Buyer Qualifications & Registration

Dallas Market Center offers the latest product trends in every category. However, we are a wholesale market only open to buyers, not the general public. To qualify as a buyer, you must be registered and sell merchandise similar to what's showcased here.

Here's what you need to know

  • All businesses have 90 calendar days to qualify.
  • Add additional buyers by submitting a copy of a cancelled paycheck or corporate credit card.
  • Depending on what type of business you own, an application fee of $150 may apply.
  • We reserve the right to request additional identification information.

Commercial Businesses

Please include the following with your application:

  • Copy of state Sales & Use Tax Permit with appropriate SIC or NAICS codes.
  • Voided business check or copy of corporate credit card.
  • Copy of active lease or deed showing use of premises and signature page. (This waives the application fee.)
  • Personalized, imprinted business card. (Only valid for owners.)
  • Provide a copy of a paycheck or personal corporate credit card to add buyers of full-time employees.
  • Photo ID to receive your market badge.
Register

Kiosks/Booth Retail (Qualify Every Year)

Please provide all of these items with your application:

  • Copy of state Sales & Use Permit with appropriate SIC or NAICS codes.
  • Voided business check or copy of corporate credit card.
  • Copy of active lease showing use of premises and signature page. (This waives the application fee.)
  • Personalized, imprinted business card. (Only valid for owners.)
  • Provide a copy of a paycheck or personal corporate credit card to add buyers. (Four Buyer Limit)
  • Photo ID to receive your market badge.
Register

Home Businesses (Qualify Every Two Years)

Please include the following with your application to waive the fee:

  • Copy of state Sales & Use Tax Permit with appropriate SIC or NAICS codes.
  • Voided business check or copy of corporate credit card.
  • Invoices of $10,000 in wholesale transactions within the last 12 months, or a signed quarterly state sales tax return with payment check or e-file receipt.  The filing must show sales and taxes paid.  If no taxes are paid, then you must provide wholesale invoices.
  • Personalized, imprinted business card. (Only valid for owners.)
  • Provide a copy of a paycheck or personal corporate credit card to add buyers of full-time employees. (Four Buyer Limit)
  • Photo ID to receive your market badge.
Register

Interior Designer/Architect/Builder

Please include the following with your application:

  • Appropriate Current State Certification.
  • Is allowed 4 client's at no charge.
  • Photo ID must be presented to receive market badge.
Register

Independent Designer

Submit copies of all the following documents:

  • Current membership in a professional state or nationally-recognized accredited organization.
  • Photo ID must be presented to receive market badge. (Is allowed four clients at no charge.)
Register

Hospital or Inspirational Gift Shop

Provide all the following documents:

  • Copy of state Sales & Use Permit with appropriate SIC or NAICS codes or Tax Exemption Permit.
  • To add buyers/full-time employees, provide a copy of a payroll check or stub or a copy of a volunteer badge.
Register

International Business

All of the Below:

  • Personalized imprinted Business Card.
  • Photo ID must be presented to receive market badge.
  • Website Address or Recent Invoice
Register

Non-Exhibiting Manufacturers

  • Manufacturers whose product is not represented here will be charged a non-refundable show service fee of $100.
  • Picture identification and business card required.

For Your Convenience

24 hour fax service: (214) 749-5479 or email registration@dallasmarketcenter.com