Tag: small retailers

News & Trends

Are the cards stacked against small and medium sized retailers?

November 4, 2021

Via: RetailWire

The general assumption is that the economy’s three-pronged challenge — supply chain disruptions, labor shortages and inflation — will wind up hurting smaller retailers and vendors significantly more than larger ones. Smaller businesses often can be nimbler than their larger […]

News & Trends

Nearly a third of small retailers still can’t pay their rent

April 21, 2021

Via: Retail Dive

The pandemic relief packages provided by the federal government last year and early this year had some provisions to support smaller businesses reeling from the pandemic. But the decision in most jurisdictions to allow “essential businesses” to remain open disproportionately […]