Small Business Saturday in the Northland
Community Members Were Encouraged to Support Local Businesses
The Holiday Shopping Frenzy carried on from Black Friday to Small Business Saturday.
People crowded Small Businesses across the Northland for giveaways and deals on Small Business Saturday.
Small Business Saturday was started by American Express in 2010 encouraging people across the Nation to support small local businesses.
According to American Express, more than 14 billion dollars were spent at small independent businesses on Small Business Saturday last year.
The U.S. Small Business Administration says small businesses provide 55% of all jobs in the United States.