Local Source Co Op is Southern California's largest co-op with multi-vendor marketplaces developed to help small businesses succeed in the ever changing brick and mortar retail environment. Locations are strategically placed in busy, top tier malls giving vendors the best chance at success with their products and brands. Local Source Co Op was developed by the creator and co-founder of Open Market OC in Orange County. After years of developing multi-vendor marketplaces on a large scale, he has now created a new concept with prime locations, consistent traffic, product security, dedicated sales staff, and professional merchandising.
Simply apply on our vendor inquiry page and we will contact you regarding placement opportunities.
Yes, this is not a temporary space or special event. We are open 7 days a week during regular mall hours.
Display fees start at $150 per month + 15% flat commission on all sales. Once you are an approved vendor, an associate will provide all options based on what you are selling and how many products you have.
Nothing! You simply tag your items and we do the rest. If your products require a special display, product specific fixtures may be used upon approval from our merchandisers.
Yes, products can be shipped directly to us or dropped off in person. Either way, be sure to have them properly tagged and ready to sell. New vendors will receive detailed information about products and our merchandising process in their welcome packet.
Our main categories are apparel, jewelry, home goods, health and beauty, kids/baby, spiritual, pottery, plants, artisan goods, and pre-packaged food products. We do not want mass produced swap meet type products. We keep our categories balanced within each location to create a wide variety of products and a positive shopping experience.