We get it-there is a BIG game that day, but whether you are wearing Scarlet & Gray or Maize & Blue we can at least agree that the 419 is home and small businesses make our community thrive. We encourage you to shop small all weekend long and support our local economy throughout the year.
3rd Generation Family jeweler, specializing in custom jewelry design & in-house repair for 67 years. Visit their website.
Location: 4481 Monroe Street, Toledo, OH
Employee Count: 7
SBS Deal: 20% off all sterling silver jewelry
3rd generation family owned and operated business headquartered in Toledo, Ohio for 107 years, with stores in Toledo, OH and Ann Arbor, MI. Visit their website.
Locations: 2807 North Reynolds Rd, Toledo, OH
2232 S Industrial Hwy, Ann Arbor, MI
Employee Count: 75
SBS Deal: Special pricing on lamps, lighting fixtures, and home accessories, with gift cards available for purchase in any amount
Wersell’s Bike Shop
2nd generation family-owned business serving Toledo since 1945. Visit their website.
Location: 2860 W. Central Ave, Toledo, OH
Employee Count: 2 full time, 2 part time
SBS Deal: 20% off in stock items
Monroe Street Diner
Established in 1994, the family owned business prioritizes buying local whenever and wherever they possibly can including but not limited to, our eggs, meats, breads, produce. etc. Check them out on Facebook!
Employee Count: 11
Location: 4514 Monroe St., Toledo, OH
SBS Deal: Free piece of cake, with a minimum purchase of $5
Mason's Billiards & Barstools & The Buckeye & Wolverine Shop
Chris & Mark Mason started the home recreation business in 1988 specializing in
everything needed to create fun recreation rooms for families. In 2010, they bought the Buckeye & Wolverine Shop that had been established in 1980.
Location: 1412 Reynolds Rd., Maumee, OH
Employee Count: 7
SBS Deal: 15% off pool tables and 10% off other home recreation items
The shop is celebrating their 25th anniversary this year. It was established May 4, 1992 on Harroun Rd in Sylvania and has been awarded best of the Knot 8 years in a row, Best of Toledo 2016, Wedding Wire Couples choice award, & Sylvania Retail Business of the Year.
Location: 5139 Main St, Sylvania, OH
Employee Count: 22
SBS Deal: 20% off holiday giftware and permanent botanicals
Zavotski Custom Meats & Deli ,LLC
The 2nd generation family business has two locations in Toledo and was founded in 2007 by Dave and Kim Zawacki to promote their homemade Kielbasa, Angus Choice Steaks and a whole lot more. Check out their website.
Locations: 2600 West Sylvania Ave., Toledo, OH
4400 Heatherdowns, Toledo, OH
Employee Count: 36
Hours : Monday- Saturday 8-7, Sunday 10-4
SBS Deal: In-store specials
Established in 1990 by Mike and Karen Langenderfer, the company fabricates and installs “everything from laminate to granite.” Visit their website to learn more.
Location: 9300 Airport Highway, Monclova, Ohio
Employee Count: 35
Bill is the Vice President of Business Development Services at the Toledo Regional Chamber of Commerce. He is the Director of the Small Business Development Center at the Chamber, which provides no-cost consulting to small businesses in all phases of the business life-cycle. Email him with questions at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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