Black businesses see increased sales amid racial reckoning

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BOSTON (AP) — When Mahdi Hashemian was looking for a bicycle for his 7-year-old daughter Zeynab last week, the Cambridge, Massachusetts, resident decided to skip his local cycle shops in favor of a Black-owned one a few miles away in Boston’s Dorchester neighborhood.

At Spokehouse, a bike shop with “Black Lives Matter”...

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Published on July 2, 2020 -  00:22
Black-owned businesses see boost in sales
Several black-owned businesses saw a spike in sales last month as a result of social media support for the black community. Google searches for black owned businesses reached an all-time high.

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