Nov 27, 2017 – After several years of growth, Small Business Saturday saw a dip in both foot traffic and overall dollars spent in 2017. The American Express-sponsored shopping holiday, now in its eighth year, saw 108 million shoppers spend $12.9 billion on Nov. 25 at independently owned businesses. That is down from …

Nov 24, 2017 – Forget Black Friday and remember "Small Business Saturday," the Saturday after Thanksgiving when millions of smaller retailers — especially traditional mom-and-pop specialty shops — hope to tug at shoppers' heartstrings during the holidays, trying to create an emotional experience or connection that a …

Small Business Saturday is an American shopping holiday held on the Saturday after US Thanksgiving during one of the busiest shopping periods of the year. Contents. [hide]. 1 History; 2 Hashtag; 3 Around the world; 4 References; 5 External links. History[edit]. First observed in the United States on November 27, 2010, …

Nov 17, 2017 – According to American Express, a founding partner of Small Business Saturday (and the sponsor of Your Business), in 2016, more than 100 million Americans shopped small on Small Business Saturday and more than 6,700 communities across the country pledged to celebrate the day with events and media.

Nov 24, 2017 – Since 2010, American Express has sponsored the Saturday after Thanksgiving as “Small Business Saturday” to encourage shoppers to buy local. EVESHAM — For the past few years, Dave Scott has made sure his garden center was open on the Saturday after Thanksgiving. Scott usually does have hours …