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Why Shopping Locally Matters

It's true that more than half of all jobs are created by small businesses and that local businesses return 3 times more to their communities than chains.

But what makes local really matter is unique to each of us...

For some people it's a desire to protect their local economy.

For others it feels good to be known by name at local shops.

The environmental benefits of minimizing transport are important to many of us.

And who doesn't want to create local jobs and support local entrepreneurs?

For all those reasons and more, shopping locally makes sense and is the best way to create a more sustainable, prosperous and pleasurable world to live in.

That's why we've been working hard for 16 years to develop a way to help communities keep it local.

Click here to learn more about the importance of local

Tools to Drive
Local Business Success

As a City Manager, you'll own the rights to ShopCity.com's online platform for your town or city and provide local businesses with the tools they need to succeed online.

You'll also receive a prime ShopCity.com domain name. We have more than 8,000 domains available. For example, ShopBoston.com, ShopNewYork.com and ShopSonoma.com.

Your platform will enable local shoppers to browse or buy online, leave reviews, check in, share their findings with local friends and family, and much, much more.

You'll leverage co-op marketing to build massive local awareness and drive visitors to your site where they'll find everything they need locally.

Click here to learn more about platform features

Join Our Team
Become a City Manager!

The ShopCity.com City Manager Program gives you everything you need to earn a great living as you connect your community and become the #1 local business advocate in your area.

  • Tools to drive local business success
  • Subscription business model
  • Freedom & control of your schedule
  • Full support as you launch & grow

Click here to learn more about the opportunity

Meet Our City Managers

Here's what some of our city managers have to say...

"It's exciting to offer our local businesses such a powerful, yet easy-to-use marketing tool at such an affordable price point."

- Dee and Taija
ShopMuskoka.com

"I have the freedom to run my own business, control my destiny and consistently grow my revenue with ShopCity.com"

- Lynn Martin
ShopOrillia.com

"We run ShopKelowna.com from home with minimal expenses and started making money much sooner than we expected!"

- Lindsay and TJ
ShopKelowna.com

What's Included?

When launching a business you need to get off the ground quickly and build momentum and credibility.
The ShopCity.com City Manager Program provides you with the following features and support to help you get growing.

A Turn-Key Package

Everything you need to build a successful company connecting local businesses and customers online

An Amazing Brand

Your Shop[City].com domain name opens doors with partners and minimizes marketing costs

Tools for Local Businesses

Your powerful platform enables local businesses to be found online, transact and interact with customers

A Mobile-Friendly Site

Your mobile-friendly website enables local shoppers to find what they're looking for while they're on the go

A Partnership Platform

Your partner tools enable Chambers, BIAs, and other groups to get apps and tools that make them look great

A Powerful Back Office

Your back office systems make billing, database management, and customer support easy

Full Training & Support

We're with you every step of the way as true partners from start-up all the way to major growth and success

A Strong Business Model

Your subscription-based recurring revenue business enables you to build a profitable 6 figure income

Meaning & Significance

You'll be proud of your work with local businesses and the difference you make in your community

Making a Difference
One Community at a Time

400,000

Registered
Shoppers

75,000

Registered
Businesses

500,000

Products &
Services

8,000+

Potential
Cities

See A Working Example

Read the story of ShopMidland.com and learn how the ShopCity.com model generates more than $250k in recurring revenue in a community of 17,500.

The City Government, Chamber of Commerce and Downtown Association are all onboard, as are more than 1,500 local merchants.

Free Wi-Fi blankets the downtown core and drives users to the site.

Click here to see the ShopCity.com platform in action

You're Never Alone

Starting a business isn't easy, but with our comprehensive training program and dedicated support team, you'll have an experienced partner leading the way.

  • Launch Guide
  • Ongoing training programs
  • Sales & marketing materials
  • A dedicated support team standing behind you

Click here to learn how you can launch your own ShopCity.com business


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