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5 Ways to Make the Most of Buy Local Groups

By |December 28th, 2016|Blog, Marketing, Valued Partners|

A guest blog post from our friends at Independent We Stand There’s no denying that buy local groups can – and do – enhance a community. In communities across the country, these groups of small businesses provide a framework for promoting the buy local movement […]

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How to Be Ready for Small Business Saturday

By |November 10th, 2016|Blog, Retail Insight, Valued Partners|

A guest blog post from an experienced retailer, Katie Kapro What do you feel when you hear the words “Black Friday?”

I feel a tightness in my chest. My breath becomes shallow. I inadvertently start clenching my teeth. For real.