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Small Business Center

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ICSC champions small and emerging businesses in getting from business plan to brick-and-mortar. We are committed to fostering their sustainability and growth with practical resources and educational opportunities.

Small Business Videos

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Small Business Podcasts

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Setting Up Shop: A Commercial Space Readiness Guidebook

Introducing our latest small business toolkit for tenants and landlords.

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Small Business Coverage in C+CT

3 Small Business Themes from ICSC 2022 Las Vegas

Small business was part of big plans at ICSC Las Vegas 2022.

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For Small Businesses That Have Survived, How to Move Forward

Small businesses have learned lessons and should be able to chart paths to revived growth.

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Post-Pandemic: Permanent Changes in Landlord-Small Business Relationship

Mutually supportive connections between small businesses and the landlords are taking root.

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Small Businesses Surge

There’s rarely been more support for new businesses, though opening remains a challenge for each.

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Omnichannel as Possible for Small Biz as for Chains

It’s now easier to build an omnichannel business, whether for a national chain or a single store.

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Main Street’s Comeback Will Rely on Small Business

There’s broad agreement that robust small business activity is crucial to a full economic recovery.

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Small Business Restaurants That Survived the Pandemic Are Moving Forward

There’s cautious optimism — and no small amount of pride — among restaurants just for having survived.

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DTC, Meet B-and-M: Digitally Native Brands Go Indoors

DTC brands are realizing that physical real estate is complementary, not competitive, to e-commerce.

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How Small Businesses Are Experiencing Today’s Rapid Inflation

People with the lowest incomes suffer the worst effects of inflation. It’s a similar story for small businesses.

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ICSC’s Small Business Consumer Survey

Among U.S. adults, 94% either shop, spend at or use the services of small businesses.

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Small Businesses Resources

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ICSC Health Plans

As a part of our efforts to support your business, ICSC offers members access to health-care coverage.

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