The Torrance Area Chamber of Commerce has launched #SmallYetStrong to support small businesses in the South Bay. Scroll through this e-Blast to find a small businesses that may provide what you are looking for and join the #SmallYetStrong movement today!
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Moon Valley Nurseries
Moon Valley Nurseries, located in Torrance, is a wholesale nursery that offers the best trees and services for homeowners, contractors, HOA communities, city development, and much more. Want more guidance with your landscape? Moon Valley offers free professional landscape design consultations at the nursery. They are open daily so you can go see hundreds of varieties of trees, palms, shrubs, and other plant material!
Absolution Brewing Company
Established in 2013, Absolution Brewing Company is a community focused company supporting local charities and other organizations for years. They are proud to brew and export all natural beer, helping to make Torrance a craft beer destination. Their tap room is now open on the weekends for dine-in and beer. Delivery and pick-up are available daily. Check out their website for hours operations!
Intuitive Touch Massage Therapy
Eric Smith is the owner of Intuitive Touch Massage Therapy and provides therapy for tension, pain, and stress using natural and holistic modalities and products. He will be re-opening his services this Friday, June 19th and will have customized massage therapy and/or body stretches by appointment only. There will be office and mobile services available while offering 20% discount on services.
Scholb Premium Ales, Inc.
Scholb Premium Ales, Inc. is now open for dine-in Monday -Sunday with pick-up and delivery still available. It has over 25 different tastes of beers and Jason, the owner personally brews every batch of beer to keep quality and consistency. They are the only local brewery with this much variety available in cans. It is also a fun-inviting kid and dog friendly hang out place- so feel free to bring the family along!
Friar Tux
Planning a wedding, vow renewal or commitment ceremony? Friar Tux is happy to announce the re-opening of their Torrance location. There, they will be practicing safe styling every step of the way. Whether you buy or rent, purchase in store or online, Friar Tux vows to be your responsive partner in style. For store hours, visit friartux.com/locations . Prefer to plan from the comfort of home? Visit friartux.com/virtual to schedule a Virtual Style Session.
The Crest Bar and Grill
The Crest Bar and Grill is now opened daily for dine-in, as well as pick-up and delivery! They make their bread and pizza dough fresh daily and are known for their famous garlic knots. Drop by the location and enjoy their food, drinks, and welcoming atmosphere!
Trang Trinh State Farm
Want a complimentary insurance quote and review? Trang Trinh State Farm is offering them and helping customers save money with multi-line discounts, and supporting customers with mortgages and refinancing. Feel free to visit the website at www.teamtrinhinsurance.com . Join the #SmallYetStrong movement and support your incredible, local businesses!
All American Trophy and Engraving Company
Since 1958 All American Trophy and Engraving Company has provided quality and affordable awards to schools, businesses and organizations throughout Southern California. With over 75 years of experience, Paul Purdum, the owner and his staff are committed to quality and service to their customers and create an awards program for their customers’ needs. Contact them to help you make your ceremony a success!
CBE Office Solutions
CBE Office Solutions has proudly provided professional business solutions in Southern California since 1993. Their range of office equipment includes offerings from industry leaders such as HP, Sharp, Ricoh, and Canon. The solutions they provide include managed IT services ,  managed print services, document management, Pitney Bowes mailing equipment , and workflow software solutions. At CBE, the staff of trained professionals focus on customization to meet every customer’s needs to make improvements that increase work productivity and significantly lower costs in their workflow.
South Bay Live
South Bay Live is a platform that strives to contribute to a healthy, well informed and thriving community, promoting valuable connections for individuals, families, and businesses. Is your business struggling in these challenging times? South Bay Live is offering complimentary promotions to help support the South Bay business community. For more information, follow them on Instagram @southbay_live, Facebook and check out their website.
The Brews Hall
The Brews Hall is open for to-go and delivery for delicious food, cocktails, beer and wine! Alongside having lots of great new food options, you can take advantage their $7 Crowlers of their outstanding beers! They are taking every precaution to keep you, and us, safe and healthy! Stop by The Brews Hall for some tasty food and drinks!
sockprints, llc
In 2009, what started out as a sock printing experiment for their daughter’s club soccer team has transformed into an amazing business partnership. Hayley and Jann, co-founders, enjoy sharing their printing services with the community and customizing fun one-of-a-kind socks for their customers. They have added face masks to their product line-up and are now printing companies’ logos on the face masks for staff to wear.
