We are here to help
OhYa! offers many benefits to your BIA, its members and your local community by:
Supporting local businesses by promoting sales with a flexible e-commerce platform and loyalty points program
Supporting food vulnerable community groups by increasing food supply and access options on personal or NGO level
Increasing environmental awareness by reducing food waste and GHG emissions
"One of the key reasons why we started OhYa! was to support local business. By meeting with local businesses and discussing their challenges, we have put together an easy to use platform that will provide increased traffic and sales.”
John Cowie, Co-Founder, OhYa!
OhYa! can be a key player in promoting your BIA and its members by offering to:
Increase sales - on-line e-commerce presence for any business large or small
Loyalty points program accessible to any BIA business member
Bolster BIA visibility in local area via platform promotion and social media capability
Enhance BIA standing in community by helping food vulnerable
Promote BIA as an environmentally aware organization
OhYa! offers your BIA members significant benefits along with key tools to enable success in our digital world:
Increased sales across selected product/service lines
Enhanced visibility in the local community
Marketing potential via OhYa! platform offerings on social media, email blasts
Positive community relations – food security and the environment
Loyalty points program
No upfront, on-going or minimum fees – strictly sales driven fees
OhYa! can help your BIA in strengthening and contributing to your local community by enabling:
Economic Resilience – supporting local businesses and local employment
Supporting food vulnerable groups at individual and NGO level
Protecting the environment by reducing food waste and associated greenhouse gases
Potential to generate open data to support local municipal and business planning
Frequently asked questions
How much does it cost to sign up?
That’s one of the great things about OhYa! – there is no sign up fee !
Are there monthly subscription fees?
Another plus – no monthly or annual subscription fees !
What is the charge per transaction?
OhYa! charges a flat fee of X% for each separate transaction completed.
I do not have an ecommerce store? Can I still be part of OhYa!?
Absolutely ! OhYa! was designed with a special emphasis on new vendors. You can set up your customized on-line store at OhYa! within minutes and be ready to go !
Do you provide marketing support? (window stickers/OhYa website profile listing)
Yes. We are eager to support our vendors and we have store window stickers for bricks and mortar as well as electronic listings and featuring on our website and mobile app as well as via our social media pages.
Can I choose the items that are applicable for OhYa Rewards?
Yes, you are in full control of your OhYa! store and which items you want to list or delist at any time, 24/7.
Can I opt out anytime?
Yes, there is no minimum time obligation.
When is OhYa! Rewards launching?
We will be launching OhYa! in the spring of 2021 in Guelph, London and Toronto.