Application for the Made In Lowell List and Mark Of Distinction

Made In Lowell’s Mark of Distinction is an economic development initiative that supports the City’s service-based economy. Made In Lowell celebrates small and independent business in these areas, provides access to resources and programs that help these businesses grow, and helps residents and visitors to Lowell to learn how to take part in it all.

Small and independent business in the service-based economy that are based in Lowell and have at least one employee are eligible for the Made In Lowell distinction and list, and use of the Made In Lowell mark. Made In Lowell highlights Lowell’s small and independent business and made a commitment to develop the city as a year-round destination for culinary, culture, shopping arts and culture.

Once you create a profile, a Made In Lowell staff member will contact you to verify the eligibility of your business and to arrange a photo shoot for use on your listing.

To be listed and receive the Mark of Distinction businesses must:

  • Based in one or more of the 11 neighborhoods of Lowell
  • Occupy commercial or retail space
  • Have at least one employee (can be business owner)
  • Be a small, local & independent business within the service-based economy

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e.g. "Mon. - Thurs.: 11am-6pm, Fri. - Sun.: 11am - 8pm" or "Daily 9am - 2pm"
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The Pledge: Please verify that you are a Lowell based small & independent business within the service-based economy and that you are committed to Made In Lowell values to continue. By clicking submit, I/we agree and commit to: • Deep Relationships with the Citizens of Lowell • Innovation & Creativity in Programs & Marketing • Collaboration with Key Partners • Highest Level of Ethical Standards • Reflect the Beauty, Friendliness and Peacefulness of the Community I/we also commit to be open to receive feedback from our peers and Made In Lowell and likewise gladly share feedback with our peers!