Don't want to shop on Black Friday? Shop for unique deals on Small Business Saturday | Business
MOUNT CARROLL, Ill.--Businesses in Mount Carroll are participating in the celebration of Small Business Saturday this Saturday, November 24.Small Business Saturday is a growing trend that was originally created to encourage people to shop locally during the holidays. Small Business Saturday is local storeowners’ answer to Black Friday, a time when many of the big box companies offer great deals on certain items to draw in customers. Many Mount Carroll storeowners will be offering specials on Saturday and believe if you are looking for that unique Christmas gift, you won’t be disappointed.
“Shoppers who are looking for a unique, one-of-a-kind gift should shop in Mount Carroll where there is a wide variety of gift options,” said Penny Lally, owner of Driftless Area Stillroom. “They will be waited on by shopkeepers that give personalized service. We can give lots of ideas.”
Small Business Saturday has been around since 2010 and is being promoted nationwide.