13 Jun '17, 2am

Friends don't let friends shop at chains. @maxymmckay details how to start shopping local.

Some of my absolute favorite shops are small, local businesses running on the heart and soul of proud owners. They provide a welcomed sense of community, a “hello” at the door that goes beyond the typical smile-and-wave greeting from other big-name locations. They care about their business, but more importantly, they care about people. That’s a key difference between a small venture and a big-box store, and it’s one of the many reasons why the SHIFT10 initiative was conceived. The SHIFT10 initiative Stephanie Riel is the community engagement manager for Scott’s Marketplace — an innovative eCommerce platform geared toward the needs of local small business owners. The team at Scott’s Marketplace saw small businesses struggling to stand out against corporations, so they set out to change the spending behavior of American consumers. SHIFT10 was born. “The inspiration for SHIFT...

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