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Open An Account - Become a Tech Data Reseller Now!

To open an account and/or apply for credit, just complete and return the forms below. Tech Data's New-Account Representatives work quickly to approve your application.

The application process involves completing a Reseller Credit Application form online. Then print and fax it to Tech Data's New Account's Department. Typically this form will take about 20 minutes to complete.

Please read the compliance letter that can be found using this link. It contains important information concerning your new account.

Once you have completed and printed out all forms, simply sign the hard copies and fax to our new accounts department at 727-538-7802. ** IMPORTANT ** Please make sure you have all the necessary forms, fill them out completely, and sign at the appropriate places at the bottom, before faxing to us.

There is a $100 non-refundable application fee that is accessed on all applications. This fee covers the cost associated with the processing and administration of the reseller application. If net sales are $1,500 of more during the first 90 calendar days the account is open, a rebate of $100 will be applied to the account. The rebate will be applied to the Tech Data account 120 days after the account has been opened and must be used within 12 months from date of issuance. Only credit cards will be accepted for payment. No checks. Please fill out the Credit Card authorization form after completing this application. Please note: The cardholder must be one of the owners/officers named on the reseller application.

A personal guaranty from one or more owners or officers of a Reseller has the potential of helping you obtain additional credit to support business growth. A personal guaranty form can be accessed at

After your reseller application is processed, you will receive an e-mail containing your account information; sales team phone number, and an expanded list of Tech Data's service offerings. After applying for an Electronic Commerce ID and Password you will be ready to conveniently place orders and view our electronic catalog at

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Electronic Commerce ID and Password

Once your account is set up, register for an Electronic Commerce Tech Data ID and Password by using the following link: or contact our Electronic Commerce department at 1-800-553-7921 extension 77926, to establish your Electronic Commerce ID and Password. Your Electronic Commerce Tech Data ID and Password will be emailed to you within 3-5 business days after registering. Some links to our secure area of the Tech data website may not be able to be accessed until you receive your Electronic Commerce ID and Password.

You will enjoy the benefits of being able to:

  • View and Print invoice details, as soon as the morning after shipment
  • View and Print real-time customer statements online

Already have an Electronic Commerce Tech Data ID and Password, Go To:

  • Step 1:
  • Step 2: Click on 'My Account Login'
  • Step 3: Click on Account Management

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