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Any business within Virginia's Growth Alliance economic development region can sell through this site.

The VGA region is comprised of the counties of Brunswick, Charlotte, Cumberland, Greensville, Lunenburg, Mecklenburg, & Prince Edward, and the city of Emporia.

Shop Local VGA is here to help with the COVID-19 recovery.

A brief overview of selling through this site:

  • Buyers can purchase from multiple vendors in one transaction;
  • PayPal will distribute your portion of the transaction directly to your PayPal account (net of your PayPal transaction fees);
  • You are responsible for reporting and paying all sales taxes to the state of Virginia;
  • Each vendor has full control of their product listings;
  • Both physical and digital products can be sold;
  • Each vendor can select the type of shipping for their products: price-based, weight-based, UPS, FedEx, USPS;
  • Vendors can set up and distribute discount codes that apply only to their products;
  • Vendors can manage their products and orders through a Vendor Control Panel;
  • VGA does not charge vendors for participating in the store.

If you would like to sell through Shop Local VGA:

If your business is located within the region, please first make sure you have read this information. If you're not in the VGA region, move here so you can sell through the site! :)

Once you have read the information linked to in the previous paragraph, please contact us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and we will be happy to provide more information.

Ready to Get Started?

This site is part of a larger overall entrepreneurial mission,

which includes Virginia's Great Adventures regional tourism website and Think Bigger VGA, a site that provides guidance to entrepreneurs and helps guide them to the resources they need to help grow their business. Submit your application to participate.


Vendor Features

  • No account setup fees
  • You control your inventory & prices
  • Set your own shipping methods & fees
  • Offer sales & promotional discount codes
  • Sell physical & digital products
  • PayPal pays you directly
  • No fees charged by this site