General Finishes welcomes qualifying volume DIY users and retail businesses in the US, Canada, and United Kingdom/Europe to build your business with fine finishing products that have been an American tradition since 1928. GF provides the DIY furniture repurposing and retail market with user friendly pre-mixed paints, oil-based wood stains, water-based wood stains, dye stains, top coats, and glazes. Please use the form below to begin the process of creating a wholesale account as a retailer or a volume user. If you qualify, we will send samples if you have not already received them. This form is only for users not in delivery range of one of our national distributors (find our national distributors here).
If you are in the UK or Europe, we will forward your request to our UK Distributor who can offer a similar package of General Finishes products for trade and stockists including an introductory trade sample kit. General Finishes does not sell direct to consumers. We have an excellent network of stores & online retailers which may be accessed on our Where to Buy page: http://generalfinishes.com/where-buy#.U5XvCijJxv8
We do not require contracts or an exclusivity clause. General Finishes is happy to share shelf space with any other line of finishes that you carry.
No storefront is required - just a minimum annual ordering volume of (U.S.A) $3,000.
You are not required to order an entire case of any color! We will gladly mix cases of the same size can including Gel Stains, Milk Paint, Glazes, Dye Stains and Topcoats.
Case counts need to be 10/pints & 8/quarts per case (you may mix product). All orders over $900 only pay a 3% fuel surcharge (approximately $25 -$30 on a $900 order).
Fast shipping - U.S.A. made, efficient distribution system - we ship directly to you.
The suggested Special Opening Package includes 100 pints and 64 quarts of our most popular Milk Paints, Glazes, Gel Stains and High Performance topcoat. We are happy to help you customize your order if these quantities dont meet your needs or budget. This package of $2132.82 includes our 3% fuel surcharge; there are no additional shipping costs. The special includes your choice of point-of-purchase materials. Click the button to download the Suggested Opening Order Package form.
You will be contacted by one of our representatives shortly to answer further questions. Credit card required. General Finishes offers an interactive online ordering system with automated submission that will guide you through all orders after your initial opening order.
General Finishes is Social Media interactive and promotes our customers via our website, retailer directory, blog, Pinterest, Google+, Twitter, Instagram & Facebook. Please notify of us of your work by sharing on our Facebook page and tell us what Milk Paint color, gel, glaze, and
topcoat you used as well as any special finishing effects. Also, light and stage them as well as you can. We do post on Houzz when
the images are of good quality and their minimum requirements are photos
larger than 1000 pixels wide. Uploading photos with a width of at least
1,000 pixels ensures that they will display best on the site and in the
iPad app. We will link
back to you and share your work across our social media channels. If you don't have a FB page, you can upload images here.