Transformations Care, Inc.
Transformations Care, Inc. was founded by two members of the recovery community who grew up in the South Bay. It is a 6 bed Detox/Residential program, licensed through DHCS and accredited by the Joint Commission. They provide treatment with integrity, ensuring their clients a solid foundation and exposing those in need to a new way to live. Transformation Care has a podcast to spread the message of hope and features true, compelling stories of people who have transformed their lives through recovery. Check them out on their website for more information.
Destination: Art
Destination: Art provides creative and collaborative exhibition and studio spaces as they connect and engage with the community to promote fine art and provide public education in visual arts. The gallery is now open from Tuesday to Saturday between 10am to 3pm for a safe, healthy entertainment alternative. To make the appointments, visit LocalArtists@destination-art.net with your preferred time. Join the #SmallYetStrong movement and support your incredible, local businesses!
Torrance Bakery & Sandwich Shop
Have a sweet tooth? Or need to grab lunch on the go? Stop by Torrance Bakery! This family owned business has been serving the South Bay community for over 35 years with a delicious assortment of donut’s pastries, cakes and cookies for all occasions. It also carries its very popular box lunch option for businesses who would like to safely feed their staff. Order online on their website or use Grubhub or Postmates.
AMAG Technology, Inc.
AMAG is a world-leader in unified security solutions headquartered in Torrance. It delivers an unified solution of access control, video surveillance, intrusion management, identity management, visitor management, incident management, business intelligence and mobile solutions, powered by a policy-based platform to mitigate risk, reduce cost and ensure compliance.
Mark E. Applegate Insurance Agency, Inc.
With 25 years of experience providing free insurance reviews, at this present time, Applegate Insurance Agency is doing over the phone insurance reviews for auto, home, life, commercial, E&O and health. Need a quote? Visit their website to get more information!
Caring Transitions South Bay/PV
Regardless of the situation, planned or unexpected, the loss of a loved one or the need to relocate someone can be challenging. Caring Transitions South Bay/PV, owned and operated by Tim and Heather Baker, is the Professional Solution for those situations. They launched their business in 2018 and specialize in managing the many aspects of a senior move or assisting with the process of downsizing to provide a safer living situation. They support in making these transitions seamless and not overwhelming! Visit them on their website or give them a call to see how they can support you.
Smog City Brewery CO. LLC
Established in 2011 by Jonathan and Laurie Porter, Smog City has made a name in the Southern California craft beer scene for innovation and quality beers. They are currently offering safe to-go sales at both of their taprooms (one on Del Amo Blvd and the other on Hawthorne Blvd.) and daily home delivery to the South Bay community. 
Home Instead Senior Care Services
Home Instead Senior Care in Torrance has been serving the South Bay older adults and their families since 1999. They are committed to allowing seniors to age in the safety and comfort of their own homes. During the COVID-19 crisis and resulting social distancing recommendations, many families rely on Home Instead Senior Care to provide additional assistance and support to their aging loved one, including grocery shopping and errands. With a strong focus on safety and health, caregivers follow infection control recommendations to keep including the use of PPE when appropriate. Their office remains open 7 days a week during the crisis.
C3 Systems & Security
Need IT support and management with great security? C3 Systems & Security provides it for companies with 10 or more employees without outsourcing overseas! Their technicians and engineers are all based here in the South Bay and have over 50 years of tech experience. They focus on running the client's company Information Technology as if it was their own, providing end-user support, server/cloud management, and most importantly these days- security!
WWCleaning
WWCleaning is a local and independently owned business in the South Bay. They are offering fogging, sanitizing, disinfecting office cleaning, janitorial service and professional window cleaning. Their goal is to be the best cleaning company in the area! They maintain a high standard of work and provide an unmatched level of customer service. As a bonded and insured company with years of experience, they are allowed to work on commercial and residential windows up to the third floor, utilizing the latest technology to provide higher level of results. 
American Illumination, Inc.
In need of quality LED lighting at factory direct price points? American Illumination, Inc. is a one-stop resource for LED fixtures, custom lighting, components and support for your renovation, retrofits or new construction projects! Contact us at info@american-illumination.com to see how we can bring your vision to light! Follow them at @AmericanIlluminationInc.
