Nicci Brooks; Manager at Fireweed Baby Boutique : “Small Business Saturday is really important to us because we are locally owned, our owner, she is from here, this is her community, this store is her baby, and just us being able to give back to our local community is really important to us”.
Just post a selfie of yourself shopping in Downtown Holland on Small Bsuienss Saturday for a chance to win a $100 gift card to the Downtown Holland business of your choice.
“My whole goal is when you come into our doors, we want you to feel like family”, says Riphagen.
“We sit around and we think of what’s new this year that we can do for the downtown district”, Potter said.
American Express started Small Business Saturday to help local entrepreneurs show that their establishments matter too.
A passport will be inside the bag with store logos and deals for the day.
Small Business Saturday is a big deal for West Reading.
It can mean strolling to the local coffee shop and shopping in a store where the owner knows your name.
It takes weeks of preparation to get ready for Small Business Saturday, but it’s become a day about more than just shopping. “It’s been unbelievable. This year actually we’re doing 30% off the entire weekend, rather than just Black Friday”. “So when you shop in a store, a local business, you’re going to have that relationship”. “It takes away from our community, because that sales tax is going to another community”.
“These are people that live in our community and do good for out community”. Fab’rik is located at the Surrey Center where you can find several other small businesses. “These businesses are chugging along and events like this make their engines go”.
“People chose to come down here”.
It’s the most wonderful time of the year for local businesses in Savannah.
Small Business Saturday is about celebrating those special places the Arkansas River Valley calls its own and can’t imagine living without.
That’s the message Zogry of Downtown Lawrence Inc.is trying to promote this year.
Participating businesses will be offering fun giveaways, special promotions and more all day long. Keepers added that if a customer is looking for an item not in their store, employees can help them find it on their website or at another store.