Monday, March 5, 2018

St. Patrick’s Day spending on pace to hit a record

Chain Store Age

Retailers could expect to see a lot more “green” this St. Patrick’s Day.

Americans plan to spend a record $5.9 billion to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day this year. Besides being an increase from last year’s previous record of $5.3 billion, it is the highest level in the 14-year history of the annual St. Patrick’s Day survey from the National Retail Federation and Prosper Insights & Analytics.. . . more