Poundworld’s online wholesale operation, Discount Wholesale, reports surge in sales

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Online wholesale sales surge

Online wholesale sales surge

Discount Wholesale, Poundworld’s online wholesale operation has announced a massive rise increase in its annual sales.

Launched in May 2012, the website www.discount-wholesale.co.uk is reported to have experienced a rapid year-on-year increase in online sales of 425%. The company, which also runs an offline wholesale operation from its warehouse in Normanton, Wakefield, has announced a further increase in offline sales of 326%. Turnover has increased by over 302% in the past year.

With savings on over 2,000 best-selling discount products and pound lines, the online wholesale store offers a vast range including cleaning, DIY, stationery and pet care and supplies to customers across the EU. 

Discount Wholesale said it plans to increase sales further and has announced that it will be returning for its second year as an exhibitor at the Spring Fair, NEC Birmingham.

Chris Edwards junior, trading director at www.discount-wholesale.co.uk, said: “We’ve seen an encouraging growth in our wholesale operations and we hope to build on this in the next year.

“As a retailer and importer with over 240 stores nationwide, we understand the needs of our customer and we are able to pass down our knowledge and experience of the best-selling lines out there on the market.

“Our focus for 2014 will be to improve on this unique offering with the introduction of shelf-ready packaging solutions that will cut down crucial costs and time often spent by the retailer when purchasing products from a wholesaler.”