Every local community has a story, a history, and a unique personality that cannot be replicated. This is often thanks to specialized, small-scale businesses, like this one, which contribute to a neighborhood’s distinctive character and promote a thriving ecosystem in their community. Small, independent businesses offer diverse products and services, fostering economic resilience by removing the local economy’s dependence on a single industry. When you buy local, you build local, and deepen your connection to your own community.
As a result, patronizing a local business like this is an act of community building. Check out their website to learn more about the local experience you can discover today.
Did You Know?
- 48 cents of every dollar spent at a locally owned retail business goes back into the local community. That’s more than three times the amount that local economies recover from chain retailers — Civic Economics’ 2012 survey of local businesses
- Local businesses have generated 65% of the country’s net new jobs over the past 17 years — US Small Business Administration
####Coral Beach Tanning
A 3,500 square foot tanning emporium located in Dearborn, Coral Beach Tanning sets itself apart by boasting clean rooms, no appointments or waiting times, and a large selection of Tanses Technology bronzing beds. All beds in Coral Beach Tanning are 160 watts or higher, including a state-of-the-art high pressure bed designed to deliver a rich, dark tan quickly. Of course there's also a Mystic Tan station for those yearning for a bronzed look without the heat, as well as a unique Hydration Station, This tan-prepping bed infuses the skin with moisture, vitamins, and minerals, which can help extend the life of both UV and sunless tans and any houseplants you happen to bring with.