Holidays: Canadians encouraged to buy locally

marche-noel-vieux-port-quebecWhen start the holiday shopping, the Canadian Council of retail launches national campaign “Shop here.”

The organization invites Canadians to cheer on their local retailers.

During this campaign, consumers will be aware of the many benefits of shopping in their local shops, such as the ability to enjoy exclusive product offerings, obtain personalized service and generate significant local benefits.

A resource kit has been crafted to help Council members to promote this initiative with their clients and their communities.

The Canadian Council of retail trade, which represents more than 45,000 businesses of all types, including online retailers, anticipates significant sales by the end of the year. He recalls that retail sales have risen for four months in Canada, compared to the same period last year.

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