Almost 800 firms in numerous industries — together with attire, meals, espresso, decor, and furnishings — are featured.
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The Ohio Division of Growth and Tourism Ohio kicked off Small Enterprise Week by launching a brand new webpage on Ohio.org that highlights Ohio-made merchandise.
Almost 800 firms in numerous industries — together with attire, meals, espresso, decor, and furnishings — are featured on the Made in Ohio web site.
“We work on daily basis to help Ohio’s enterprise neighborhood, particularly our small companies,” Director of Growth Lydia Mihalik mentioned in a press release. “The brand new Made in Ohio webpage is an extension of our ‘help native’ marketing campaign and highlights many nice merchandise made proper right here in Ohio.”
The featured companies both manufacture merchandise all through Ohio or have a storefront/web site that their merchandise are offered on. The positioning’s focus is on shopper merchandise in three foremost classes and 18 underlying classes, with hyperlinks from listings directing prospects on to the businesses’ web sites.
Small companies serve a big portion of the employed workforce in Ohio, with greater than 980,000 such firms within the state. The Ohio Small Enterprise Growth Middle says it has additionally served greater than 15,000 shoppers within the final 12 months alone, with roughly half being girls.
When you’ve got an organization that you just need to be listed on the web site, you possibly can go to Ohio.org/MadeinOhio. As well as, funding remains to be obtainable for small companies by the next applications:
- The Meals and Beverage Institution Grant
- The Leisure Venue Grant
- The Lodging Grant
- The New Small Enterprise Grant
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