BOISE– This is a time of year when lots of Americans invest countless dollars on holiday gifts. Next Saturday, you are motivated to spend at small businessessmall companies. American Express established Small CompanySmall company Saturday in 2010.
Theres a great deal of devoted individuals downtown that live downtown and store downtown and remain downtown, stated businesscompany owner Cindy Allen
Allen said Christmas is important for her Bodo company, Atomic Treasures.Its one of the busiest times, November, December, stated Allen. It offsets a huge portion of the whole year.She stated the huge chain stores are difficultare difficult competition.Very, very difficult, Allen stated.
I truly try to keep my prices down so that I can do that, however its really difficult.At R. Grey Fashion jewelry Gallery, they try to make themselves stick out with special items.We bring all American handcrafted, so we have very distinct products that you aren’t going
to discover anywhere else in Boise city, stated Barbara Kaylor, who possesses the establishment with her husband.Kaylor said about 20 percent of their annual sales happen in December. Their devoted local customers have actually permitted the store to grow.Weve been in company 28 years and we have clients that are still shopping with us today from our very beginning in a very, very small fashion jewelry shop downtown on main street, Kaylor said.She stated shopping little is big next Saturday and every day.I think its essential that we support locally handcrafted and UNITED STATE made products in our country, said Kaylor.Small Company Saturday is the Saturday after Thanksgiving, November 29.