EDA Welcomes Independent We Stand for Free Webinar: Why Buy into Buying Local

For Immediate Release

ST. LOUIS, MO (April 13, 2020) – The Equipment Dealers Association (EDA) today announced a free webinar for equipment dealers on Wednesday, April 22. EDA has invited Bill Brunelle, co-founder of Independent We Stand, a cause marketing campaign sponsored by STIHL, Inc. to present Why Buy into Buying Local.

American shoppers’ desire to support locally owned businesses has never been stronger. In this session, attendees will learn more about the ‘buy local’ movement and how, through a partnership between Independent We Stand and STIHL, it can help drive sales and customer loyalty. Learn more about the power of leveraging your independently-owned status and how you can use it to inspire your potential customers to buy local.

More than 25 years of marketing and communications experience has given Bill the unique opportunity to see from both sides the struggles and challenges that small business owners face when competing against big box stores.

Date: Wednesday, April 22, 2020

Time: 12:00pm (Central)





About EDA:

Founded in 1900, the Equipment Dealers Association (EDA), is a non-profit trade organization representing retail dealers extensively engaged in the sale and service of agricultural, construction, industrial, forestry, outdoor power, lawn and garden, and/or turf equipment. EDA provides essential value to its members by enhancing the dealer-manufacturer relationship and advocating for a positive legislative and regulatory environment. EDA is headquartered in St. Louis, MO and is affiliated with regional associations located throughout the United States and Canada.