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Small business, storefronts

There are several issues developing in Congress right now that could significantly impact small retailers. 

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LiLi The First's "Fashion Support Rack" gives back to the community.
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STORES Magazine looks at a new startup helping small businesses go digital.
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Jen Giese at Photojojo

Small businesses have to work especially hard to reach customers, and some of the savviest entrepreneurs are using social media to build their brands and their own distinct communities. Here’s a look at some of our favorite success stories.

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When it comes to accepting payments, small retailers face big challenges.
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Compass Coffee uses the latest tools to start their customers’ day off right.
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How retailers in the Bluegrass State are successfully balancing work, life and family.
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Bay area pizza chain gets a lot of mileage from new e-gift card program.
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Going ‘undercover’ helped candy company head see the realities of store processes.
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Begun as a subscription service, Batch has solid plans for the future.
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Retail Across America goes behind the scenes at San Francisco-based Photojojo.
Retail Trends
Retailers share what they’ve gleaned from working in the industry.
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PIN and Chip credit card

Why the new bank-issued chip and signature cards, also known as EMV cards, are not as safe as they could be. 

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Student correspondent Garrett Ledbetter finds out how retail impacts employees, families and communities in Texas.
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For startups, finding a great idea is the easy part.
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The card industry has known for a quarter-century that PINs are safer than signatures.
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These business owners help customers look good while doing good.
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Readers Fine Jewelers thrives on big smiles and even bigger handshakes.
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These goals for reform will make efficient and effective changes without harming the value of patents.
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Proposed changes could impact managers, employees, customers.