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Locally Creates a Better Online Experience for Consumers & Independents

Locally Creates a Better Online Experience for Consumers & Independents

In July of 2014, Locally launched a platform to connect local businesses with consumers in their area. The New Orleans-based start-up company gave local retailers and brands an easy way to create an omni-channel business model, blending their brick-and-mortar shops with Locally’s online platform. Now, as Locally enters its fourth year, the mission remains the same, but the platform has evolved in exciting new ways. For consumers, Locally offers a…read more →

4 Reasons to Plant Local

4 Reasons to Plant Local

Here are four reasons to plant local for the easiest and most beneficial way to bring some springtime curb appeal to your home.

The Surprising Beginning of the South Park Walkabout

The Surprising Beginning of the South Park Walkabout

South Park, San Diego held their 50th Walkabout celebration on Comic-Con Weekend, July 26. The event purpose has been to bring small businesses, in one town, together for a night; to boost sales, and community support. Here’s how the event began.

An Eclectic Store for a Vibrant Community

An Eclectic Store for a Vibrant Community

When Corrie Park and her family moved to local-friendly Staunton, Virginia, they saw a need in the historic downtown district – and they wasted no time in fulfilling it.

Celebrate Earth Day The Local Way

Celebrate Earth Day The Local Way

Buying local from independent businesses can make a positive environmental impact alongside the economic and social benefits. You can almost wrap it up in one word – transportation.

Less Driving Means Big Dividends For Local Economies

Less Driving Means Big Dividends For Local Economies

Driving is expensive. Running a sedan for a year costs $9,122 on average, according to the American Automobile Association, with gas prices contributing a big part of that sum. The average U.S. household spent $4,000 on fuel in 2012.

Independent We Stand
Independent We Stand Independent We Stand