Posts Tagged "buy local groups"

Influential Buy Local Campaigns - Part Two

Influential Buy Local Campaigns - Part Two

Whether they’re mobilizing a specific community or highlighting a niche industry, these campaigns put local businesses center stage – and they have fun while doing it.

Some of The Most Influential Buy Local Campaigns

Some of The Most Influential Buy Local Campaigns

It’s no secret that buy local campaigns are making a difference in the small business community. These campaigns drive consumers away from national chains and toward small businesses, while connecting small business owners with like-minded partners and resources.

LIBA: Keeping Louisville Weird

LIBA: Keeping Louisville Weird

The Louisville Independent Business Alliance (LIBA) has turned local businesses into the weirdest parts of the community – but that’s a good thing.

Local Businesses are Stronger Together

Local Businesses are Stronger Together

JJ Ramberg of MSNBC’s Your Business recently featured a segment on the great success of Low Country Local First and their Buy Local movement in Charleston SC.

NJ350 Pop-Up Program

NJ350 Pop-Up Program

In 2014 New Jersey celebrates its 350th Birthday. That’s right, our state is older than most of your states, so there! As part of the year-long celebration, Main Street New Jersey created the NJ350 Pop-Up Store program.

Chicago

Chicago "Buy Local" Campaign Thrives

It appears shopping local may have been a trend for two of Chicago’s North Side neighborhoods as residents spent nearly $95,000 at local shops over the holidays.

Top Influencers of the Buy Local Movement

Top Influencers of the Buy Local Movement

As the ‘buy local’ movement continues to grow, we’re taking a look at some of the movement’s most powerful pioneers. Throughout the country, there are lots of hardworking men and women helping to spread the word about the importance of buying local, and the individuals on this list are just a select few that stand out to us.

Local Businesses Work to Strengthen Community

Local Businesses Work to Strengthen Community

This year’s Locavore~Buy Local – Bucks County Business Community Event proved to be a success in bringing businesses together to raise awareness of the importance of independently owned businesses and their impact on the local economy.

Indie Profile - Local First Arizona

Indie Profile - Local First Arizona

Founded in 2003 by Director Kimber Lanning, Local First Arizona (LFA) is the largest alliance of independent businesses in North America, working to strengthen communities and local economies through supporting, maintaining, and celebrating locally-owned businesses throughout the state of Arizona.

Independent We Stand
Independent We Stand Independent We Stand