From Small Biz Survival Shop Indie Local summary: Shop Indie Local campaign website This...Read More
On November 1, the American Independent Business Alliance (AMIBA) will launch its Shop Indie Local holiday campaign, encouraging individuals and businesses to shift more of their holiday shopping, entertaining and dining to locally owned and independent businesses.Read More
From Small Biz Survival With all the flood of tips for retailers to get ready for the holidays,...Read More
Local economy organizers in Southwest New Hampshire have turned to crowdfunding to raise funds from local indies and community members to support Plaid Friday and Cider Monday celebrations in their region. Here’s their pitch — could this work in your community?Read More
Ithaca’s downtown businesses hope to supplant the traditional post-Thanksgiving buying frenzies with Shift Your Shopping, a set of three themed shopping days aimed at promoting local business over big box stores this holiday season.
From November 23 to 26, the holiday season will start with Plaid Friday, then celebrate Small Business Saturday, and end on a sweet note with Cider Monday. Allison Graffin, Downtown Ithaca Alliance marketing director said the weekend draws attention to both the importance and impact of shopping locally.Read More
Get Ready for Shop Indie Local Season
From November 1 – December 31, Shop Indie Local celebrates locally owned businesses and works to increase spending at these businesses.
Our campaign urges shoppers to take positive action and boost the ripple effect of economic and community benefits our neighborhoods, towns and cities receive when we spend dollars at locally owned, independent businesses.