Wednesday, October 31, 2018

More US adults plan Halloween treat as spending hits $9bn

Boston Business Journal
More than 100m Americans are estimated to spend an average of $87 per head on Halloween, a scare for personal finances but a positive omen for the US retail industry ahead of the festive shopping season.

Traditionally celebrated by children, more young adults are embracing Halloween and splashing out on elaborate Instagram-friendly outfits and adorning their homes with pumpkins, cobwebs and orange and black knick-knacks.. . . more