For Local Businesses

Did you know that new residents spend more in the first SIX MONTHS of moving to a new home than an average customer does in THREE YEARS? It’s true. And on top of that, they are five times more likely to remain a loyal customer of your business if you reach them first.

Do you own, operate, or manage a business in our local community? 

Do you want to attract new residents to your business?

If you answered yes to both of those questions, we are hear to help! Welcome Services provides welcome bags for new residents in the Cape Fear Community. Along with helping new residents feel right at home in the community, we offer businesses a chance to introduce themselves to new residents. 

Welcome Services gives businesses the chance to create loyal customers as soon as they arrive in our community. Add your name to our ever-growing list of thriving local businesses, and we can help you find new potential customers from move-in day.

Cape Fear Local Business FAQ’s

What business services do you offer?


Welcome Service offers personalized marketing services for businesses we represent. We bring community information and free gifts to the businesses and households we visit. 


At the end of each month, we send all our businesses a detailed list of all the people we have welcomed. The list contains their names, addresses, sub-divisions, zip code, phone numbers, where they moved from, what month, if they have pets or children if they are older than 50, and their email addresses. 

What are the benefits of advertising with Welcome Service, as opposed to other forms of advertising like billboards?

Welcome Service provides one on one advertising engagement opportunities. No one else in the Cape Fear area offers a more personalized advertising approach. 

How far out does Welcome Service deliver in the area?

We currently have four Welcomers that cover all of New Hanover County, North and South Brunswick County, and South Pender County. 

What is the length of a program commitment?

We have three options: month to month, Quarterly, and Annually. 

What kind of advertisements are presented?

Our ads are formatted to 8.5″x5.5″ so we keep a professional appearance. We encourage our advertisers to include their value proposition, contact information, and an attractive offer, such as: BOGO, % discount, or other value add.

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