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Shop Small®. Support local businesses year-round.

Here’s how American Express Cardmembers showed up for local businesses during our biggest Shop Small offer ever from June 24 to September 13, 2020. During this campaign, eligible Cardmembers earned up to $50 in statement credits by making qualifying purchases at different participating small business locations across Canada.



American Express Cardmembers enrolled in the June 24 to September 13, 2020 Shop Small offer.3

Together, American Express Cardmembers spent over

$50 million

at small businesses across Canada during the Shop Small campaign.3



of Cardmembers spent at a business they’ve never spent at before.3

Cardmembers, support the places you love today.

Small businesses are counting on us. Let’s show them how much they mean to our communities.


We’ve made it easy for you to Shop Small in neighbourhoods across Canada year-round.


Shop Small

Visit American Express Maps to find local businesses near you and look for merchants with a Shop Small icon.


Support small from home by exploring online businesses. Look for businesses listed in the Shop Small section.


Merchants, we’re sending Cardmembers your way. 

We’re encouraging Cardmembers to shop at local businesses like yours year-round. When you accept American Express Cards, we let Cardmembers know where to find you through complimentary marketing initiatives, including American Express Maps1, the Online Business Directory and Recommendations2.


Shop Small

Let Cardmembers know they’re welcome at your business by ordering complimentary in-store and digital signage. 


Not yet an American Express Merchant? Sign up to accept our Cards and you could be a part of complimentary marketing programs dedicated to promoting local businesses to our Cardmembers. 


Don’t miss out on other great offers for eligible Cardmembers. 

Access tailored offers anywhere, anytime, by logging in to Online Services or the Amex App.

Spread the word.

Whether you're a Cardmember or business owner, share how you choose to #ShopSmall and follow along as we support the businesses you love.



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