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Unread 22nd May 2010, 10:00 PM   #1
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I'm looking for a legitimate Apple iPad wholesale dropshipper here in the USA who offers wholesale prices or at least competitive retail prices, dropships to my customers and accepts PayPal for all orders. And preferably has no sign-up fee. Is there such a beast? I'd rather not have to pay to join Salehoo or some other wholesaler directory to find out. Thanks.
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Fajeeb is right! Apple is apparently ****VERY**** careful as to who they let ****RETAIL**** their products. They are SO relatively small and have SO much money/resources, that I doubt they let ANYONE WHOLESALE their products. AND, if they did, it would be like Microsofts OEM program. Buying OEM software from microsoft is ****ILLEGAL**** unless you are an AUTHORIZED OEM and follow their guidelines. Some STRETCH them, and even BREAK them BUT, if they are caught, they can be thrown in jail and/or blackballed. Black balling by M/S for OEM products is EASY because, last I knew, in the US at least, they only had about 14 authorized wholesalers! ALL asked for an OEM number, and it was verified. If you switched wholesalers, M/S KNEW about it! And HOW do I know all that? *I* used to be a M/S OEM.

BTW I bet Apple FORBIDS dropshipping. It obscures the actual sender of the item.

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Apple's products are made in China by Hon Hai Precision Industry Co., Ltd, (aka Foxconn) You can buy many of their products including the iPhone and iPad for less than a quarter of the retail price, from Shenzhen Letroysea Eletronics Co in Guangdong, China. Email: szirisy@hotmail.com Phone 86-755-22657727 They sell in small quantities, (10 min) but only accept Western Union or wire transfers. Almost all of the major manufacturers and their knock-offs are also available.

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Paul,

To clarify, are you saying Foxconn is Apple's own manufactuerer of iPads, etc., or do they make knock-offs? Just want to be sure. I know of other Chinese companies who make knock-offs. I just want the real thing. Also, do they have a web site? Sorry to hear they only accept wire transfers. Even if they are totally legit, wire transfers is a red flag to me. I try to stick with PayPal. How does one get their money back, if desired, with wire transfers, especially to a Chinese company which may or may not be legitimate?
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Perhaps ALL of apple's non mac products they currently sell, like iphone, ipad, ipod, etc... use their OWN processor. I find it HARD to believe they will let any company just sell them to the public. One person here claimed to find a place selling apple computers wholesale, and a few little things made it CLEAR it was NOT an apple product.

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Foxconn is the largest manufacturer of electronics and computer components worldwide and mainly manufactures on contract to other companies including Apple, Dell, HP, Microsoft, Motorola, and others. They will make even make a knock-off for you or anyone else. They don't care.

I don't recommend it, but others are doing this. Yes, you can also buy iPads (using the same processor manufacturer as Apple - in China) and iPad knock-offs in small quantities from Shenzhen Letroysea Electronics Co in Guangdong, China. Email: szirisy@hotmail.com Phone 86-755-22657727.

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Foxconn is the largest manufacturer of electronics and computer components worldwide and mainly manufactures on contract to other companies including Apple, Dell, HP, Microsoft, Motorola, and others. They will make even make a knock-off for you or anyone else. They don't care.

I don't recommend it, but others are doing this. Yes, you can also buy iPads (using the same processor manufacturer as Apple - in China) and iPad knock-offs in small quantities from Shenzhen Letroysea Electronics Co in Guangdong, China. Email: szirisy@hotmail.com Phone 86-755-22657727.
WOW, so why do they have a contract!?!? I mean if they are going to violate it, it doesn't do anything for them, and why would apple want it?

Microsoft DOES have stings for knockoffs.

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WOW, so why do they have a contract!?!? I mean if they are going to violate it, it doesn't do anything for them, and why would apple want it?

Microsoft DOES have stings for knockoffs.

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"Contract" in China only say that you pay. Once they are tooled for production, anyone can buy the products. They have no exclusivity which is a major problem, and also the source of the much cheaper counterfeit products, pirated DVDs and software.

BTW, it's NOT illegal to buy the stuff from China. It becomes illegal in the US when your marketing infringes on copyrights or trademarks.

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I thought only in my country is hard to find legit iPad, but apparently every where in the world.
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I don't think there is anyone in the US but I think there might be some wholesalers in China.

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"Contract" in China only say that you pay. Once they are tooled for production, anyone can buy the products. They have no exclusivity which is a major problem, and also the source of the much cheaper counterfeit products, pirated DVDs and software.

