- There are 27+ Million Small Businesses in the US.
- Close to 80% of all new jobs created in our country can be attributed to Small Business.
What is Small Business Saturday®?
Small Business Saturday is a day for everyone – from the business owners who create jobs to the customers who buy locally – to support small businesses that invigorate the economy and keep communities thriving.
It began in 2010 when American Express founded Small Business Saturday to help small businesses get more exposure during one of the biggest shopping weekends of the year. Last year, over 100 million people came out to shop at independently-owned small businesses on the day. Now, in its third year, Small Business Saturday will be even bigger. American Express is offering free and easy-to-use tools to help small businesses get the most out of the day and tools for consumers to show their support.
From personalized in-store signage to driving traffic with social media, get what you need to promote your business on Small Business Saturday® with a few quick clicks below.