Google is embracing local businesses with Google Local business lookup which it has added to it’s mobile search facilities as this story from PC Magazine (12/4/2005) reports. The Google Local site can be accessed here.

Companies like ours where we manage the inventory data for local shops need to make product availability data accessable by such a Google Local search – the perfect marriage between a bricks and mortar small business and mobile technoogy powered through Google. Watch for this innovation soon.