BTW, it's NOT illegal to buy the stuff from China. It becomes illegal in the US when your marketing infringes on copyrights or trademarks.
Are copyrights or trademarks even recognized in thhe constitution? Patents ARE!
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Apple's products are made in China by Hon Hai Precision Industry Co., Ltd, (aka Foxconn) You can buy many of their products including the iPhone and iPad for less than a quarter of the retail price, from Shenzhen Letroysea Eletronics Co in Guangdong, China.
And where does the buyer of such a product go for support?

What happens when they try to buy something through the App Store?

Apple has ways of tracking their products. If there are unauthorized companie selling "iPads", it is probably something that looks like an iPad but isn't running the same software and isn't really an iPad. And, if they're selling iPad knock-offs with pirated versions of the OS, I'd venture to guess that Apple's going to catch on when those buyers try to get something from iTunes for their "iPad."


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Paul,

To clarify, are you saying Foxconn is Apple's own manufactuerer of iPads, etc., or do they make knock-offs? Just want to be sure. I know of other Chinese companies who make knock-offs. I just want the real thing. Also, do they have a web site? Sorry to hear they only accept wire transfers. Even if they are totally legit, wire transfers is a red flag to me. I try to stick with PayPal. How does one get their money back, if desired, with wire transfers, especially to a Chinese company which may or may not be legitimate?
99% of all of actual distributors only do wire transfers, especially in China. Another option is an escrow service. Despite the fact that you can't easily get your money back, I've never had an actual problem importing products from China. Of course, if you are wanting to spend more than 7 or 8 grand on products, especially electronic items, an actual visit to China and the factory may be in order.

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99% of all of actual distributors only do wire transfers, especially in China. Another option is an escrow service. Despite the fact that you can't easily get your money back, I've never had an actual problem importing products from China. Of course, if you are wanting to spend more than 7 or 8 grand on products, especially electronic items, an actual visit to China and the factory may be in order.
Actually, 100% of ACTUAL hardware/software distributors, at least all I have seen which includes all US M/S ones, accept CREDIT CARDS!!!!! How do I know? I CHECKED! Then again, they ALSO want you to have a RESALE PERMIT, at least in most areas. I don't know how that works in places like NH which has no sales tax.

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And where does the buyer of such a product go for support?

What happens when they try to buy something through the App Store?

Apple has ways of tracking their products. If there are unauthorized companie selling "iPads", it is probably something that looks like an iPad but isn't running the same software and isn't really an iPad. And, if they're selling iPad knock-offs with pirated versions of the OS, I'd venture to guess that Apple's going to catch on when those buyers try to get something from iTunes for their "iPad."
Any Apple dealer or computer repair shop can provide support. These are from the same manufacturer where Apple has its products made, as well as dozens of other major brands. And, they are all being sold on eBay right now by enterprising but "unauthorized" resellers.

But from the news about Foxconn today, perhaps they are not such nice people to work with afterall considering the factory's harsh employee conditions:
http://news.yahoo.com/s/nm/20100527/...5vdGhlcmRlYXRo

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Paul,

One post above raised the question of whether a Foxconn-made iPad will play a typical iPad app. Can you answer that question? If I understand what you've been saying, Foxconn is THE iPad manufacturer for Apple, so its Apple iPads will handle apps made for iPads, right? I understand Foxconn also makes so-called knock-offs, but for its genuine iPads, there should be no problem playing apps and no issue with its OS, which should be legit, as well, right? I may be putting words in your mouth; I await your answers. I believe what you're saying is that a genuine iPad made by Foxconn is the same in every way, regardless of whether it's sold in the USA or shipped here from China, right? Apple may or may not like it, but since they are not stopping and apparently cannot stop their own vendor from shipping iPads to all comers, why should individual USA buyers worry? I don't see where we're doing anything wrong if we sell real iPads from Apple's own manufacturer of them. Anything less might make Apple appear more like the greedy corporate giant that they tried to cast Microsoft as some years ago.
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As I said before, you can buy the genuine product or knockoffs.

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Not in China.
AH, but a product violating an AMERICAN patent is recognized as breaking treaties in areas like the US! So in china it may be ok. In international waters it mayy be ok. In US territory it is ILLEGAL!

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Paul,

A rolex dealer CAN fix a rolex but, officially at least, they WILL NOT fix a gray market rolex! That is a REAL rolex bought THROUGH rolex in a legitimate fashion, but NOT one bought in a way approved by Rolex!

It is hard to believe that Apple doesn't even have a way of stamping their product as legitimate. HECK, MOST software companies DO!

