Even now Time For Enterprises To Participate In Rockland’s On-line ‘Shop Regional Expo For The Holidays’

Individuals Are Favoring On line Shopping This Holiday Season


The coronavirus pandemic may possibly suppress our motivation to get out into crowded shops, but it has been, and will continue to be, a boon for on the web procuring.

To take advantage of the existing sentiment, the Nanuet Chamber of Commerce,  Rockland Enterprise Women’s Community, and other county small business teams have developed the Rockland County On the net Holiday break Purchasing Expo, an on the internet browsing place at www.rocklandshopping.com. The “event,” designed to guidance regional retail organizations, companies, eating places, and nonprofits, will operate from Dec. 5th to the 9th.

“We want to stimulate persons to shop local!”, reported Risa Hoag, president of RBWN and vice president of the Nanuet Chamber of Commerce.

The expo price is $50 for RBWN members (the host group), $75 for nonprofits, $100 for members of any other Chamber of Commerce or the RBA. The expense is $150 for a organization that is not a member of any corporation.

Provider enterprises may perhaps give companies individually or as a particular “show package” and nonprofits can supply “donations” for sale or bundle them up, for illustration, “Feed a senior for a week” and assign it a greenback worth for the donation. “We also motivate all people to contemplate featuring present deals and discounts to persuade on the net shopping this kind of as 10% off when you point out the show, etcetera.”

Corporations can provide up to 21 goods.

You can list portions of every in the description so that you basically have more things on the internet finally. (For instance: This item is out there in a number of colors and we have 10 in inventory.)

The product sales method doesn’t truly transpire on the website. All sales will go instantly by you, and you will handle all transport or select up arrangements so your organization description ought to consist of how men and women can get, i.e. over the cellphone, by means of electronic mail, and so forth.

You need to prepare pictures of your products for sale and have them prepared to add as jpgs with descriptions just after you are accredited. Provider businesses could place up photographs of their logos or headshots with diverse descriptions for distinctive service offerings. Nonprofits can do a little something very similar or get imaginative with fun photographs.

Chambers and the RBWN will be marketing the holiday exhibit, as will the County Govt office environment and the Business for Financial Improvement.

You will have obtain to a graphic to boost the Expo on your very own social platforms and as a result of e-mails to your customers. This is a excellent way to not only achieve visibility for your Rockland enterprise no issue in which it is located, but also to get new shoppers and revenue.

Firms and nonprofits that would like to take part must stop by www.rocklandshopping.com and fill out the sort and go through the FAQs.

Admission is totally free for purchasers for the duration of a 5-working day time period, 24/7. They will be capable to pick out distinct booths to take a look at or use the strong lookup capabilities, browsing by class, search term, or price tag assortment.

“We are thrilled to carry this distinctive browsing platform to organizations throughout Rockland for the to start with time. It is a amazing option for Rocklanders to shop regional this holiday break and uncover corporations that they might by no means have read of before. What better way to devote your vacation dollars than by getting from a community small business proprietor at this hard time,” states Risa Hoag, President of the Rockland Business Women’s Community. “We are psyched to have not only the support of the Joint Chamber Alliance and the RBA, but County Executive Ed Working day and Financial Enhancement Director Jeremy Schulman. We are seeking ahead to generating this a acquire/acquire for corporations and individuals throughout Rockland.”

Additional information can be uncovered at www.rbwn.org.