Green Upgrader puts together 10 reasons we should all shop locally. And no, it's not all about ecology or economy, either!
- Stimulates the local economy.
- Spurs local businesses to give back locally in return.
- Encourages 'uniqueness' and character.
- Reduces environmental impact.
- Creates new jobs.
- Better customer service at the local level.
- Local owners reinvest locally.
- Public benefits outweigh public costs.
- Competition = Diversity = More choices for us!
- Gives we consumers more influence.
For elucidation of each reason, follow this link.