Growth of ‘shop local’ is a ‘huge opportunity’ for businesses

The results of a consumer survey, which reveals that 88 per cent of local people try to buy Devon-sourced goods whenever possible, presents a ‘huge opportunity’ for local businesses says our Cabinet Member for Economic Recovery.

Councillor Rufus Gilbert, our Cabinet Member for Economic Recovery and Skills, is encouraging Devon’s businesses to ‘grasp the nettle’ and sign up to our Made in Devon scheme