Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade 2022

What would Thanksgiving be without the annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade? A yearly tradition for 98 years and counting, the Macy’s parade brings joy to families all over the world. The parade has continued to grow over the years with this year consisting of 30 balloons, seven balloonicles (ground-based balloons), 31 floats, 10 marching bands, 19 performers, 31 groups of clowns, and six performance groups. … Continue reading Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade 2022

Consumers and Holiday Spending

The highly anticipated day of thanks is here, stores have stocked their shelves, but there is a slight dilemma. The removal of limitations due to COVID-19 has caused an increase in spending. People have been advised to make early shopping trips as this holiday season 2 million more consumers than last year are expected to shop from Thanksgiving day through the weekend and into Cyber … Continue reading Consumers and Holiday Spending

Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

Similar to the New Years Eve ball dropping in New York City, The Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade is an event that is highly anticipated every year. First starting in 1924 on November 27th, it originally was a one-time event to showcase the new large Macy’s store which was 1 million square feet, with the intended purpose being retail.  The first one took place during the … Continue reading Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade