The Pennsylvania Small Business Development Centers have helped thousands of entrepreneurs launch successful new business ventures, expand an existing business, or return a business to profitability.

Read about some of our clients who have allowed us to share their stories, representing a wide range of assistance provided across a variety of industries.

You are viewing 65 posts for 16 January 2013 with the tag Retail

  • Danielle & Company

Danielle & Company

Danielle Fleming was pursuing a graduate degree in psychology when she took up a new technique for helping others cope with the stress. She created a line of natural bath soaps…

  • Busy Bee Toys

Busy Bee Toys

Busy Bee Toys is a specialty toy store located in Doylestown. Nerice Kendter, owner, developed the idea of selling European toys when she and her son joined her husband on a…

  • Bassett’s Ice Cream

Bassett’s Ice Cream

President Obama recently stopped in at the Reading Terminal Market for a taste from America's oldest ice cream company. Since 1885, Bassett’s Ice Cream, a family owned business, has been…

  • 911 Safety Equipment

911 Safety Equipment

A lifelong dream. That's what owning a successful business was for Pennsylvania native Daniel Silvestri. With help from the Temple University Small Business Development Center (SBDC), that dream became a reality…

  • McGinnis Special Food Stores

McGinnis Special Food Stores

Ms. Noreen Campbell and her two sisters own and operate McGinnis Special Food Stores, a family owned business since 1946. In 1981 the three sisters, Bonnie, Sharon, and Noreen assumed…