You are here: Home Business & Economics Why Buy Local? Why Not? [Infographic] Why Buy Local? Why Not? [Infographic] by Jeff McIntire-Strasburg November 21, 2012, 12:55 pm Feeling the need to do some holiday shopping over the next few days? No doubt, some will find Black Friday (or, shoot, Black Thursday now) deals too tempting to resist. But if you can wait a day, and focus your buying on small, local businesses on Small Business Saturday, you’ll avoid a lot of environmental impact, and do more good for your local economy. Don’t believe me? That’s fine… take a look at this infographic created by the folks at eLocal (click on the image for a larger version). Source: eLocal.com See more Previous article Vegan-izing Your Holiday Favorites Next article Happy Thanksgiving! 2 Pings & Trackbacks Pingback:Green Saturday to Follow Black Friday Pingback:Crafting a Green World | The home for green crafts and tutorials! Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Upload a photo / attachment to this comment (PNG, JPG, GIF - 6 MB Max File Size): (Allowed file types: jpg, gif, png, maximum file size: 6MB.