Video: VIDEO: Small business Saturday recap
VIDEO: Small business Saturday recap
Mon, 27 Nov 2017 23:09:20 +0000VIDEO: Small business Saturday recapVIDEO: Small business Saturday recaphttp://chic.clipsyndicate.com/video/playlist/12513/7190157?cpt=8&wpid=2637WFMZ Allentown, PAabout mom and pop shops... on small business saturday. >>>rob vaughn: so.. how'd they do? >>>rob vaughn: wfmz's cali desimone has been talking to business owners in emmaus... about how the day went. small business owners say their sidewalks and stores here were filled with shoppers for most of the day... and say sales were up from previous years. >> jim hes? let's play books (14:48:32) "it was fantastic." >> reporter: more than 100 people strolled down the sidewalks of emmaus looking for unique holiday gifts from mom and pop shops. >> meghan ree? emmaus main street manager (14:07:17) "small business saturday in emmaus was amazing" >> khine alkhe? owner, khineder creations (14:26:24) "it was extremely busy, this is actually our first small business saturday. >> reporter: khine alkhel, the owner of khineder creations on chestnut street in emmaus says her shop which specializes in chemica? free skin and hair care products hasn't even been open for a year. and she was overwhelmed by the excitement from customers. >> khine alkhe? owner (14:26:56) "it was amazing how local people support local business." (14:28:11) "that gives me joy that i cant really express its really amazing." >> reporter: and for the owners of let's play books... on main street.. they sold a lot of holiday books... they say they were thrilled to see their regular customers and... business owners say this weekend is a huge indicator of how well sales will continue to do over the next few weeks and well they say... this year so far so good. live in emmaus.