Small is the New Big: Small Business Saturday Rolls in Big Numbers for Mom-and-Pop Shops

By milo on Jan 2, 2013 | 0 Comments

After a Civic Economics study revealed that the United States independent retailers’ market share had declined from 59% in 1990 to 48% in 2009, American Express started Small Business Saturday to help mom-and-pop shops regain their place in the economy. We take a look at the miraculous growth this movement has had since 2010—and just how much Small Business Saturday has inspired shoppers to buy locally.

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