Watch out when shopping for mobile phone at wholesale, it may possibly get very difficult and you’ll lose a lot cash very quick. We now have been shopping for cell telephones at wholesale lever for over Three years now, we all know this enterprise very properly.
Let me begin off by explaining what occurred to our firm final week. We had one in all our patrons contact us, he appeared very anxious to speak to somebody on the telephone. Properly I gave him my mobile phone quantity and he referred to as instantly. He had been an amazing purchaser of ours for over one yr. He began off by asking what elements and telephones we presently had in inventory. I merely gave him breakdown of recent cell telephones and elements in inventory.
What occurred subsequent is a powerful lesson when dealing in wholesale. He then requested “what telephones do you want” I gave him some issues, however he didn’t soar on all of them he merely mentioned “oh the Nextel i870 board?” I can get 100 of them for $XX.XX every. The value was proper round what the associated fee is for us from different suppliers (discover he didn’t go overboard right here). Then he merely mentioned, “let me name them to make sure they’ve them in inventory and I’ll name you again”
He didn’t name again that day, however the subsequent day he referred to as and mentioned sure, they’ve them, and I can have them in inventory tomorrow. I used to be anxious to get them as a result of this mannequin was offered out for just a few weeks. I agreed to the worth and despatched him the cash (wire-transfer)
Just a few classes discovered.
1. By no means Ship cash wire-transfer except you will have handled the individuals earlier than and belief them. (We already knew this, however overpassed it, as a result of we needed this Nextel mannequin)
2. By no means Ship Western Union, (similar as wire switch)
Properly evidently two months later I lastly bought him to reply his telephone and he informed me, he was in an accident and couldn’t full the order. I requested for refund. Now it has been two extra months and he doesn’t reply his telephone. Cash within the trash.
Right here is the easiest recommendation I can supply anybody when coping with wholesale cell phone parts suppliers.
1. At all times pay COD (if them)
2. Pay utilizing a bank card or related service provider service (this reduces your danger about 80-90% (you may at all times do cost again)
three. At all times get an e mail affirmation or fax of what the returns are or what they’re providing you in case of a faulty merchandise.
four. Wholesale is far totally different world of enterprise, it’s rather more cut-throat and really dangerous. Nonetheless you may dramatically minimize these dangers down by speaking to somebody on the telephone and utilizing the steps above.
5. When somebody appears anxious to promote you one thing, they’re both mendacity and want the cash shortly, or it’s a very exhausting to seek out merchandise.