small business insights

American consumers go (do)nuts on National Doughnut Day

It’s National Doughnut Day and as American’s get their glaze on they’re helping local bakeries and donut shops make some serious dough of their own.

May 31, 2018

A complete look at small business sales on Memorial Day

Local businesses see significant transaction increases in the days leading up to Memorial Day which results in substantial revenue lifts.

May 24, 2018

Mother’s Day, mimosas, and the biggest money-making weekend for local restaurants

Have you made your Mother’s Day brunch reservation yet? Better hurry. It’s the biggest and busiest weekend for local restaurants in America.

May 11, 2018

4 big things: how to make better business decisions, using big data at small businesses, and more

Our top tips this week from small business experts around the Web.

Apr 19, 2018

Introducing the Small Business Almanac

The first-ever Small Business Almanac provides the best view of consumer spending trends in all 50 states and across nearly 20 industry categories.

Apr 17, 2018

What’s a small business customer really worth?

We lay out the financial impact of turning one-time customers into repeat visitors.

Apr 10, 2018