Introducing Your Own Wish Local Store Page!

Introducing Your Own Wish Local Store Page!

You asked, and we delivered! All Wish Local participating stores now have their own unique landing page within the Wish app.  Your store page will have all the information customers need right in one place. You can showcase your store hours, store location, and contact information listed clearly at the top of your page. Shoppers [...]

How a Supermarket Went Digital During Shelter in Place

How a Supermarket Went Digital During Shelter in Place

When shelter-in-place orders came down on Zapopan, Mexico, in March, Rubén Castro Plascencia was determined to adapt his business to meet the changing needs of his community. As an essential business, Plascencia’s store Mini Super Rubén is allowed to stay open to provide locals with groceries and cleaning supplies. Since the start of the coronavirus [...]

How the COVID-19 Pandemic is Changing Consumer Spending Habits

How the COVID-19 Pandemic is Changing Consumer Spending Habits

The COVID-19 pandemic has changed a lot about how we shop. We’ve crunched the numbers and found some interesting changes in consumer behavior. With gyms closed and kids at home, there has been a marked increase in demand for fitness equipment, toys, and groceries. Other shopping categories like home and garden and computers are seeing [...]

How One Essential Business in Italy is Weathering the COVID-19 Pandemic

How One Essential Business in Italy is Weathering the COVID-19 Pandemic

While many small retail stores have shuttered for the duration of the global COVID-19 pandemic, other locations have been designated essential businesses and remain open to meet the needs of those in their communities. Tabaccheria Pellegrino, a tobacco shop and Wish Local participating store, is one such small business that continues to serve customers in [...]

Economic Relief Resources for Small Businesses during the COVID-19 Pandemic

Economic Relief Resources for Small Businesses during the COVID-19 Pandemic

Last month, Congress passed a $2 trillion economic relief plan called the CARES Act  which includes several provisions that offer aid to struggling small businesses. Additionally, companies like Google and Facebook are offering grant programs that offer monetary support or discounted services. We know small businesses are in need of resources during this time, so [...]

Get the Inventory Customers Need with Wish Wholesale!

Get the Inventory Customers Need with Wish Wholesale!

During the current global situation, health experts recommend that consumers make as few stops as possible when shopping. By stocking up on essential personal care items like toiletries and cleaning products, your store becomes destination shopping for local customers. In response to increased customer demand for Consumer Packaged Goods (CPGs), Wish is now offering expedited [...]

Tips from Wish Local Stores During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Tips from Wish Local Stores During the COVID-19 Pandemic

The novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic is an unprecedented event that will have a lasting impact on life and business as we know it. While much of the world shelters in place, essential businesses remain open to keep society running. A great many of our Wish Local participating stores have been deemed essential, and these brave [...]

A Step-by-Step Tutorial for Sell on Wish

A Step-by-Step Tutorial for Sell on Wish

Sell on Wish allows approved Wish Local stores to upload their products directly onto the Wish app. When your inventory is on Wish, you reach more local customers and drive foot traffic to your store. The best part? For a limited time, Sell on Wish is completely free to use! Follow these simple steps to [...]