By LAUREN SCHWAHN of NerdWallet
It’s a crucial 12 months to buy small for the vacations, as companies proceed coping with the fallout of pandemic restrictions, inflation and international provide chain disruptions. Small Enterprise Saturday is Nov. 27, nestled between Black Friday and Cyber Monday. Forward of the buying day, we talked to small-business, supply-chain and retail consultants about how each customers and native economies can profit from collaborating within the occasion, plus what buyers ought to count on. By buying small, customers can maintain companies afloat, scale back their carbon footprints and uncover distinctive vacation presents.