Think. Shop. Buy. Local encourages consumers to think before they shop, and buy locally whenever possible. Since it’s creation in 2009, Think. Shop. Buy. Local has:

PROMOTED the importance of shopping locally.
HIGHLIGHTED the role local retailers play in the wellbeing of our economy.
EDUCATED consumers about how local retailers give back to the community and support local non-profits.
APPLAUDED local retailers for employing our friends and neighbors.
DRIVEN consumers to RMA member stores.

MEMBER PROMOTION THROUGH

LOCAL EVENTS
A community calendar with programs or events happening in the community.

LOCAL DEALS
A place to find specials, promotions, of sales going on locally.

LOCAL STORIES
A blog showing consumers who our local businesses are and how they came to be.

ADVERTISING DISCOUNTS
We handle ad placement and negotiations, bringing you the best price in advertising with Richmond Times-Dispatch, holiday radio campaigns, and the Richmond Flying Squirrels ad banners and home game spotlights.