The NRF Foundation and Qurate Retail Group recently partnered together to shine a light on small businesses impacted by the economic challenges of COVID-19 through the Small Business Spotlight Initiative which highlighted 20 small retailers nationwide (including Richmond's own, Saxon
Nicole Mason is the owner of Glean LLC. Glean is a locally-owned commercial cleaning company dedicated to excellence in commercial cleaning while creating job opportunities to local Richmond citizens. Glean provides both ongoing janitorial services, deep cleanings, and sanitizing services.
As Virginia begins the reopening process with Phase I, Richmond region business, community, and governmental leaders have come together to form ForwardRVA, a coalition focused on creating innovate reopening and planning framework. Retail Merchants is pleased to partner with other
From Perkins Law, by Eric C. Perkins, Esq.: Small business owners across America have scrambled over the past month to obtain over $5 billion in PPP loans with the promise that such loans will be forgiven if proceeds are used to
In an age where almost all businesses have become destination businesses, it can be hard to reach and attract new customers, and even retain those customers who’ve purchased from you previously. But there are little things, relatively easy things, that
Small businesses have long been called “brick and mortars” but in light of today’s COVID-19 crisis, many are pivoting quickly and shifting to online sales. Navigating new territory comes with a whole new set of challenges during good times, but
On Wednesday, March 11, 2020, the World Health Organization officially declared the Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) a world-wide pandemic with experts advising that it’s not if the virus impacts your life, but rather when and to what extent. As business owners