Types of Wholesalers



    Merchant Wholesaler


    Broker and Commision Agent



    Buys from various sources for resale to retail stores

    Manufacturer's Agent

    Intermediaries between Manufacturer and Wholesaler
    Selling Agent

    Individual or Firm that operates on contractual basis to sale entire range

    Cash and Carry wholesaler

    Handling limited line sof product

    Drop Shipper or Direct Mill Shipper

    Wholesaler who accumulates orders from retailers and purcahse large quantity from Manufacturer at a Discount