clock menu more-arrow no yes mobile

Filed under:

Plaid Friday

Racked is no longer publishing. Thank you to everyone who read our work over the years. The archives will remain available here; for new stories, head over to, where our staff is covering consumer culture for The Goods by Vox. You can also see what we’re up to by signing up here.

Bay Area businesses are taking back Black Friday by spearheading Plaid Friday. It's an effort born in Oakland to encourage folks to shop local small business. Check out their website and Facebook pages to see who's participating. Gotta admit it sounds cooler than Small Business Saturday.