Economic Worries Spook Consumer Spending for Halloween?

Halloween Costumes

Washington—With major retailers slated to begin their holiday sales campaigns before Halloween this year, those plans could be … [Read more...]

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It’s that time of the year: for something a bit creepy and crawly…and we always say there’s no reason not to add a bit of crystal … [Read more...]

Disney, Claire’s Bring a Bit of Halloween to St. Jude’s Hospital

Charlie Tahan of "Frankenweenie" joins Disney & Claire's to present Spook-tacular for patients and their families at St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.

Hoffman Estates, IL—Things got a little spooky—and a lot of fun—last Thursday at St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, … [Read more...]

NRF Report: No Spooking Spending This Halloween


Washington–A record 170 million people plan to celebrate Halloween this year, according to National Retail Federation (NRF)’s 2012 … [Read more...]

Wet Seal Q3 Profit Rises, but Cautious Ahead

Holiday promotion at Wet Seal

Foothill Ranch, CA—The Wet Seal reported Thursday that its third quarter profit met expectations but its sales struggled as the … [Read more...]

October Comp Sales Up, But Still Disappointing

October Sales

New York—Major retailers reported today their October comparable store sales were up 3.4% in total from last year, but below … [Read more...]

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Tarina Tarantino skull bracelet

Today’s the day we’ve been anxiously waiting for, although we do feel like we’ve been painting the town black and orange for weeks … [Read more...]

NRF: Expect “Boo”-ming Halloween Sales

"Zombie bride" one of the top sellers at Party City

Washington–Although Halloween still has a long way to go to catch up to Christmas in sales, the National Retail Federation (NRF) … [Read more...]

NRF: After Spooky 2009, Halloween Spending to Rebound

Halloween costumes make up the largest portion of spending for the holiday.

Washington–There will be no shortage of ghosts or goblins this Halloween as 148 million Americans partake in some sort of holiday … [Read more...]