Tag Archives: Small Business Saturday

BikeBiz January edition is now available

The digital edition of BikeBiz January is now available online. Our first edition of 2021 hears from the winners of last month’s BikeBiz Awards, talks ambition, advocacy and evolving communities with new Cycling UK CEO Sarah Mitchell, and reflects on gender equality in cycling. This month’s sector guides are energy …

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Spend hits £1.1 billion on Small Business Saturday 2020

Spend on Small Business Saturday hit £1.1 billion this year, exceeding the billion-pound mark for the ‘first time ever’ as shoppers showed support for their local high streets. The UK’s eighth annual Small Business Saturday, which took place on 5th December, saw 15.4 million people hitting the high street and …

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Public urged to shop local as Small Business Saturday returns

Brits are being called upon to support small firms and shop local as Small Business Saturday returns tomorrow, 5th December. The campaign also hopes to tap into soaring public affection for small businesses, as research from the campaign and its principal supporter American Express shows 59% of Brits support small …

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COVID-19 lockdowns ‘boost nation’s love for small businesses’

COVID-19 lockdowns have boosted the nation’s love for small businesses, research has found, with 59% of Brits saying they now support local businesses more than previously. The research, commissioned by American Express and Small Business Saturday UK, underscores the role small firms have played in supporting their communities through lockdown, …

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Small Business Saturday launches new virtual roadshow

Small businesses across the UK are being offered a new package of support and mentoring, as Small Business Saturday UK launches an online roadshow for towns and cities affected by the pandemic. Launching on 2nd November with daily ‘virtual visits’ to small businesses and communities in over 30 locations across …

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