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Small Business Saturday 2019

Small Business Saturday reaches millions of customers and businesses each year – get involved now!

The Small Business Saturday bus tour will be travelling across the UK once again, calling at twenty-seven different towns and cities over five weeks. It will be continuing their non-commercial campaign celebrating the success of small businesses and encouraging consumers to support these businesses by shopping local.

There will be opportunities to partake in the mentoring programme, one hour speed networking from 11am-12pm, Blue Sofa interviews and even a chance for small businesses to exhibit at every bus stop.

While Small Business Saturday will be officially taking place on December 7th 2019, the bus will begin its tour from Monday 4th November in Blackpool travelling around the country for a month until it’s final stop in London Brixton on Wednesday 4th December.

“American Express has been an avid champion of the UK high street and supporting small businesses having created the first ever Small Business Saturday back in 2010 in the US.

Now in its seventh year in the UK, the campaign has grown significantly each year with an estimated £812m spent in small businesses across the UK on 2018’s Small Business Saturday – an 8% increase on last year. American Express continues to be the Principal Supporter of the UK campaign through this success.”

“As an iDEA Pioneer, Small Business Saturday will be helping businesses to take the next step in their skills training with iDEA and celebrating their success through this training journey. The programme is easy to access and free to take part in, with a quick and easy registration.”

Whether you are a family business, local shop, online business, wholesaler or small manufacturer, Small Business Saturday is supporting you!

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