Dandoy Glass Company
Dandoy Glass Company is a family owned and operated business that has been servicing Torrance and surrounding cities for over 70 years! They specialize in shower enclosures, railings, glass replacements and mirrors. During this difficult time, they have been installing corona guards and protective shields around the community, including the Torrance Police Department, Torrance Airport and multiple city offices. They can help protect your business or office! They are fully open and operational during this pandemic. Stop by their office or give them a call for all your glass needs.
FASTSIGNS of Torrance
FASTSIGNS of Torrance is local and veteran owned and is celebrating its 30th anniversary this year. Currently, FASTSIGNS has COVID-19 safety signage including protocol signs and floor graphics and personal protection products such as sneeze guards and face shields.
Fastest Labs of Torrance
Fastest Labs of Torrance offers fast and convenient drug testing for pre-employment, Department of Transportation, DNA testing services for individuals, employers, and organizations. They offer both lab based and rapid testing and can help you manage your drug testing program. They are committed to providing top-quality testing services and unparalleled customer care, offering extremely fast, highly-accurate test results and affordable price.
Letterhead Factory
In need of “Post-Virus World” printing materials? Letterhead Factory can help you! They are available to produce flyers, brochures, labels, posters, banners, window decals, and other pieces with information regarding the COVID-19 virus and how to deal with it as safely as possible. Letterhead Factory was created in 1977 to serve the University of Southern California’s printing needs. They now serve all of the South Bay and the quality of printing is top-notch with competitive pricing.
Sidoti's Plumbing & Rooter
Have plumbing problems? No need to fret! Sidoti’s Plumbing & Rooter is here for you to provide the best service a plumber can! Sidoti’s Plumbing and Rooter is a family owned company and its home is here in the South Bay. They provide all drain cleaning, hydro jetting and minor plumbing. At this time, they are offering 15% discounts on any jobs over $125 and courtesy full in home inspections upon request with any job. Technicians will be wearing gloves and N95 masks at all calls for our customers safety.
Securitas Security Service
With every organization facing the “next normal” of providing safe and secure access to their properties, Securitas Security Services is here to help! Securitas is well in front of meeting those needs. They are delivering COVID-19 access control screening solutions that are based on their front line, crisis-specific best practices across dozens of industries and thousands of clients. The access control screening solutions Securitas is providing span a broad range of services, from screening layout configuration through legal compliance considerations and beyond.
Carter Services
Since 1974, Carter Services, a family owned business has been serving the South Bay community! They are open and ready to service your appliances, plumbing, electrical, and HVAC systems. They are taking proper precautions to keep every customer, staff of appliance experts, plumbers, electricians and HVAC technicians safe and protected. They have a 24 hour emergency service available when you need it!
Merle Norman Cosmetics & Spa
Merle Norman Cosmetics & Spa is independently owned and operated and has been serving the South Bay Community since 1981! Products are proudly made here in America and consist of incredible skincare products, colorful eye shadows, masks, blush, cover up, acne and aging solutions, and much more! During this time they also have medical grade hand sanitizer. They are open for mail order, curbside pick-up, and Grab N Go!
Pryority Lending Group
During these uncertain times, it can be scary making a major decision concerning your biggest investment. For guidance in these decisions, Karen Pryor from Pryority Lending Group can offer her expertise! She has 27 years of experience in the mortgage industry and educates financial advisors, estate attorneys, and other trusted professionals about the appropriate uses of reverse mortgage financing for their clients.
Paul's Photo
Voted Best Camera Store every year since 1999 by Easy Reader and Daily Breeze readers, Paul’s Photo is here for the community! Established in 1961, Paul’s Photo, a family owned business, is home to a thriving creative community of award winning photographers and for years has supported picture takers with gear, advice and inspiration. Check them out for their camera store, printing services, and/or Creative Photography Academy to take classes!
Andes Florist
Andes Florist, Place of Roses, is a mom and daughter duo company that has served the Torrance and the South Bay community for over 25 years. Andes carries REAL roses that last over a year! They are currently open for curbside pick-up and contactless delivery. Pre-order is recommended two days in advance. Arrangements come with a complimentary gem in one of the blooms, as a symbol of gratitude for those choosing to shop at their store.
