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Art Frame Direct - supplier review needed


producer6
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13 Jan 18 01:25:45 am
I would like to know how legit is AFD supplier. They are listed on SaleHoo and sell high end art, furnishing and decor products. I looked at their website but many of their listings show current stock listing of 0 and noting shipment expected in 6 weeks. It's obvious that they are importing their wares from overseas and although they list a phone number on their contact page, there is no listing of a physical business-warehouse address. Is this a safe, legit company to do business with or only an online middleman business? And do they actually restock all the many 0 current stock inventory of the products they display?


fudjj
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13 Jan 18 02:03:26 am
Hi Curtis, I'll pass on to support to have a review carried out for you.


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producer6
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13 Jan 18 05:24:24 am
Thank you.


producer6
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13 Jan 18 06:02:32 pm
I also noticed that they charge a 10% drop shippers fee. I realize they sell high end ticket merchandise but seems a bit much to me for a drop shipping charge. What's your opinion on such a large amount to charge for drop shipping since I would also be remitting them the shipping charges for any merchandise I resell.


producer6
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13 Jan 18 11:00:42 pm
Just ran across these pages and reviews. Link hidden: Login to view
Link hidden: Login to view Something tells me it's a supplier I'd better avoid


fudjj
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14 Jan 18 07:25:15 pm
producer6 wrote:I also noticed that they charge a 10% drop shippers fee. I realize they sell high-end ticket merchandise but seems a bit much to me for a drop shipping charge. What's your opinion on such a large amount to charge for drop shipping since I would also be remitting them the shipping charges for any merchandise I resell.


It does seem a little high on the face of it, but it comes down to the end price. If you can sell the product and make margin, then it doesn't really matter what their charges are, all that is important is the price that you are able to sell it for at the retail end.

In regards to the feedback, the most concerning is the claim of the fake products being sold, that's the one that worries me. Problem is, that's just one opinion, but certainly enough to look into a lot deeper I would suggest.

I'll make sure support is made aware of this claim and get them to drill down on it in more detail so we can clarify.


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shane_salehoo
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15 Jan 18 03:55:07 pm
Hi there,

SaleHoo support has not received complaints from this company, especially concerning their order fulfillment. As Mark mentioned the authenticity complaint (found on Yelp) is definitely worth looking into. We have contacted them directly and forwarded the review to get some feedback/ comments from them.

Their warehouse location is listed on their SaleHoo profile page and on their website as well: Link hidden: Login to view

We'll get in touch asap when we receive their feedback.


 

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