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10:20 am on Wednesday February 13, 2013

Low-cost and tasty beef jerky options growing in Charleston

The Charleston City Paper shares the story of a new generation of not-so-artificial and delicious beef jerky makers and in the Holy City, and where you can buy the meaty snacks.
1:27 pm on Wednesday February 6, 2013

Shop Locally: Surcees -vintage, handmade and local

Erin Adams has been making and selling soaps and other items over the Internet for years but now she's taken her love of handmade and vintage and opened the area's first real vintage store.  A crafter from a young age, Adams opened Surcees on...
7:48 am on Tuesday June 26, 2012

Local 'Everyday Art' featured on FAB.com

Photo by vintagemarqueelights.com Local husband and wife art entrepreneurial team Jerrad and Machel Green see their name in lights on the curated shopping site FAB.com. Known for their vintage style marquee lights, Everyday Art has been perfecting...
5:15 am on Wednesday May 16, 2012

New Local Map and Guide for Downtown Charleston Released

Adding to the mix of maps and guides to Charleston, but with a local business focus, C: Charleston released its first edition in May and is now available a numerous downtown locations. Designed and published by J.C. Tripp of  JCT Creative, C:...
7:36 am on Friday April 13, 2012

InTown.com offering up Groupon-like deals, but it only costs you a buck

Image by Provided The InTown “Buck Truck” will be launching soon -- with money in it!InTown.com, a new, innovative online discount platform has Charleston-area residents saving on their favorite products and services – everything from food and...
8:26 am on Wednesday February 22, 2012

Local Treasures market comes to Florence, features Grand Strand artisans

http://www.praiseworthyps.com/ The Local Treasures one-day market will be this Saturday, February 25, 2012, at the Oakdale Country Club in Florence, S.C. The market features products from the Grand Strand to Columbia, with a range of options such as...
9:03 am on Sunday November 27, 2011

Local business good this post-Thanksgiving weekend in Charleston

Seems like the "buy local" education movement has started to take a real hold after two-and-a-half years in Charleston.
7:41 am on Friday November 25, 2011

Shopping locally in MYR: Groovy Green Glass

Groovy Green Glass on Facebook While the world waited in line at WalMart in the wee hours of this Black Friday morning to snag the latest, greatest, and cheapest, TheDigitel Myrtle Beach is working online to feature what's made and sold in the area...
9:21 am on Wednesday November 23, 2011

"Small Business Saturday" Encourages Holiday Shoppers To Shop & Eat Small Saturday

Verde, the new salad-focused restaurant at 347 King Street, is encouraging holiday shoppers to shop and eat small this Saturday, November 26. The new business is joining the national Small Business Saturday (SBS) movement, which has support from...
11:15 am on Monday November 14, 2011

Business is some areas struggles while locals hope social media will prompt change

photo by flickr user Tommy Ironic Another Myrtle Beach shopping center struggles as it was sold in foreclosure last week, and empty storefronts in Carolina Forest seem to be multiplying.  It's been suggested that businesses fail due to their lack of...