Every year, the Friday after Thanksgiving seems to grow bigger and bigger. There are longer lines, more stampedes and an even earlier start time. But not all stores are going big. This year, celebrate Plaid Friday by going small.
No matter what you’re celebrating, the holidays are a time of giving. Throughout the next few weeks, you’ll give your mom the new coffeemaker she wants, and you’ll give your children a reason to believe in Santa Claus, but what will you give to your community?
Since 2011, the Art Lounge has kept Spartanburg, South Carolina, funky. The custom-framing shop and local art gallery highlights the community’s creativity in a laid-back, pet-friendly atmosphere.
As retailers across the country prepare for the biggest season of the year, there’s a new kind of celebration going on in the Hampton Roads region of Virginia—and this one is all about the locals.
After serving their country on the front lines, many veterans come home to a new mission: starting their own business
This holiday season, there’s a welcoming and vibrant place to get all the toys on your children’s wish lists—and it’s not the North Pole
Festivities are in full swing this month, as communities across the country welcome the holiday season. With full calendars everywhere, the question isn’t when you celebrate, but where? As long as it’s local, you can’t go wrong.
On November 1, the American Independent Business Alliance (AMIBA) launched its Shop Indie Local holiday campaign.
As an organization that serves local business owners, Independent We Stand is proud to join with American Express to support the 10th annual Small Business Saturday® this Nov 30.
This month, fall is in the air—and on the calendar. Downtown districts and small businesses across the country will celebrate the season with costume contests, haunted tours and tasty treat