BTW I should have brought it out sooner, but I am surprised paul didn't know! perhaps 10% of the messages, IF THAT, wonder if or ASSUME that, foxconn makes apple products. Maybe 3% say they DO! And the REST!?!?!?!? They talk about BEATING, SUICIDES, and POOR working conditions, and slave wages! You REALLY didn't know paul? After you mentioned foxconn, I just HAD to google it, annd it is NO secret!


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Shhhh! Don't tell anybody, but brand new genuine Apple iPads (and iPhones) are being sold on eBay by quite a few power sellers right here in the US! Imported in bulk direct from the factory, Hon Hai Precision Industry Co., Ltd, (aka Foxconn). You can also buy smaller quantities from hundreds of "resellers" in China; my favorite being Shenzhen Letroysea Eletronics Co in Guangdong, China.

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Actually, 100% of ACTUAL hardware/software distributors, at least all I have seen which includes all US M/S ones, accept CREDIT CARDS!!!!! How do I know? I CHECKED! Then again, they ALSO want you to have a RESALE PERMIT, at least in most areas. I don't know how that works in places like NH which has no sales tax.

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Maybe within the U.S. or the U.K. - In China, South Korea, Taiwan... nope. Most prefer wire transfers, especially factories that sell their goods to anyone, and they do not care about permits or anything similar.

Not speaking from things I've read, I'm speaking from experience. Asking a company to accept a credit card in China is pretty much disrespectful, plus very few have the means to do so. Some use PayPal, but even they absolutely do not like it. Expect a W/T (Wire Transfer) which typically costs about $25.00

People go on AliBaba and see that "Distributors" and "Factories" that process credit payments through a Merchant account. These are the same people that do not understand that probably 90% of people on Alibaba are middlemen, some of which do not even live in the countries where the products are made or distributed from... and this also explains why there is a such a huge scam rate there. People list products for sale only after brief contact with a factory. Say they find a purse that can be made and purchase for 3.53 USD per unit. So, a person will go on Alibaba claiming to BE this manufacturer and offer these purses for 8.32 per unit, or 6.90 a unit when purchased in a quantity of 50. Well, some guy from the U.S. or the U.K. finds this "factory" on Alibaba, pays $345 for the purses and then charges $300 for shipping to the U.S., probably through a "Professional Trading Company" which is, of course, the same person with a different website or name. Well, this middleman will take this money, and of course, the merchant account has already taken it's cut from the transaction. So, these Alibaba sellers will contact this factory and say "Hey, heres $140.00, send us 50 of the purses" but guess what? That factory was making them per order for some other company that was paying them, and they already sold off the extra's, and have none left and can't produce more because they don't know how to purchase a large amount of material and hell, they've probably already fired people and can't be bothered hiring more, especially if they can't afford it. So what happens? The middleman has lost money, and they won't be in any hurry to refund money, especially when they can just create a new Alibaba account and do it again and hope for the best.

Chinese factories are all too familiar with chargebacks, and some simply don't know how to process letters of credit. I'm not saying they are stupid or anything like that at all... but don't expect them to go out of their way to cater to your favorite forms of payment.

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Why does the description NOT match the ipad?!?!?!? Why does it say INTEL ipad?

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hello are your ipads 100% authentic and come with 1 year manufacture warranty? if so i only pay through paypal, and i need a price for 1. once ive verified its authentic ill purchase much more. thanks
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Chinese say Western Union or wire transfer only. No Paypal, no warranty. So sorry. Apple buys 100% authentic.

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Hi
so have you been able to do business with Shenzhen Letroysea Electronics Co. ? whats your opinion about their service?

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LOL! They have absolutely wonderful service. If you do happen to get a defective product, they actually will promptly replace it. Just send it back; but be sure to pay all freight both ways, as well as all export and import duties. Other than that there is no warranty.

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Apple products have some of the lowest profit margins, even if you are buying in the thousands. I used to sell Apple products on ebay and was struggling to pull in more then $300 monthly, selling about 500 items. Although ebay and PayPal make it hard with their high fees.
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Anyone end up using Shenzen? I went to their website and it shows "copy" or knockoff versions of Apple products, but not the real deal. Any updates from anyone here?
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Shenzen is just a reseller; you may or may not get a "genuine" Apple product, although much of it is identical. The only way to be absolutely certain is to buy direct from the manufacturer Foxconn. Either way, you will never be able to legally sell in the US or in perhaps any other country as a "genuine" Apple product without facing serious legal trademark infringement violations. They are, however being sold on eBay and other outlets quite successfully despite the required disclaimers.

