Companies in Sharon and Hermitage are hoping for a lift in gross sales on Saturday
SHARON, Pa. (WKBN) – It’s Small Enterprise Saturday, a day designated to help native companies.
Similar to Black Friday, issues will look somewhat totally different, particularly for small companies in Hermitage and Sharon which are used to having an enormous kick-off occasion to start out the vacations.
John Kerins, of Tam O’Shanter Golf Professional Store, talked in regards to the enterprise’s vacation sale. Tam O’ Shanter carries all the pieces from golf tools to ladies’s jewellery.
Males’s and ladies’s clothes is 30 to 50% off, Kerins mentioned.
Studio C in Hermitage options handmade art work, loads of which is made by folks with particular wants. Among the many gadgets are Items of Love ornaments, that are made by masks from important staff across the Valley.
Workers mentioned the gadgets on the store make nice Christmas items.
Gifted at Applegate opened final yr in Sharon. The enterprise provides items for males, ladies and kids.
Jen Krezeczowski mentioned it’s been powerful amid the pandemic, however they’ve had loads of help from the neighborhood.
There gained’t be an enormous celebration this yr. In previous years, a tree-lighting ceremony was a part of Small Enterprise Saturday.
Sherris Moreira, govt director of the Shenango Valley Chamber of Commerce, mentioned to maintain everybody social distanced, this yr’s ceremony might be on a smaller scale. They’ll gentle the cherub downtown, which organizers say will symbolize unity.
Masks and hand sanitizer might be out there.
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