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Shop Iowa

Supporting Small Businesses


To support the state’s retailers during the COVID-19 pandemic, Shop Iowa offers the opportunity to have a presence on an online marketplace for free.*

Businesses eligible for Shop Iowa:

  • Brick and mortar retail small businesses** within a commercial zoning classification
  • Bars/restaurants, entertainment venues and b2c service provider small businesses** within a commercial zoning classification
  • Made in Iowa product-based small businesses**
  • Shop Iowa Seller FAQs
  • Shop Iowa - For Sellers

Retailers from across the state are selling in the marketplace and consumers appreciate the option to support local businesses.

Businesses can register to sell at

Free shop listing up to 50 items. Processing rates are 2.9% + $.30 per order. 
** Small Business is defined as a business with fewer than twenty employees or an annual gross income of less than $4M computed as the average of the three preceding years.

The State of Iowa, including the Iowa Economic Development Authority, is immune from suit and liability except as provided under Iowa Code Chapter 669.

For more information, contact:

Jim Thompson