Supporting small business owners and why it is so important

  • Introduction

Small businesses are the backbone of our economy. They provide goods and services that we need in our daily lives and help to create jobs in our communities. Unfortunately, many small businesses are struggling to stay afloat in today's climate. With the cost of living increasing, even buying ingredients to make their products can be a challenge for artisan businesses that rely on high-quality materials to create their unique offerings.

The Impact of Small Business Support

It is so important to support as many small businesses as possible, even if that means making an extra five orders a week. Every small order can make a huge difference, especially for those businesses that are just starting out. When you buy products from small businesses, you are not only getting a great service, but you are also supporting local jobs and helping to keep our economy strong.

Why Small Businesses Need Our Support

Small businesses are the backbone of our communities. They are often run by families or individuals who are passionate about their craft and who care deeply about their customers. When you buy from a small business, you are not just a number, you are a valued customer who is helping to keep their dream alive. Small businesses will really look after their customers, and will appreciate you going to buy from them. It means that order will make a huge difference to them and can help to ensure that they are able to keep their doors open for years to come.

The Benefits of Supporting Small Businesses

Supporting small businesses has many benefits. Not only are you helping to keep our economy strong, but you are also supporting local jobs and helping to create a sense of community in your area. Small businesses often offer unique and high-quality products that you won't find anywhere else, and they are passionate about what they do. When you shop at a small business, you are not just making a purchase, you are investing in a dream and helping to support someone's livelihood.


Small businesses are an essential part of our economy, and they need our support now more than ever. By supporting small businesses, we are not only helping to keep our economy strong, but we are also investing in our local communities and helping to create a better future for all of us. So next time you need to make a purchase, consider supporting a small business. It will make a huge difference to them, and you might just discover some amazing products that you never knew existed.



 So support your local craft fairs and vegan fairs. 
 If your town has a food market once a month support. 

 When you are tempted to buy on Amazon or similar platforms choose at least once a week or   more to buy direct from a small artisan business. 
Shop local find out what business are on your doorstep. You may not realise how many artisan business are in your area.

Choose for the next year to only buy from small business so whether it is a bakery, hair salon, local garden centre, zero waste store if you did this for a year can you imagine if everyone did this what it would mean for small businesses. 

Make a difference. 

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