Who are we?

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Our Mission

At The Whittier Marketplace, our mission is to blend the convenience of online shopping with the charm of supporting local small businesses. We are dedicated to fostering a vibrant community where residents of Whittier, CA, and nearby cities can discover unique products, support their neighbors, and celebrate the spirit of local entrepreneurship. Join us in building a stronger community through the power of local connections.

Why should I support the WMP?

For Shoppers

  1. Discover Unique Products: Find one-of-a-kind items crafted by local artisans, from handmade jewelry and art to specialty foods and home decor.
  2. Support Local Businesses: Every purchase helps to strengthen the local economy and support the dreams of your neighbors.
  3. Community Connection: Feel connected to your community by shopping from vendors who share your values and live in your area.
  4. Convenient Shopping: Enjoy the ease of online shopping with the added benefit of knowing you’re supporting local businesses. Many vendors may even offer same-day pickup, so you can avoid shipping costs and wait times completely!

For Vendors

  1. Expand Your Reach: Connect with a wider audience right in your community who values and seeks out local products.
  2. Grow Your Business: Benefit from increased exposure and sales opportunities without your products getting lost in an online sea of global e-commerce.
  3. Easy and Affordable Platform: Easily set up and manage your online store with our intuitive tools and support, and only pay a small margin after you make a sale.
  4. Community Support: Join a network of like-minded local entrepreneurs and receive support from a community that cares about your success.

Suporting the WMP means supporting yourself!