Hantex is a distributor and wholesaler representing a number of key brands in the creative sewing and stitching sector.
Our mission is to support these brands through marketing and physical distribution to ensure their product is well represented in the market place through the appropriate retail and manufacturing channels. Hantex sells only through approved retailers and manufacturers - we will not supply direct to public or to buying groups.
Please note that we cannot respond if you complete the registration but do not meet the following criteria in our opinion OR do not provide us with sufficient details to make a judgement.
Only proceed if you know you meet one or more of the following criteria...
- You are an established, and currently trading, retail shop with commercial premises which sells products for sewing, knitting & craft use; ✅
- You are a manufacturer operating from commercial premises producing products that incorporate fabrics, yarns or associated items; ✅
- You are an established online business which is currently trading from your own web domain ( e.g www.mybusiness.com ) which sells products for sewing, knitting and craft use or produces finished products on a commercial basis ✅
- You trade at national retail shows (not local craft fairs). ✅
- You can provide proof of trading within the area you have described. ✅
- You are willing and able to meet our £150 ex vat minimum order value.✅
Please do not proceed if...
- You are applying on behalf of a group. ❌
- You sell through auction platforms. ❌
- You take orders only through social media platforms.❌
- You sell at local craft fairs, charity days, table top sales or car boot sales. If you are a charity please contact us for our giving policy. ❌
- You are an end user buying for your own needs. ❌
- You are unable to provide proof of trading. ❌
Providing your business has met the requirements detailed in the Registration Criteria we will process your application and make a decision on whether to issue an account. You will receive an email from us, with login details to our website, within 7 working days if we have opened an account for your business. We will designate your account as either Trade or Wholesale status for pricing purposes depending on the nature of your business.