November 13, 2014

This year, a Halloween that fell on Friday helped boost spending growth in October, according to the monthly SpendTrend report from First Data Corp. 

November 13, 2014

Having a Friday Halloween helped boost spending growth in October. 

November 7, 2014

Halloween fell on a Friday this year, producing a negative “Hollow Halloween” effect on store sales on Saturday, Nov. 1, according to analysis from RetailNext.

September 25, 2014

More than half of consumers will spend more for the Halloween holiday than they’ll spend for either Mother’s Day or Father’s Day, according to the 2014 Halloween Happenings Survey by Alliance Data Retail Services, which manages credit card programs.

September 22, 2014

Nearly three-quarters (74%) of U.S. households plan to spend money on Halloween-related items, according to the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC) Halloween Consumer Spending Survey.

September 23, 2013

Nearly 158 million consumers will participate in Halloween activities this year, slightly less than the historic high of 170 million people last year.

September 19, 2013

Spirit Halloween, the largest seasonal Halloween retailer in North America, has officially opened the doors of some 1,050 plus locations in the United States and Canada for the 2013 Halloween season.

September 6, 2013

PetSmart is allowing customers to virtually try Halloween costumes on their pets via Facebook.

September 25, 2012

Survey results released by the National Retail Federation found that 71.5% of Americans will celebrate Halloween this year, up from 68.6% last year and the most in NRF’s 10-year survey history.

October 13, 2011

Brixmor Property Group US said Tuesday that 21 leases have been executed with Spirit Halloween and 11 leases with Halloween City across Brixmor’s property portfolio.

October 5, 2011

General Growth Properties is leveraging social media to promote Halloween.

September 28, 2011

Halloween celebrations will be booming this year as more people than ever are expected to partake in traditional festivities.

September 15, 2011

In a survey released Wednesday by thrift retailer Savers Inc., the average family is expected to spend $300 on Halloween costumes, décor and celebrations this year.

October 27, 2008

Total spending this Halloween will rise 5% to $5.77 billion this year, according to IBISWorld...

August 31, 2008

The Joker’s wild this Halloween season—wildly popular that is. Dave Huffman, president of ...

September 23, 2007

Washington, Consumers are...