Three Ways To Continue The Momentum Of Small Business Saturday
27 Nov 2021
The holiday season is upon us, and small businesses have an opportunity to take advantage of pent-up demand and the overall rebound of the American economy in the post-Covid world. Consumers are ready to spend, and Small Business Saturday promotions will help lure holiday shoppers back to brick-and-mortar stores.
Small business owners have much to be thankful for in 2021, compared to a year ago. Restrictions placed on businesses have eased, and people are willing to travel and spend again. Although an estimated 30% of small businesses closed during the pandemic and never recovered, the majority of small firms have gotten back on track. Some have even thrived.
The pandemic has been challenging for restaurants everywhere. In Wilmington, Delaware, leadership took action with Curbside Wilmington, an initiative that was launched in September 2020 and continues today. Downtown Visions together with Mayor Purzycki, the City of Wilmington, and The Committee of 100 introduced expanded outdoor dining to support local...
Building A More Equitable Economy For Businesses, Workers, And Communities: A Conversation With Deputy Secretary Of Commerce Don GravesNov 22 2021
Covid-19 ravaged our economy and American businesses, workers, and communities are still working to recover. The crisis also further highlighted long standing inequities in our society, but also presents a key opportunity to build back better than before. Just last week, President Biden signed the Bipartisan Infrastructure Deal, and negotiations...
Wilmington-based car-wrapping company Carvertise has moved into the entertainment marketing arena, and it’s turning heads — even in advertisement-saturated New York City. This month, a fleet of NYC Uber, Lyft and other Carvertise cars were wrapped with eye-catching ads for the ninteenth season of Bravo’s Project Runway, the hit...