Hershey’s is preparing for a downturn in trick-or-treating candy sales by extending the Halloween shopping season at stores like Albertson’s. The company relies on Halloween for 10% of their sales, according to CNN Business. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. It might be the dog days of summer, but […]
Halloween is a deadly night for pedestrians, especially children, as families trick-or-treat in the dark. For kids between four and eight, death rates increase ten-fold, a study by JAMA Pediatrics found. The solutions are simple, researchers say, and their benefits don’t have to be limited to one night per year. […]
Zillow released a list of the top 20 US cities for trick-or-treating. These places have high home values, an abundance of kids under 10, and houses that are close together. Presidio Heights in San Francisco and Bel Air in Los Angeles made the list. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more […]
Trick-or-treating has a long and winding history, beginning as a tradition during a Celtic holiday in medieval Europe. The modern version of the Halloween tradition began to take shape after it was brought to the US in the 19th century. Read on for the history of trick-or-treating and other Halloween […]
With Halloween fast approaching, Americans are gearing up for the holiday, purchasing costumes, hanging up decorations, and most importantly, stocking up on candy. According to the National Retail Federation’s seasonal trends report, more than 160 million Americans are going to buy candy for Halloween this year. Read on for 15 […]
Even though trick-or-treating will look different this year, do you ever wonder why kids usually take to the streets to collect candy on Halloween? Halloween’s origins can be traced back to a 2,000-year-old Celtic festival called Samhain. Halloween is rooted in many traditions, and Insider decided to investigate all of […]
Kids in one of America's richest towns came up...
This Halloween, several people in California ingested trick-or-treating candy allegedly tainted with illegal drugs. One boy became ill over the weekend after trick-or-treating in Huntington Beach, according to CBS Los Angeles reports. He started to have nightmares and wouldn’t go back to sleep when his parents decided to take him […]
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San Francisco, Boston, and Honolulu, of all places, top the list of the best U.S. cities for trick-or-treating, according to Zillow’s 2013 Trick-or-Treat Index. It’s the third year running these cities have ranked as the top three in this order. The index ranks cities by how much candy they give […]
[credit provider=”statigr.am/etn81″ url=”http://statigr.am/p/313951409451906089_776868″] Halloween is here, and kids around the U.S. are eager to fill their buckets and bags with enough candy to last them— well, until the end of the week, we hope. But before they can hit the streets, parents will probably want to know where their kids are […]