Find the latest discounts, offers and earn points by shopping locally thanks to a new virtual shopping guide launching next week.
From June 24th use the online shopping guide, Local Rewards, to discover the latest discounts across stores in Ashford and Tenterden, this could be anything from enjoying a free coffee when purchasing a cake from The Beehive, to getting a colourful sticker when shopping at Made in Ashford.
You'll also receive 100 points when you sign up to Local Rewards, and points can be used when you shop using your existing credit and debit cards.
Local Rewards is easily accessible on a mobile phone, enabling you to quickly and easily find deals while you're out and about shopping.
It showcases live content from Ashford and Tenterden businesses including the latest social media content and news. It does not require any apps to be downloaded and is completely free for shoppers and businesses to access.
The guides make it simple to support local and will help businesses to connect with nearby shoppers. Every purchase by a registered shopper in participating businesses benefits other registered businesses nearby.
It's been created by Maybe*,a social media management platform, that helps businesses use social media to increase their digital activity and boost sales. The Maybe* platform provides all the tools and training businesses might need to increase revenue through social media engagement, even for those that already understand the basics.