NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Following are the latest Small Business Week 2017 news releases and story ideas for reporters, bloggers and media outlets:
PROVIDENCE, R.I.--Economic Optimism Prompting Small and Medium Businesses to Invest in Jobs, Technology, Study Finds Source: Citizens Financial Group, Inc.
WASHINGTON--Retailers Say Repeal of Swipe Fee Reform Would ‘Undermine Transparency and Competition’ and Harm Consumers Source: National Retail Federation (NRF)
BOULDER, Colo.--Brewers Publications Presents How to Brew: Everything You Need to Know to Brew Great Beer Every Time Source: Brewers Association
SAN FRANCISCO--Study: Customers, Employees, Trump’s Election Driving Strong Optimism Among U.S. Small Business Owners Source: Womply
HERNDON, Va.--Congresswoman Comstock Tours Local Veteran-Led Business, Klas Telecom Government, Whose Innovative Technology Furthers Military Readiness and Lowers Government Costs Source: Klas Telecom
RESEARCH TRIANGLE REGION, N.C.--New Study Finds 42 Percent of Small Businesses Turn to Facebook to Boost In-Store Traffic Source: Netsertive
PORTLAND, Maine--Travelers Institute Recognizes National Small Business Week with Event in Portland, Maine Source: The Travelers Companies, Inc.
RADNOR, Pa.--Small Businesses and Benefits: Capitalizing on the Opportunity to “Wow” Employees Source: Lincoln Financial Group
SAN DIEGO--Businesses and Their Employees Now Have Access to Free Cybersecurity Awareness Training Thanks to ESET Source: ESET North America
WASHINGTON--JPMorgan Chase Institute’s Local Consumer Commerce Index Shows a 0.7 Percent Decrease in Consumer Spending Growth in January 2017 Source: JPMorgan Chase Institute
CINCINNATI--Anticipating Small Business Growth this Year? Not So Fast, Says One Study Source: Fifth Third Bank
CHARLOTTE, N.C.--Small Business Confidence in the Economy Jumps 21 Percent in Six Months, According to Bank of America Survey of Small Business Owners Source: Bank of America
SAN FRANCISCO--Wells Fargo Announces Small Business Neighborhood Renovation Program Contest Source: Wells Fargo & Company
LONDON & NEW YORK--Western Union and UK Department for International Trade to Host ‘RegTech Trade Mission’ in New York Source: The Western Union Company
CINCINNATI--Fifth Third Bank’s “What Drives You?” Contest Will Take One Small Business to the Races Source: Fifth Third Bank
ARLINGTON, Va.--Steve Case, Chris Lehane and FWD.us to Join Lawmakers at CTA Jobs Summit Source: Consumer Technology Association (CTA)
ROCKFORD, Ill.--Cleo CEO Shares Perspective on the Future of Critical Business Information Integration at Software Growth Summit Source: Cleo
ATLANTA--YP Supports National Small Business Week by Recognizing Local Business Champions Source: YP
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