The U.S. Small Business Administration reports there are nearly 28 million small businesses in the United States and they are responsible for creating 65 percent of new jobs.  In addition, small businesses strengthen the local economy by returning $68 for every $100 spent to the community through taxes, payroll, and other expenditures.

In an effort to boost the American economy, American Express is sponsoring the 2nd annual Small Business Saturday November 26, 2011. Many companies such as FedExGoogleFacebookeBay and 200 more are supporting the cause. Find the entire list of supporters at:!

Small Businesses like M R Products d/b/a Mr. Chain, keep dollars here in the United States while strengthening and promoting the health of the local economy. As a qualified small business, Mr. Chain has brought hundreds of jobs to the Manistee County area over the years and continues to promote the local economy with American-made plastic products.

Be sure to “Shop Small” November 26th!


Mr. Chain