Stories tagged: "Small Business Saturday"


The Best Moments in Wisconsin Business in 2022

As a whole, Badger State businesses bounced back sooner and stronger than the rest of the country. These stories showcase the key role strong leadership and supportive communities (aka YOU) play in helping businesses-- of every size-- succeed.

The ‘Amazon’ of Wisconsin Mom & Pop Shops: Website Allows Users to Shop at 650+ Small Businesses

While many shoppers use Amazon to buy anything for anyone, there’s a better way to easily search for, shop at, and support small businesses in your own backyard online.

The 4 Best Small Towns for Small Business Shopping in Wisconsin

While Black Friday may have better deals, Small Business Saturday makes a bigger difference. $68 of every $100 spent at a local business STAYS local.

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The Six Best Things to Buy on Black Friday (& How to Tell if You’re Getting a Good Deal)

Between "Prime Days," Cyber Monday, and various sales throughout the year, Black Friday is no longer THE best shopping day. But you can still find some of THE best deals, if you go in with a plan!

Chippewa Falls resident Sharon Stephens examines a blanket that depicts the Chippewa Valley region while shopping Monday at The Local Store in downtown Eau Claire. The small business and others across Wisconsin report strong recent sales, but many also report continuing to struggle to make up for losses incurred during the coronavirus pandemic. (Photo by Julian Emerson)
‘Tethers to These Communities’: Wisconsin Shows Up for Small Business Saturday

Wisconsinites patronized their favorite local stores for Small Business Saturday as the nation’s economic recovery from COVID continues.