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“Weather Weary” Consumers to Get a Break on Black Friday

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Berwyn, PA—After the tumult of Superstorm Sandy and a recent Nor’easter, the weather fortunately will be cooperative this Thanksgiving and Black Friday weekend, the traditional kick off of the holiday shopping season. At least that’s the forecast from Planalytics, a weather-focused consultancy that advises businesses about weather patterns. Although some …

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Third Annual Small Business Saturday Provides Marketing Boost to Small Retailers

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Washington—While major retailers are touting their doorbuster Black Friday deals—and attempting more than ever to lure shoppers in even on Thanksgiving Day—smaller and independent retailers are gearing up for what could be their biggest holiday kick off ever: Small Business Saturday, Nov. 24. The third annual Small Business Saturday (SBS) …