They first have to call the gun manufacturer and find out which wholesaler purchased it.
These wines are sold at steep discounts to a wholesaler who repackages the wine.
They then phone the wholesaler to learn the name of the retailer.
So ATF clerks have to begin by telephoning the manufacturer to learn the name of the wholesaler.
The Daily Beast checked with a couple of local car dealers, and Cab Tice is a well-known used-car dealer and wholesaler.
The wholesaler therefore is a useful member of the book world and an important factor in the distribution of books.
The wholesaler must know the character of the retailer to whom he extends credit.
This I offered him for forty signs with the name of the wholesaler thrown in.
The same can be said of the margins between the wholesaler and the consumer.
Neither does a machine, or an acre of wheat land, or goods in a wholesaler's warehouse.
The sale of merchandise to retailers rather than directly to the public.