Enjoy Local

Enjoy Local

Why Local?

  1. LOCAL CHARACTER
    • Help maintain the Kalamazoo community’s distinctiveness and flavor.
  2. A SENSE OF COMMUNITY
    • Help build strong communities by contributing more to local causes.
  3. LOCAL GOVERNMENT
    • It is the local business that gets a say in the local laws we live by. Support them and they in turn support you!
  4. KEEPING DOLLARS LOCAL
    • The more you spend in the community, the more the community has to spend on its people! That includes you!
  5. EMPLOYMENT
    • Local business provides jobs for your neighbors and friends.
  6. INNOVATION
    • Entrepreneurship keeps invention and creativity in the local arena.
  7. PERSONALBILITY
    • Local business gives a personal touch to your service that you may not get in a “big box” store.
  8. ENVIRONMENTALY CONSCIOUS
    • Local business relies on a clean community, making the retailers have a earth-conscious approach.
  9. COMPETITION
    • Competition is the life blood of a thriving community. The more local business, the more prosperity and growth in a community.
  10. DIVERSITY
    • Local business can tailor to the special needs to the community unlike national sellers who make not have the same flexibility.