1. What credentials do you require from a store owner/buyer to place a first order?
As we sell to the wholesale trade exclusively, we make every effort to qualify each new customer and also check to see what other stores are selling in their market area. We do not sell to, or drop ship for, non-stocking online businesses.
We require your resale number and all contact information for your store including store address, shipping address (if different), Buyer/owner name, phone, fax, and email address. All first orders are Visa, Master Card. Please call 1-800-522-0121 for details.
2. How do I place a wholesale order with your company?
It’s easy to place an order with us as we provide many convenient options. They include:
GIFT SHOW – We exhibit twice a year at our showrooms in Las Vegas at the World Market Center C-777; Los Angeles at the LA MART #358, and at a temp booth at the Seattle Gift Show, and at other selected trade shows. See Trade Show Schedule on our website for details and dates.
PHONE – (831) 642-9000 or Toll Free 800-522-0121, 9:00 – 5:00 M-F
FAX – 831-642-9100
EMAIL – [email protected]
OFFICE – If you are visiting the beautiful Monterey Peninsula, please stop by our office located in Historic Old Downtown Monterey. We are at 546 Hartnell Street, Suite D, Monterey, CA 93940 across from the Monterey Post Office and beside Restaurant 1833. We can open on weekends by appointment. Please call for security gate passcode.
STORE VISITATION – Depending on location, we can visit your store to show samples and accept orders.
3. How do I see your wholesale pricing? Do you have catalogs?
Once we establish that you are a legitimate retail store, we can mail you a price list and catalog for the specific product lines you are interested in, or you can view our products and pricing on our shopping cart. Please contact us for a website invitation.
4. What type of stores sell your products?
Our wide variety, and broad selection, of unique handcrafted home and garden decor products, allows us the opportunity to sell to many different types of stores. If you have a store like the ones listed below, we no doubt have something for you.
Nurseries, Garden Centers, Outdoor Living, General Gift, Fair Trade, Museums, Aquariums, Zoos, Furniture and Home Decor, Booksellers, Religious, Hospital, Floral, Pet Boutique, Hardware, Coffee/Tea, Stationary, Nature/Wildlife, Wine Tasting, Frame, and Galleries.
5. How long have you been in business?
We have been in business since 1981.