Check out these top five reasons to shop local in 2020:
1. You support the local New Bern economy.
Did you know that approximately 67 cents for every dollar spent at small businesses stays in the community. Why not supports the local vendors in the New Bern economy. Instead of sending your hard earned money to support an already rich CEO, your local purchase makes a difference and supports the businesses that make our town unique.
2. You support the dreams of our local crafters, farms and small business owners.
Shopping locally doesn’t just support the local New Bern economy but every dollar spent also supports the dreams of community members in our city. Small businesses are founded by folks who have a true passion for their craft or product.
From the local coffee roastery, like Fresh Aire Roastery at the New Bern Farmers Market, to the small business owner, Tina, who makes the best biscotti to go along with the fresh coffee. Behind every small business is a hard-working individual or local family with the goal of bringing you the highest quality product you can buy.
3.Small-batch products are fresher.
Local artisans have a passion for their craft, the products are fresh and generally the highest quality product when shopping local. Advantages of supporting local artisans and crafters are the small batches. When we add products, we have taste-tested and inspected every snack and product.
You receive the highest level of personalized customer service.
Why should you make a commitment to shop local?
Small businesses have one goal: to make sure that you have the best shopping experience and product. At Bear Town Baskets, our number one priority is to provide you with the highest level of customer service; from making sure your gift box has the freshest products and are carefully packed. You can also decide on what you want in the gift boxes and build the perfect gift box for a client, we ensure your experience shopping with us is superior from check out to delivery.
Our Goal is that every purchase ends with a happy customer.
The top reason to shop local is because every purchase ends with a happy customer who feels special. After all, your purchase not only supports our small business but local, North Carolina, artisans.