UDI Corporation is a wholesale distributor serving hardware, home center, lumber, auto parts and drug stores.
We connect retailers to a variety of specialized product lines and display systems designed to organize, conserve, and create your premium retail space at checkout, service counters, end caps, and power isles. All of our products are designed to boost margins, sales, and offer your customers more choices that compliment your core business.
Our team of service representatives located all over the U.S., whether in-store or over the phone, are some of the best within our wholesale industry. Explore our site and see why UDI is the choice partner in impulse retailing for thousands of retail locations across the U.S.
Frequently Asked Questions
China Safeguard Tariff Section 301 Policy 2019:
Effective July 1, 2019: Due to the fluidity of the situation, effective 7/1/19, all UDI customer invoices will include a temporary 12.3% line item charge due to the 25% tariff that the US government has levied against China imports. The policy is in place of a price increase from UDI. UDI will discontinue the extra charge when, or if, the tariff is repealed as part of a trade agreement between China and the U.S. government.
Calculating New suggested Retails: To maintain a retail margin of 50%, divide cost before the line item charge by 44.5%. To maintain a 40% retail margin, divide cost before the line item charge by 53.4%. For further assistance calculating retail prices, contact your UDI Impulse Retailing Specialist.
How do I get a free display rack?
Your order must fill the rack you would like and meet a minimum total cost. In most cases, you can choose a prepack assortment, or use the cost of a prepack as a guide to create your own assortment.
Do you offer prepaid freight?
Prepaid freight is on $150. Orders under $150 are billed $10, or 10%, which ever is higher.
$200 for BBQ Lighters EXCLUSIVELY.
$300 for Straw Hats.
What is your minimum order quantity?
All orders must be $100 or more.
Why do the lighters have a separate prepaid freight of $200?
The lighters are preloaded with butane. For shipping they are considered ‘haz-mat’. The lighters are drop shipped from a licensed manufacturer. The prepaid freight is slightly higher to cover the additional haz-mat shipping charges.
What are your terms?
Our terms are Net 30. Bill through is also available through all hardware co-ops. Credit card and COD is also available.
What is your defect policy?
UDI is a Policy A vendor. Credit and destroy on site.