- Our member-owners benefit from goods, services, and discounts offered by our business partners- Our business partners benefit from having our member-owners shop at their businesses and from increased exposure through our program outreach and marketing - Our community benefits from how the partnership supports our local economy
Business partners receive the following support from the Co-op for their participation in our program: - A free listing on our business partner brochure, given to all new owners and available in store- A free listing on our website: msmarket.coop - Periodic social media promotion - As an initial partner, we will be doing additional promotion to launch the program: - In-store posters with partnering businesses listed - An e-newsletter and print newsletter feature
The Business Partner Program includes locally-owned business in St. Paul, Minnesota. To apply for the program applicant must be: - In St. Paul and independently-owned - Share similar values to the co-op of local, sustainable, ethically sourced, and non-discrimination - Willing to promote Mississippi Market to its customers - Able to submit logo and photo within one week of application - Able to provide a minimum of a 10% discount off or equivalent - Willing to commit to being a part of the program with featured discount for at least 1 year
To apply, complete the online application form below. For any questions, please contact the Community & Event Coordinator, Katie Marty: firstname.lastname@example.org.