Memphis Mom Co | Guide to Black Owned Local Businesses


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Since March of 2020, small businesses have taken hit after hit due to unemployment rates, lack of adequate staff, and decreases in revenue, amongst other issues. Memphis is considered a majority-minority city — meaning approximately 63% of residents are Black. AND more than half of the city’s small businesses are also Black-owned businesses (BOB). Companies like Google have decided to do their part to combat systemic racism by elevating the marketing efforts of black-owned businesses allowing users to easily search for a BOB near them.

With over 30% of Memphis’ Black community continuing to live in poverty, it’s more important than ever that we shop local, and Black, as often as possible We encourage you to not only shop local, but consider shopping one or many of these Black-owned businesses. “Choosing 901” is vital to growing our city’s economy and revitalizing our neighborhoods!


Shop Momeo  is a philanthropic effort started by mother and CEO, Mia Jaye, to raise money for the families who are victims of gun violence and to raise awareness to the cause and mission that “Black Men Deserve to Grow Old”. Proceeds from the apparel sold will be donated to supporting the needs of as many as 33 families by 2022.

Goodness Gracious Cookies

DeMoir Books & Things

Queen Styles Boutique

We Tight Knit

Infinity Luv Designs

Pop’s Kernelpopcorn Black owned business

Phillip Ashley Chocolates

Elle’s Elixirselles elixirs Black owned business

Muggin Coffee

Premier Flowers

JJ’s Creations

Michaela’s Candle Co

Bubble Bistrobubble bistro Black owned business

Tip’s Terrific Designs

Girls Smell Great

All Things Hair

Ebony Boy Art

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Sweet Magnolia Gelato

Opulent Bath Essentials

Orijennal Art

901 T-Shirt Company

B Chill Lemonade

The African Place

Downtown Candle Company

His & Her Consignment Boutique

Chef Tam’s Undergroundchef tams Black owned business

Dr. Bean’s Coffee & Tea Emporium

Figure8 Curve


Beale St. Brewing Co.

Simone & Company Candlescandle

Mo’s Bows

The Tea Bar 901

Skin by Donna

Trance Meditation Studio

Yellowe Kids Coyellow Black owned business

LIT Candle Co.

Collections by T. Dish

The Bougie Pearl

Motherhood in a Basket


Pose901 Selfie

Pretty & Posh Event Design

The Pink Bakery, Inc.

Events Beyond Imaginations

Captivating Balloonsballoons Black owned business

Run Wild CC

Aire Luxe Designs

Shugg’s Southern Foods

Healthy On The Go!

Deleon’s Delights

Feast & Grazefeast graze

EXPERIENCES (gift cards)

For Kids

Dazzle Creative Dance

Taylor’ed Gymnastics

Imagine Nation

Ballet On Wheels Dance School

Collage Dancecollage dance

Jumpin Jelly Beans

For Adults

Mobile Mama Massage

Mobile Mommy (childcare/babysitting services)

Mo Nail Possibilities

September Nail Salon

The Polish Bottle

Wagner Chef Services

Bre Bass (personal chef experience)

Wine Tastings with AB (Ashley Butler)wine tasting

Steven Prince Tate (dance lessons)

Spoil Me Nail Bar

Jarvis Hues Photo

Legendary Lenses

Kre8ations LLC 

Memphis Mom Collective loves supporting local businesses and independently created this list. Do you see a business we've inadvertently left off? Comment or email us at [email protected] and we'll be sure to update this guide!


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