Top Wholesale and Dropship Supplier Directories
Once you make the decision to open an online store, or if you are a seasoned online retailer, there comes a point in which you will need to add products or expand your product offering. To help you find dropship or wholesale products in the most efficient manner, there are online supplier directories to help you narrow down your choices and find the right suppliers for your business. Below, we have highlighted the top dropship and wholesale supplier directories online.
Worldwide Brands is one of the longest running wholesale and dropship supplier directories in the industry. Whether you are looking for bulk wholesale suppliers or top-notch dropship suppliers, this is the directory for you. They have a strict qualification process before listing any supplier in their directory, so you know the ones you find once becoming a member are the best of the best. You never have to worry about sourcing quality products from here – they are all trustworthy, legitimate suppliers. They also have a phone app for both iPhone and Android to help you browse on the go. You only pay one lifetime membership fee and you’ll have access forever, and they even offer an easy plan so you don’t have to pay it all upfront.
Inventory Source has the top dropship-only supplier directory in the industry. Not only is it free, but our directory only includes the top suppliers from various product niches offering leading brands, large catalogs and in-demand products. There is an advanced filtering sidebar that allows for easy sorting and searching to help you find the right supplier for your online business. We also are the only free dropship supplier directory that grants you access to view full product data and reseller information from a supplier at no extra cost.
SaleHoo is another online supplier directory that allows you to research from over 8000 vetted dropship and wholesale suppliers. It allows you to find ideas for in-demand, profitable products from trustworthy, low cost suppliers. They also provide tools to help you filter and organize your suppliers to help make your research more efficient. You have to pay to access these tools by paying either an annual or lifetime fee.
Wholesale Central is another online supplier directory that allows you to easily find dropship and wholesale suppliers by selecting a product niche. If you are looking specifically for dropship suppliers, you can search niches within the “dropshippers” category. When you click on a supplier, it’ll show you a few of their products and the information to get in contact with them or view their website.
TopTenWholesale is a US-based sourcing directory that helps connect retailers to national and international wholesale suppliers. You can register for free to take advantage of their extra tools and features when searching for suppliers. They provide the option to filter down by supplier location, product niche and more. All “Supplier Pass” badged suppliers are vetted through a strict qualification process, so you know these suppliers are all reputable and trustworthy.
Once you narrow down suppliers, the next step is finding which one would work best for you business and learning how to apply to become a reseller. You can learn how to do these steps in our Ultimate Dropshipping Guide: Chapter 4: How to Find (and get approved with) a Dropship Supplier.