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Shenzen is just a reseller; you may or may not get a "genuine" Apple product, although much of it is identical. The only way to be absolutely certain is to buy direct from the manufacturer Foxconn.
I want to be sure of what I am buying. I don't want to pay for what "may be" real or not. The only thing that looked real on the Shenzen site was iPad keyboards. I shot you a PM Paul.
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I guess I have to ask the obvious, stupid question: Why not contact Apple and ask them what you need to do to buy their products wholesale? I know of countless small shops that sell Apple stuff so it couldn't be that hard.

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I guess I have to ask the obvious, stupid question: Why not contact Apple and ask them what you need to do to buy their products wholesale? I know of countless small shops that sell Apple stuff so it couldn't be that hard.
No need, I already know. You need:

At least 3 Apple, Client, Industry or Vendor References
Must qualify for a $25,000 credit line with an authorized Apple Distributor.
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You must meet the $100,000 a year purchase requirement to maintain Reseller account.
You must provide face-to-face pre-sale and post-sale support.
They also do not allow sole internet sales.

I wouldn't waste time asking if I hadn't found out the answer to that question already. I'm just trying to do what Paul said which is to buy direct from Foxconn. Is it possible? I don't know. Do I want to try to buy one from them? Yep.
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No need, I already know. You need:

At least 3 Apple, Client, Industry or Vendor References
Must qualify for a $25,000 credit line with an authorized Apple Distributor.
In business for at least 2 years.
You must meet the $100,000 a year purchase requirement to maintain Reseller account.
You must provide face-to-face pre-sale and post-sale support.
They also do not allow sole internet sales.

I wouldn't waste time asking if I hadn't found out the answer to that question already. I'm just trying to do what Paul said which is to buy direct from Foxconn. Is it possible? I don't know. Do I want to try to buy one from them? Yep.
I am sure that the company that makes them for Apple isn't allowed to sell them to just anyone. In fact, I can pretty much guarantee you that they can't sell them to anyone but Apple or their distributors. I would be ***extremely*** wary of anyone who tells you otherwise. Honestly, with what you just told me, do you think Apple lets the factory just do what they want? They don't. Apple controls everything about their business. Everything.

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I am sure that the company that makes them for Apple isn't allowed to sell them to just anyone. In fact, I can pretty much guarantee you that they can't sell them to anyone but Apple or their distributors. I would be ***extremely*** wary of anyone who tells you otherwise. Honestly, with what you just told me, do you think Apple lets the factory just do what they want? They don't. Apple controls everything about their business. Everything.
No, I don't think so. I'm just going off what the member Myob (Paul) is saying. He says Foxconn does that.
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No, I don't think so. I'm just going off what the member Myob (Paul) is saying. He says Foxconn does that.
He's full of ****.

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I am sure that the company that makes them for Apple isn't allowed to sell them to just anyone. In fact, I can pretty much guarantee you that they can't sell them to anyone but Apple or their distributors. I would be ***extremely*** wary of anyone who tells you otherwise. Honestly, with what you just told me, do you think Apple lets the factory just do what they want? They don't. Apple controls everything about their business. Everything.
Apple does NOT have any control over who buys what from Foxconn or anywhere else in China. Foxconn also manufactures nearly every other major brand including Dell, HP, IBM, etc. Anyone absolutely can buy any of these products; the Chinese have no restrictions.

It is being done right now.

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I know this is old but I must agree with MYOB, you can purchase authentic items directly from the manufacturer...I did so with Harley Davidson jackets...There's no restrictions as to who the Chinese manufacturers can sell to. I've personally tested a few manufacturers.

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Hi Paul and all others,

My name is Anthony. I had read the thread about Ipad 2 distributors in China you recommended. I am a very hardworking contractor with four girls and want to start selling Ipads or iphone for extra income. I am very leery of send anyone in China money via western union or wire transfer. How can I be sure that it will be a safe transaction and that I wont get screwed? Do you know anyone who has used Shenzhen Letroysea Eletronics Co in Guangdong, China. Email: Phone 86-755-22657727

Just to remind you, since the post is old. here is your original post re Ipad wholesalers.

"...Apple's products are made in China by Hon Hai Precision Industry Co., Ltd, (aka Foxconn) You can buy many of their products including the iPhone and iPad for less than a quarter of the retail price, from Shenzhen Letroysea Eletronics Co in Guangdong, China. Email: szirisy at hotmail dot com Phone 86-755-22657727 They sell in small quantities, (10 min) but only accept Western Union or wire transfers. Almost all of the major manufacturers and their knock-offs are also available..."

