all our payments directly through our Accounts Receivable department.

How do I apply for terms?

In order to apply for terms, you simply have to contact us and request our Terms Application. Once your application has been completed our Accounts Receivable department will review/process your application and notify qualifying customers within a business week.

RETURNS & EXCHANGES

What is BW's Return Policy?

Return Policy: The original receipt is required for All Returns. No exceptions.
ALL CLAIMS must be reported within 2 business days of original purchase. (This includes shortage claims and damaged goods.)
ALL RETURNS must be made within 5 business days of original purchase.
ALL MERCHANDISE must be returned in its original packaging and condition.
WE DO NOT ACCEPT RETURNS ON ANY SEASONAL MERCHANDISE.

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