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Welcome to J&R Industries Web site!

Please feel free to browse our website.  Note: that we are a WHOLESALE distributor. We sell to businesses with a valid sales tax certificate or tax exempt certificate.

We currently stock over 12,000 wholesale art and craft supplies.  If you qualify as a wholesale customer please review this site and request a logon to our online catalog in order to see our full line of products. We are sure you won't be disappointed.


Company Profile

J&R Industries is a wholesale craft distributor, carrying a full line of arts & crafts supplies for retail stores, professional crafters, schools, and other non-profit organizations. We have been in business since 1972, and are committed to giving timely and courteous service to all our customers.   Most in-stock orders placed before Noon will be shipped the same day.  We primarily ship to customers in the USA, but we are now also shipping to some international locations.

J&R Industries is proud to be a member of the Better Business Bureau®, National Federation of Independent Businesses (NFIB), amd the Hobby Industry Association (HIA).

Wholesale Craft Supplies

Our line of wholesale craft supplies is superior to other craft distributors. Due to the large volume that we purchase directly from manufacturers and large scale importers, we are able to pass substantial savings on to our customers.

We stock a huge line of over 1,000 different unfinished cast resin figures, hundreds of different unfinished Paper Mache figures and objects, and several categories of Rusty Tin products.

Of course, we also stock thousands of other wholesale craft supplies including adhesives, craft paints and mediums, Hardware, Decorative Rings , Musical Movements, Slate, Stencils, Craft Wire, Decorative Wire, Wood Products, Primitive/Country Craft supplies, plus much more.

Wholesale Art Supplies

We carry a large selection of wholesale art supplies. Some major categories of our product line include Canvas Supplies (Canvas Panels, Stretched Canvas, Stretcher Strips, Floorcloth Canvas, and more), Air Brushes and related tools, Artist Brushes and Brush Sets, Artist Oil Paints and Mediums, Picture Frames, Framing Supplies, plus much more.

Placing Orders

 We are now accepting orders over the internet.   Our online craft supply catalog makes it very simple and convenient for you to place orders 24 hours a day.  If you would like to browse our inventory without prices please click here.  If you have ordered from us before or have already submitted your wholesale information and you would like to place orders through our online catalog,  please request a user ID.  All customers that logon to our catalog with their unique User ID will be able to view all wholesale prices and submit orders online.

If you are a new customer, you must first open an account.  By opening an account, you provide us information that verifies your qualifications as a wholesale customer.  This includes a retail sales tax document, tax exemption certificate, or other proof that you will be reselling products or creating products for resale (for states without sales tax).

To set up an account, follow these links to the New Account Application form and the Credit Application form. 

Of course, we also accept orders by phone or mail.  To place an order by phone, please call one of the numbers below.  One of our associates will be able to set up an account, answer any questions, or take your order.  Paper catalogs and product literature require a $5 refundable deposit.  They will be sent free with your first order.

A $100 minimum is required for opening orders.  Subsequent orders have a $30 minimum.  All orders under $60 will be charged a $3 handling fee.  VISA, MasterCard, and Discover are accepted.

Contact Information

913-362-6667 Kansas City Area

(913) 362-7421

Postal address
PO BOX 4221, Shawnee Mission, Kansas 66204

Electronic mail

Hours of Operation

Monday - Friday 8:00am to 5:00pm central time
Saturday & Sunday Closed


For questions on products we carry, please email Sales .

For questions or problems related to the programming of this web site, please email Webmaster .

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