Rio Grande is a wholesale supply and manufacturing business serving the jewelry industry. We support a wide range of clients from manufacturers, bench jewelers, designers and casting houses to hobbyists and students. 


You can access wholesale pricing by verifying your trade status with one of the following:


  • Federal Employee Identification Number
  • State Tax ID
  • Jeweler Board of Trade number
  • Secretary of State business registration


If you’re a student, you can access wholesale benefits by taking a class with a Rio for Schools instructor. Student benefits last for six months. (Students with existing Wholesale or RioPro accounts will maintain their current benefits.) 


In addition to price breaks, Wholesale benefits include:

  • Flat-rate shipping up to 10 lbs., free over $250
  • No-appointment access to our Jewelry Tech Team 
  • 30-day returns
  • Hot Foil stamping for packaging, Sunshine® Cloth imprinting, laser-engraving for brand/quality tags and customized marking stamps
  • $50 scrap recycling fee
  • Net Terms available


Feel free to reach out if you need help with your account or have questions about any of our products and services. We’re available from 8:00 am–5:00 pm MST, Monday–Friday, at 800-545-6566.