New ideas for your shop local campaign

Our friend Rob Hatch sent me a link to Do the math with your gas, about keeping your gas cost down by shopping locally. It immediately made me think of your small town, shop local campaign. This is a great new reason to mention when promoting the benefits of shopping locally.

You do have a shop local campaign, right? Whether it’s your own business, or your whole community, you need to be reminding people why to buy from you in your small town.

More shop local campaign resources:


You’ll find a lot more ideas in our Shop Local Campaigns for Small Town ebook.

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About Becky McCray

Becky started Small Biz Survival in 2006 to share rural business and community building stories and ideas with other small town business people. She and her husband own a retail liquor store in Alva, Oklahoma, and a small cattle ranch nearby. Becky is an international speaker on small business.

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  1. says

    Excellent resource, Becky!

    We love your step-by-step guide and are recommending it as a resource to the communities that are running their shop local campaigns with the platform.

    Keep up the great work!