Southwood Pharmacy
Southwood Pharmacy is a family owned and operated pharmacy that provides personalized and caring services to their patients to help save patients' time and money. Now through the end of June: Buy one product and get the second one 50% off equal or less value! Open for free prescription delivery to local residents and curb side pick up .
AURA Seating
Woman Owned Small Business Enterprise, Aura Seating is a Yoga based ergonomic and sustainable office furniture company in the South Bay. For those working from home, Aura Seating is providing a Work at Home office furniture package which comes with a table, manager chair, lounge chair, pedestal file, and LED lamp AND reupholster service to existing commercial furniture to extend its life-time usage. Need a hand sanitizer, masks, and gloves? Aura Seating has it for you as well!
Affordable Bookkeeping & Payroll
Looking for a full-service payroll company that also does bookkeeping service at a reasonable price? Look no more! Affordable Bookkeeping and Payroll Services, a family owned business, offers full and self-service payroll processing, bookkeeping, compliance filing and financial strategist services. They'll help you manage your company’s financial information to give you peace of mind. They customize their pricing and services based on the specific needs of the clients they serve.
Comfort Keepers South Bay
Rated higher for customer service than any other home care provider in Newsweek’s America’s Best Customer Service survey, Comfort Keepers South Bay’s mission is to provide high-quality in-home care services that keep the community’s loved ones safe in the comfort of their own home. Comfort Keepers offers a wide array of services to cater to the unique needs of every senior which include: bathing, grooming, toileting, incontinence care, feeding, special diets, transferring, and positioning. In addition to personal care services, their caregivers provide companionship care services such as grocery shopping, meal preparation, medication reminders, and incidental transportation.
The Promotions Dept.
Recognized as one of the Top 100 Woman Owned Businesses in LA County, The Promotion Dept. is a family owned business. The Promotion Dept. develops and produces a wide range of branded merchandise from apparel and bags to personal items, business accessories and sports premiums. They are now providing Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) such as disposable and reusable masks, gloves and hand sanitizer! If you are looking for these essentials, stop by The Promotion Dept. and they will take care of you! 
Walser's
Established in 1975, WALSER'S is an important part of the Southern California art scene. WALSER’S supplies artists and creative people with over 25,000 different items including art materials, drafting equipment, picture frames, office supplies, books, furniture, stationery, collectibles and memorabilia. Two years ago, the small business expanded into tactical products and services that include firearms, ammunition, knives, cleaning supplies, and much more! 
Vader Air Conditioning & Heating
Vader Air is a Vietnam Veteran Owned Small Business that is a Fully Certified HVAC Company. Vader Air will go the extra mile and give great customer service to ensure that its customers have a safer environment for their children, employees, and clients. Now offering whole house air purifiers with the latest in anti-microbial and anti-mold technology, which works with any current ventilation system.
Sofia Bella Bridal
Is your wedding date around the corner, and still need your wedding dress? Sofia Bella Bridal, a woman, minority and veteran-owned business, is your one stop for off-the-rack designer bridal gowns. Now offering virtual appointments with at home try-on experience! Brides are able to select dresses online and have them shipped to their homes to try on. Cindy Carvel, co-owner, has assisted over 50 brides-to-be during this time with this feature. Find the perfect wedding dress today!
Fox Drug of Torrance
Voted Best Pharmacy and Best Gift Boutique by the South Bay community several years, Fox Drug of Torrance has been a one-stop-shop in Old Downtown Torrance since 1988.Started by a husband-wife pharmacist duo, Fox Drug is open for bill payment services, UPS shipping, same day prescription delivery, Fox-EZ pak (medication management) and currently in stock of community health necessities such as face masks, rubbing alcohol, hand sanitizer.
Flower Duet
Flower Duet is a full-service floral studio based in the South Bay offering online floral design instruction with Pick-me-up Buckets at the studio. It is a custom floral design company for lifetime celebrations from parties, weddings, corporate events and memorials. It has the tools, supplies, and skills to make masks for the local community too! Sign up for its online classes today!
ICAN Tax Preparation & Accounting Services, Inc.
Need to still file your 2019 taxes? Or need help navigating through Small Business Administration PPP Loan compliance? With over 15 years of experience in public accounting, ICAN Tax Preparation & Accounting Services is open to support small business owners during this time. They are a full-service, tax preparation, and accounting service office that focuses on small businesses and personal IRS taxation. Their goal is to make filing your taxes as quick and easy as possible!
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