For many of Jonesborough’s downtown merchants, Shop Small Saturday is not just a way for them to compete with big big-box stores — it’s “vital for (their) existence.”
Hundreds of people didn’t let the cold and light rain keep them away from a good time Saturday across the Tri-Cities as Small Business Saturday and other holiday events provided smiles, spending opportunities and savings.
Between Black Friday’s battle royale and the reclusive Cyber Monday is the friendly neighborhood Small Business Saturday.
ELIZABETHTON — Black Friday is for the big box stores, where they have millions of the same merchandise all across the country.
Local business owners talk about the importance of shopping small, local businesses and supporting the community. And now, during the holiday shopping season, is the time to do it.
Black Friday Shoppers crowd into stores Thursdays and Fridays trying to get the best deal and get a head-start not heir Christmas shopping.
Black Friday gets the most publicity, but there is another day of shopping bargains and deals this week.
You’ve heard of Black Friday, Small Business Saturday and Cyber Monday.
But what about Giving Tuesday?
Small Business Saturday is about much more than just one day.