Wholesale Program FAQ
Requirements / Insurance
What is required to set up an account to purchase wholesale?
State Fireworks Permit (if required by state) and a sales tax resale ID.
Who do they contact to apply for a fireworks permit?
Review your state law on your state's website. A short cut to your state's website is provided on the State Laws page.
What insurance is required by state law?
Review your state's law, it will state dollar amount of insurance required by their state. Amounts vary by state.
Is insurance available through TNT Fireworks?
We do not sell insurance, but are able to assist with Premise Liability Insurance (it covers slips, trips, or falls at selling location), and Product Liability Insurance (covers ONLY TNT product related injuries). Ask us for more details!
Getting Started / Marketing
What is a reasonable investment to get started in the fireworks business?
A few thousand to as much as you want to spend.
Can TNT help build an order for those just getting into the business?
Yes, TNT can build an order to fit any budget.
How can TNT help the customer market TNT product?
TNT offers a variety of marketing materials that can be viewed in our wholesale catalog. We can also give guidance based on experience in your area.
Ordering / Shipping Process
How do I place an order?
Our freight system gathers quotes from carriers then narrows the carriers down to the best 3-4 rates available. Shipping costs will be added to orders. Add on services (lift gate; inside delivery; etc.) are an additional fees. Ask us how to get FREE SHIPPING!
How long will it take to receive my order?
Product will ship from one of our TNT warehouses no later than 48 hours from confirmation from an associate that order has been processed.
May I pick up an order from the warehouse?
Yes. During the fireworks season there is a 4 hour minimum lead time requirement. Otherwise, we ask for a 48 hour notice.
Where is the closest warehouse to my location?
Warehouses are located in Florence, AL; Duncan, SC; Mechanicsburg, PA; Marion, IN; and Tulsa, OK.
Payment / Credit Options
How do I pay for my order?
Payment is required before orders will ship from our warehouse. We accept all major credit cards. We are able to process check payments by phone.
Does TNT offer credit terms?
Typically, the first order is required to be paid in full before delivery. However, customers may apply for credit terms by completing our credit application. If approved by our credit manager, we offer Net 30 or Seasonal terms.