I am an honest guy and just want to make some extra cash. Can you help me find a trustworthy wholesaler/ supplier?:confused:
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"Contract" in China only say that you pay. Once they are tooled for production, anyone can buy the products. They have no exclusivity which is a major problem, and also the source of the much cheaper counterfeit products, pirated DVDs and software.

BTW, it's NOT illegal to buy the stuff from China. It becomes illegal in the US when your marketing infringes on copyrights or trademarks.

So I am trying to understand here, you can by consumer electronic's such as iphones/ipads directly from foxconn? How would you go about contacting them? When you say it is illegal when your marketing infringes on copyrights or trademarks...What does that mean exactly? If I was to purchase some TV series on DVD Boxset's, I would or would not be allowed to sell them on Ebay or Amazon, or even my own site?

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inbulkelectronics.com is a great way to go for ipad 2's at wholesale prices in Los Angeles.
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Hi Paul and all others,

My name is Anthony. I had read the thread about Ipad 2 distributors in China you recommended. I am a very hardworking contractor with four girls and want to start selling Ipads or iphone for extra income. I am very leery of send anyone in China money via western union or wire transfer. How can I be sure that it will be a safe transaction and that I wont get screwed? Do you know anyone who has used Shenzhen Letroysea Eletronics Co in Guangdong, China. Email: Phone 86-755-22657727

Just to remind you, since the post is old. here is your original post re Ipad wholesalers.

"...Apple's products are made in China by Hon Hai Precision Industry Co., Ltd, (aka Foxconn) You can buy many of their products including the iPhone and iPad for less than a quarter of the retail price, from Shenzhen Letroysea Eletronics Co in Guangdong, China. Email: szirisy at hotmail dot com Phone 86-755-22657727 They sell in small quantities, (10 min) but only accept Western Union or wire transfers. Almost all of the major manufacturers and their knock-offs are also available..."

I am an honest guy and just want to make some extra cash. Can you help me find a trustworthy wholesaler/ supplier?:confused:
You want a trustworthy wholesaler/supplier of apple products? EASY! APPLE INC! There is NOBODY else on the planet, PERIOD! APPLE designed the processor, OS, and apparently the ipad. It does NOT matter if fox com makes them, or if it is legal in china or EVERYWHERE! Apple forbids their sale, so a sale by others is dishonest. SIMPLE!

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wow thanks for telling us
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So I am trying to understand here, you can by consumer electronic's such as iphones/ipads directly from foxconn? How would you go about contacting them? When you say it is illegal when your marketing infringes on copyrights or trademarks...What does that mean exactly? If I was to purchase some TV series on DVD Boxset's, I would or would not be allowed to sell them on Ebay or Amazon, or even my own site?

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You can buy anything you want in China, no problem. The problems only begin when trying to get unlicensed products imported past US customs as "genuine products". And, your problems don't end there. If your products happen to get past customs without being confiscated, there is a tiered array of federal agencies and hordes of trademark/copyright litigants that can make your life miserable if you sell them. Apple and many other major companies vigorously protect themselves against unauthorized or counterfeit brand sales. This is why you may often see even genuine products labeled as "{brand name} copy". In my marketing, these are labeled as "100% Guaranteed Genuine Counterfeit", and I only use them as promotional giveaways.

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I know this is old but I must agree with MYOB, you can purchase authentic items directly from the manufacturer...I did so with Harley Davidson jackets...There's no restrictions as to who the Chinese manufacturers can sell to. I've personally tested a few manufacturers.
WOW, what makes less sense? Harley using a non US vendor, or a buyer buying Harley stuff from a non US vendor? It is like buying breakfast from a company that makes rat poison.

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HD jackets are made in China. As also are the motorcycle engines, forks, drive train, and other accessories. Most of the electronics are from Japan, wheels are from Australia, but - it is all assembled in the US.

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HD jackets are made in China. As also are the motorcycle engines, forks, drive train, and other accessories. Most of the electronics are from Japan, wheels are from Australia, but - it is all assembled in the US.
Just another victim of the US problems. Harley used to be famous as the only US made motorcycle. And PRIDED themselves on it! Wheels and electronics, in most cases are from other places anyway. The US USED to be the world leader in BOTH, but hasn't been for electronics for DECADES, and lost its tire monoooly even earlier.

Harley USED to be to motorcycles what zenith USED to be to TVs, and now basically BOTH are dead I guess.

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I've been getting stuff from inbulkelectronics.com for over a year now. They provide me with any quantity for any ipad that I need. They are really great all of you guys should contact them.
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