SCF Arizona's 'buy local' attitude leads to huge economic impact

A study released today found that SCF Arizona, the state’s largest workers’ compensation insurer, had a $528.3 million economic impact in Arizona in 2009.

The Phoenix company sourced 82 percent of its goods and services from other Arizona companies, according to the study released by Local First Arizona, a nonprofit that encourages Arizona businesses and residents to buy locally.

Read more on the Phoenix Business Journal site: Study: SCF Arizona’s ‘buy local’ attitude leads to $528M economic impact - Phoenix Business Journal

For more studies on the positive effects of buying local, check out our previous blog post "Shopping Local: A Proven Economic Model"