As the Halloween costumes start flying off the shelves and candy starts showing up it seems like everywhere as we get closer the big day, we thought it would be fun to share some sweet facts on candy favorites across the US with you!
Candy, Candy, Everywhere!
With Americans spending an expected $2.6 Billion will be spent on trick-or-treating, that’s a whole heck of a lot of candy! Sink your teeth into these candy facts courtesy… just don’t forget to brush afterward!
- 179 million Americans celebrate Halloween
- Nearly 1/4 of all Halloween purchases are made online
- Among those who celebrate Halloween, 95% will purchase candy, spending about $27 on average
- Over 50% of parents stash some Halloween candy to enjoy later in the year
After your kids go trick-or-treating (and apparently after you get your share as well per the above!), bring some by the office during our Halloween Candy Buyback from November 1st – 9th. Help your teeth avoid a sugar overload by sending some treats to our troops! Find out more information here.
About Dr. Gregory Mansour
Owner of The Family Laser & Cosmetic Dentistry Center