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September 16, 2020
Consumers celebrate Halloween despite COVID-19

Like many holidays this year, Americans are planning to celebrate Halloween despite the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. The autumnal holiday may look a ... more »

September 15, 2020
Halloween and Costume Association releases Halloween safety guidelines 

Navigating the upcoming Halloween holiday in the time of COVID-19 is different than before. The Halloween and Costume Association announced new tools ... more »

September 14, 2020
Macy’s releases details for its 2020 Thanksgiving Day Parade

Macy’s and the City of New York announced details of the reimagined plan for the safe production of Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade celebration. Fo ... more »



September 14, 2020
PFA cancels its 2021 Annual Conference & Trade Show

Paper First Affiliates (PFA) released a statement about the cancellation of its Annual Conference & Trade Show, which was scheduled for Jan. 3 ... more »

September 8, 2020
Disguise launches LEGO Star Wars-inspired Halloween costumes

Disguise, Inc., announced the first ever line of LEGO Star Wars costumes to be available in the market. These minifigure-style costumes are designed a ... more »

September 3, 2020
Thinking of You Week and GCA invite retailers, publishers to celebrate

Thinking of You Week USA and Greeting Card Association (GCA) are preparing for the 2020 Thinking of You Week, which will be held Sep. 21-27, 2020. Thi ... more »

September 3, 2020
Data indicates a need for economic stimulus measures

Data indicating that small business owners are increasingly pessimistic about the coronavirus shows the need for continued economic stimulus measures, ... more »


September 2, 2020
Oriental Trading shares 10 low-contact trick-or-treat ideas

Just in time for Halloween 2020, Oriental Trading Company has 10 fun, safe and creative low-contact trick-or-treat solutions to help ensure that famil ... more »

August 27, 2020
Report indicates cosplay costume market is expected to thrive

KD Market Insights, a provider of market intelligence products and services, has published a report on global cosplay costumes market research report. ... more »

August 26, 2020
IMC adapts buyer experience for Fall Design Week

This September, International Market Centers (IMC) will showcase its dual-venue design resource for the southeast – the Atlanta Decorative Arts Cent ... more »

August 24, 2020
Halloween promises to be a once in a lifetime celebration

Speculation abounds surrounding our beloved celebration of costumes, candy and community. The Halloween groundswell has begun early this year as Ameri ... more »

August 21, 2020
Atlanta Market successfully adapts for buying and safety

The first major market of the COVID-19 crisis – Summer 2020 Atlanta Market – saw serious buying, a safe shopping environment and a collective goal ... more »

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