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Local Shops Participating in Small Business Saturday

The Tubby Olive, Newtown Bookshop, Sweet Pea and Learning Express are participating in Small Business Saturday.

Across the country, Small Business Saturday has become a day during the holiday shopping season that puts the spotlight on locally-owned businesses.

Hosted by American Express and sponsored by FedExClear Channel and many other corporate supporters, the third annual Small Business Saturday will be held tomorrow, Nov. 24. The aim is to help small businesses generate exposure and business during the biggest shopping season of the year.

Last year, more than 100 million people pledged to "Shop Small," by visiting brick-and-mortar shops in their neighborhoods and American Express estimates this year's turnout will be even greater.

Here are some Newtown shops that are participating. (If you are a local business owner and don't see your shop on the list, share your Small Business Saturday deals in the comments section of this article.)

  • From 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Small Business Saturday, Newtown Bookshop will offer 20 percent off all hardcovers and 10 percent of all other books. The store will also be offering its new eReader, the Kobo mini, for $49. 
  • Sweet Pea will offer 10 percent off Stonewall Kitchen specialty foods on a purchase of $20. It will have extended hours from 9 am until 10:30 p.m.
  • The Tubby Olive will offer free food samples and olive oil and balsamic tastings, plus a gift raffle and 10 percent off all gifts.
  • Bucks County Beads will be offering a 20 percent discount on a total purchase all day.
  • Learning Express Toys will reward shoppers with a $25 American Express credit on purchases of $25 or more.
Da Bag November 23, 2012 at 03:28 PM
Hello, the Newtown School of Rock in the Village at Newtown Shopping Complex will be holding an Open House from 11am to 3pm. Stop by for food, snacks, live music, and regular program and winter break camp discounts.
Jim November 23, 2012 at 05:18 PM
Hi, Home Video Studio, homevideostudio.com/new, will be offering 15% to all of those who mention this promotion. We provide video transfer services, and make for great Christmas presents. Don't take the risk, put it to disk! 215-497-0662
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The Tubby Olive November 24, 2012 at 01:38 PM
Come on in to The Tubby Olive and support your local small business on SMALL BUSINESS SATURDAY today! Check out our specials today. Enjoy tasting food items featuring our oils and vinegars. Thanks for your support, Newtown!
Ellen Ryan November 24, 2012 at 04:05 PM
Small Business Saturday Event at Marisa Boutique. November 23 at 10:00am until Today at 8:00pm... They Say You Can't Put a Price On Friendship (but we just did) Friends & Family Event - Party Atmosphere Buy One Get One 50% Off Everything in the shop! 50% off selected Formal wear. 30% Off Cocktail (except 2013 styles) Special Pricing $25 sale items. Door Prize Friday and Saturday.

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