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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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Compass Coffee uses the latest tools to start their customers’ day off right.
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Begun as a subscription service, Batch has solid plans for the future.
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Hot Springs Portable Spas

When it comes to accepting payments, small retailers face big challenges.

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Main Street USA

Big-box stores tend to dominate headlines, yet at the other end of the spectrum are incredible small businesses with amazing stories to share.

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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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Retail Across America goes behind the scenes at San Francisco-based Photojojo.
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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.
Public Policy
The card industry has known for a quarter-century that PINs are safer than signatures.
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Readers Fine Jewelers thrives on big smiles and even bigger handshakes.
Public Policy
These goals for reform will make efficient and effective changes without harming the value of patents.
Retail Trends
Retail executives, entrepreneurs and employees share what they’ve gleaned from their careers in retail.
Public Policy
Proposed changes could impact managers, employees, customers.
Small Business
These business owners help customers look good while doing good.