Since 2010 the Small Business Saturday squeezes itself between Black Friday and Cyber Monday. While on Black Friday and Cyber Monday consumers mostly shop at the big chains, Small Business Saturday is here to show support for the local small businesses.
Last year, over 100 million people came out to shop at independently-owned small businesses on the day. According to American Express Small Business Saturday 2012 will be even bigger.
The message of Small Business Saturday is to consumers to think about local small businesses and support them buy shopping there tomorrow. I actually support small businesses all year long. I just like it that there are small stores in my neighborhood that provide quality products and services. Find Small Businesses in your neighborhood on the Small Business Saturday site.
Walmart is though not making room for the Small Business Saturday this year and already launches the Walmart Cyber Monday Sale tomorrow.
Centurion Corporation said it has agreed to acquire a piece of land located at Seberang Perai Selatan in Penang, Malaysia, for RM6.3 million ($2.45 million). This marks the group’s first acquisition in another state of Malaysia outside of Johor. ... Source: The Edge Singapore
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