News

July 31, 2020
PFA mourns the loss of valued member, Monna Schwartz

PFA released the following statement about the passing of Monna Schwartz from SGS Paper Co. [caption id="attachment_6462" align="aligncenter" width ... more »

July 31, 2020
Retailers and brands gravitate to Bridge’s online community

Bridge, an online e-commerce community, saw significant increases in membership during the COVID-19 pandemic. Retail membership increased by 17% and n ... more »

July 31, 2020
LA Mart opens for permanent showroom business

In an effort to provide a safe shopping experience for buyers and retailers, the LA Mart announced that they will be open for showroom-only appointmen ... more »



July 31, 2020
Faire offers online trade show event

Earlier this year, Faire announced new tools and online events with the purpose of bringing the Faire community together to connect in the absence o ... more »

July 30, 2020
Retail shrink totals $61.7 billion in 2019

Theft, fraud and losses from other retail “shrink” totaled $61.7 billion in 2019, up from $50.6 billion the year before as industry security execu ... more »

July 29, 2020
Moose Toys’ Kindi Kids receives Toy of the Year nomination

Kindi Kids, Moose Toys' first foray into the preschool aisle, successfully debuted on shelves this summer. Given the high demand for the collection to ... more »

July 28, 2020
Strong Q2 earnings for Hershey yield potential positive Halloween results

The Hershey Company announced net sales and earnings for the second quarter ended June 28, 2020, and reported a consolidated net sales of $1,707.3 mil ... more »


July 27, 2020
NY NOW reveals re-imagined stationery destination

NY NOW unveiled plans to create a single stationery destination within its market. The reimagined stationery destination will be part of a re-branded ... more »

July 27, 2020
NRF shares trade credit insurance plan could increase liquidity during pandemic

The National Retail Federation (NRF) welcomed a report released this week calling for a federal backstop for trade credit insurance, saying the propos ... more »

July 24, 2020
NRF shares June retail sales data

Retail sales rose in June, seeing both a monthly increase and their first year-over-year gain since early in the year as more retailers and other busi ... more »

July 23, 2020
Consumers prepare students for back-to-school with potential record level spending

Consumers tentatively plan to spend a record amount to prepare students for school and college this year as they buy more laptops and computer accesso ... more »

July 21, 2020
Aurora World gifts Kids Wish Network truckloads of smiles

Aurora World, a maker of innovative designs for both play and collectible toys, continues to support Kids Wish Network during these unprecedented time ... more »

Interested in reading Party & Halloween Retailer? Get one year of Party & Halloween Retailer in both print and digital editions FREE.

Subscribe Today »

website development by deyo designs