ShopFoleyFirst.com, dedicated to building and preserving the local economy.
Did you know that 93% of Americans want to support locally owned businesses and given the opportunity, 73% will shop locally first? ShopFoleyFirst.com is designed to support locally owned bushiness by making it incredibly easy to Shop Foley First.
The strength of the local economy depends on consumers supporting local businesses. These small businesses are the economic engine of Foley. Independent retailers return three times more to the community than chain and big-box stores and independent restaurants return two times more than the chain competitors. Buying online from national eCommerce platforms return almost nothing to the local community.
Shop Local First
ShopFoleyFirst.com is all about helping consumers find what they are looking for locally, supporting locally owned, independent businesses. Even if you have never heard of ShopFoleyFirst.com you will begin to see the platform show up on your favorite search engine.
ShopFoleyFirst.com is much more than a comprehensive directory of more than 1200 local businesses. ShopFoleyFirst.com is a community marketplace allowing you to shop the entire community in one location.
· Find specific products to purchase online for delivery or in-store pickup from your local retailers.
· Locate services, review menus from local restaurants, order take-out or make reservations.
· Read and write reviews, purchase gift certificates, or find coupons.
· Just looking for information? Use ShopFoleyFirst.com to contact business owners by email to get questions answered and advice about which product or service is best for you.
· Shop local means faster, better service.
How we work with local businesses.
All locally owned businesses can claim and update their listing for free. If for some reason we missed your business you can easily add it at no charge.
· Add hours & payment methods
· Upload a photo or logo
· Get listed in two categories
· Add a business description
1. Create online catalogs of products or services
2. Sell products & gift certificates online
3. Promote events, sales, offer coupons and more...
4. Easily update your existing website from ShopFoleyFirst.com
5. Get a new website for a small one time fee, free hosting
6. Get found on Google!
7. Post announcements about new products, sales and more...
8. Automatically have your posts indexed on Google and shown on
Facebook and other social media sites
9. Send email newsletters and build your customer email list
10. Collect community reviews
What you can do to help the Shop Local movement.
- Follow us on Facebook.
- Follow us on Twitter.
- Consider the extra value you receive from local businesses, no shipping, easy returns, customer support, growing the local economy.
- Post reviews on ShopFoleyFirst.com.
- Eat at locally owned independent restaurants and shop at independently owned businesses.
- Purchase local gift certificates and use local coupons from businesses on ShopFoleyFirst.com.
- Always Shop Foley First whenever you can.
ShopFoleyFirst.com is owned and operated by
Shop Baldwin First, LLC