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Consumers have more options than ever to find, shop and support local businesses as SokoLocal reaches a new milestone

Calgary, AB (May 26, 2021)SokoLocal, a product search engine designed to make supporting and shopping local easier, is proud to announce its latest milestone, reaching more than one million product listings on the platform. SokoLocal, created and developed by MQLabs, a Calgary-based technology company, launched last month and has since grown a strong presence in Calgary, Toronto and Vancouver as well as 25 other cities across North America.

Featuring products from local vendors, SokoLocal allows consumers to search, browse…


The Costume Shoppe is a family-operated business based in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. The shop, which showcases over 15,000 costumes and accessories for men, women and children is located on the corner of Blackfoot Trail and 42nd Street. The Costume Shoppe is truly a one-stop-shop for all things costuming, offering custom costumes, costumes for purchase, rental costumes and boasts an inclusive-sizing costume selection.

Images Courtesy of Brayden Snow Photography

As one of the only locally-owned costume shops in Calgary that is open year-round, Ryan Schoel, who has been the owner of The Costume Shoppe since 2016, explains that the store keeps busy throughout the year by offering…


If you have recently received a message from us that your store has been added to SokoLocal, welcome!

SokoLocal is a product search engine that allows shoppers to easily find, shop and support local businesses — like yours!

How does it work?

SokoLocal is a product search engine that allows shoppers to browse products from shops and retailers. However, we prioritize local. The products listed on the site are all from local businesses from cities across Canada and the USA. Our goal is to encourage people to shop locally and support our small business communities.

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WE’RE LIVE!!! On March 1st, we launched SokoLocal–a new way to easily shop local businesses. SokoLocal is an online marketplace where shoppers can find the products they need from businesses right in their city. The website and mobile app make it easy for users to find, shop and support local businesses and their products all in one place.

This week we’ve rolled out our launch in Calgary, Banff and Canmore in Alberta, Canada. …

SokoLocal

A new way to easily shop local businesses — so you can spend where your heart is

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