Buy local The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Buy local en-us Copyright 2014 Inc., All rights reserved. (webmaster) 5 Business Mon, 11 Aug 2014 14:30:00 GMT Gift Cards Are an Untapped Opportunity for Local Businesses The huge majority of retailers own just one store but consumers have few options for local gift cards. There is a big unmet demand. Mon, 11 Aug 2014 14:30:00 GMT Jason Wolfe How to Compete with the Big Chains? Think Locally With the nation's biggest retailers stocking their shelves with specialty items, the threat to mom and pop merchants is disconcerting. And while size matters, there are ways local retailers can take advantage of their less imposing presence. Tue, 24 Jul 2012 10:33:00 GMT Mikal E. Belicove Hey, Small-Business Owner: Do You Shop Local? If you want consumers to shop local, encourage them by shopping locally for your own business. Fri, 09 Mar 2012 11:30:00 GMT Carol Tice Seven Ways to Get a 'Cash Mob' to Shop at Your Small Business Buy-local advocates are creating 'cash mobs,' which ask people to patronize local stores at a particular time. Here's how you can get a cash mob to shop your store. Mon, 06 Feb 2012 11:00:00 GMT Carol Tice Three Steps to Grow Your Own 'Buy Local' Campaign Looking to bring together your community to support local businesses? Consider these guidelines for getting started. Fri, 16 Sep 2011 00:09:00 GMT Gwen Moran