Shop Local Rhody connects local businesses with customers who are dedicated to supporting their community.

Shop Local Rhody connects local Rhode Island businesses with customers eager to support the small business community. We pride ourselves on highlighting all local businesses through our magazine, website and social media platforms. At Shop Local Rhody we believe that being a good neighbor means helping all Rhode Island businesses grow.

Shop Local Rhody is an Integrated Media Group (IMG) publication. IMG is a Rhode Island-based digital marketing firm that aims to level the playing field for local Rhode Island businesses as they compete with large box stores. Through effectively utilizing Facebook and Google ad words, local SEO, affordable website design, reputation management, email newsletters and a host of print and design services IMG aims to help small Rhode Island businesses grow.

Why Shop Local?

Did you know that when you make a purchase at a local small business instead of online or at a big box store you are actually reinvesting in your community? For every $100 you spend at a locally owned businesses, $68 will stay in the community benefiting your neighborhood.

Did you know that you're also creating jobs when you shop local? With 60 to 80 percent of all new jobs coming from small businesses, your decision to shopping locally actually helps create and sustain local jobs.

Thank you for continuing to support small businesses in your community.

Interested in how to become a part of the Shop Local Rhody community?