2023 Holiday Gift Guide: Be An Angel (Investor) In St. Louis Retail Product Startups

In this year’s 2023 St. Louis Holiday Gift Guide we’re spotlighting products from Arch Grants cohort companies alongside other makers and creators in the STL startup ecosystem.


In this year’s St. Louis Holiday Gift Guide 2023 we’re spotlighting products from Arch Grants cohort companies alongside other makers and creators in the STL startup ecosystem.

With so many online shopping options (watch out Amazon, Temu might be eating your lunch!), it can be easy to forget all the wonderful and unique products that are created, right here, on your doorstep. To help with that, we’ve compiled a list of gift ideas made in St. Louis

We’ve got gifts for him, gifts for her, thoughtful gifts for employees, your entire team, foodie friends, botanical buddies, gamer crew, and even gifts for pets!

As readers will know, EQ believes “cash flow is king” when it comes to building a company —just buying products that are invented, sourced, staffed and made locally, is the best type of investment any entrepreneur can ask for. 

Even better, buying from this list means you’ll be financially supporting business owners in St. Louis. Plus, you’ll be supporting our innovation ecosystem and ensuring local entrepreneurship continues to thrive.

So, if you find yourself paying at the checkout, after checking out all these great companies, then add a little treat for yourself too, because that purchase makes you an angel investor!