Tag: Halloween costumes

70% of Americans will Celebrate Halloween

"Last year, Halloween spending reached $9 billion, the second highest Halloween spending seen post-recession. Consumers are ready to celebrate and shop to kick off the festivities. NRF and Prosper’s annual Halloween Spending Survey found that seven in 10 consumers planned to celebrate in 2018, and they spent an average of nearly $90 per person. Celebrants plan to purchase everything from decorations to candy to costumes (even for beloved pets)."

Americans to Spend $2.87 Billion on Halloween Costumes This Year

This Halloween, trick-or-treaters, party-goers and pampered pets will be dressing up in traditional spooky style with pumpkin, princess, witch and vampire costumes taking the top spots in NRF’s 2012 Top Costumes survey conducted by BIGinsight. Americans are expected to spend $2.87 billion on Halloween costumes this year according to a recent NRF survey, spending over $1.1 billion on children’s costumes, $1.4 billion on adult costumes, and $370 million on pet costumes.